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IWR IS AN INDEPENDENT MEDIA COMPANY

We create and produce engaging factual TV and audio for broadcast.  Our evolution into feature drama and digital  content builds upon a track record of award-winning documentary and visual story telling. 










STORIES


Our stories air in Ireland on RTÉ and TG4, at international film festivals, on commercial radio and on digital.

Recent broadcasts include:

Son of Kerry, Son of Sam, drama documentary. Forty years on, the story of how a Kerryman led the largest manhunt New York had ever seen to capture ‘Son of Sam’, one of America’s most notorious serial killers.  [TG4, BAI]

Tunnel Tigers - a powerful documentary about men from Donegal who, generation after generation, flocked to tunnel hard rock in Britain's mines and power stations [TG4]

When Summer’s in the Meadow recorded in the Irish American heartland of New York City, this documentary uncovers how the ballad Danny Boy became an anthem for an entire immigrant community [RTÉ]

ICA - four part TV series telling the heart warming history of this uniquely Irish institution [TG4]

In Development: Eternity One - Sci-fi feature thriller.


CONVERSATIONS


We create engaging and thought-provoking audio for broadcast on traditional platforms and on digital.
Some highlights: 

Politics, Pleasure and Empire  - two part horticultural history series that brings to life the story of 17th and 18th century ornamental garden-making in Ireland. [RTÉ Lyric, 2017]

Heat Island - new series exploring what's happening and how we're coping as climate change affects the island, [Newstalk, 2018]

Cot Fisher Kings, a documentary about the forgotten world of cot fishermen and the rural river communities they inhabit. [National PPI Award Winner 2012]

Women’s Edition, live studio series examining women’s issues in Europe + the developing world from land access rights to political participation.  [Agri-Journalist of the Year Nominee 2014]

Environmental + Design programming Wild Lives [8 x 30”] Our Food [8 x 30”] and Placemakers [4x 30"] how we influence and are shaped by the places we live in.

In production:   In the Wind - a poetic radio hour that  explores what we are losing in nature and why, or if it matters. 2018.

WHAT THEY SAY

  • “a wistfully beguiling documentary from TG4 this week” 


     “a joyful voyage” 


    IRISH TIMES
    TV Review
  • PPI DOCUMENTARY AWARD WINNER,  2012


    Cot Fisher Kings



    RADIO OSCARS
  • “When Summer’s in the Meadow is a stimulating piece. 

    popular entertainment and nuanced”


    
“artful radio”


    IRISH TIMES
    Radio Review

LINKS

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