Patrick Ryan

Screenwriter and Director

Patrick Ryan is an award-winning screenwriter and director based in Dublin. His writing work has placed as a Semi-Finalist in the Nicholl Fellowships, as well as being selected for the BBC Writersroom.

His films have screened at festivals across the world, including a premiere at the prestigious Slamdance Film Festival for his first feature ‘Darkness on the Edge of Town’. He has also directed short films and numerous music videos for international and independent artists.

Patrick works under the banner of Lagoon Company, a production company he founded with cinematographer and long-time collaborator Tommy Fitzgerald.

Watch Patrick Ryan and Jon Hozier-Byrne’s event here on Tuesday 24th November 2020 at 9.00am.

Image of Writer and director Patrick Ryan
Darkness on the Edge of Town Poster by Patrick Ryan