Fortitude Review: Visually stunning, gripping and well worth a watch despite many MANY characters

It seems every broadcaster needs to pay homage to Nordic cinema and this is Sky's attempt - the big budget Fortitude. With a stellar cast - including Academy Award and Golden Globe nominees and the odd BAFTA winner - and a few faces viewers will remember from over the years (like Shameless' ...

April 28th, 2015 | blog | 0 Comment

Interview with John Conroy – DOP of upcoming ‘Fortitude’

2015 is destined to be a big year for Irish DOP John Conroy with a trifecta of impressive international television shows airing in the New Year. First up, there is the Sky Atlantic show ‘Fortitude’. Starring Richard Dormer and Stanley Tucci, the show tells the story of a violent crime occurring ...

April 28th, 2015 | blog | 0 Comment

BAFTA nomination for Luther

The nominations for the 2014 BAFTA Television Craft Awards have been announced with several Irish industry professionals confirmed as nominees. The awards honour the very best of the behind-the-scenes talent working in television. This year’s awards ceremony took place on Sunday 27 April at the ...

May 4th, 2014 | blog | 0 Comment

The Sea : Screen Daily

A beautifully shot wallow in sadness, memory and self-pity, the elegantly made The Sea may lack real dramatic drive as it favours haunting slowness over pace, but the film’s emotional still waters run deep and the film is gently watchable as a series of fine actors deliver nuanced and powerful ...

April 8th, 2014 | blog | 0 Comment

Interview with John Conroy : Definition Magazine

BASIC INSTINCT Instinct in a cinematographer for the best possible shot is a moment that has been, in John Conroy’s case, nurtured and fine-tuned over nearly 30 years of shooting experience. We talk to him about his craft and how digital helps him fight budget restraints and crazy schedules. As ...

October 8th, 2013 | blog | 0 Comment