Darren Doherty

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019 - 2020Director
Online
Macbeth (Online Trailer Campaign)
Darren Doherty
The Shakespeare project
2018 - 2019Screenwriter (Story Development/Project Development/Treatment)
Film (Feature)
Red London 1894Wild Peak Films/Happiest Hours Entertainment
20181st AD
Online
Fairy Job (Comedy Series)
Christine Entwistle
Doyouwishtocontinue
2016 - 2017Writer/Director
Film (Feature)
Eve's Song
Darren Doherty
Darren Doherty Films
20161st AD, Actor
Film (Short)
Man Hunt
Christine Entwistle
Christine Entwistle
2013Co Writer (Story) Director
Film (Short)
Poisoned
Darren Doherty
Firehouse Films
2010 - 2012Writer/Director/Production Designer
Film (Short)
Tied
Darren Doherty
Darren Doherty Films
1996 - 2002Animator, Animation Director
Television / TV
The Mark Thomas Comedy Product
Andy DeEmmony, Michael Cumming
Lawless Films
1998 - 2000Actor
Film (Short)
Plaza
Martyn Pick
Bermuda Shorts
1998 - 2000Animator, Animation Director
Commercial
BBC America Idents
Darren Doherty
BBC
1999 - 2000Writer/Director/Production Designer
Film (Short)
The Furry Lady
Darren Doherty
Channel 4/UK Film Council/Fat Monkey
1999Animator, Animation Director
Commercial
The Real Monty Python Night
Darren Doherty
BBC
1998Art Department
Film (Short)
The Boot
Peter Boyd McClean
Big Sole Films
1997Animator/Animation Director - Mushroom Trip Sequence
Animation
Crapston VillasSpitting Image Productions
1996Animation Assistant
Commercial
Kellog's Dig'Em
Paul Vester
Speedy Films
1995 - 1996Animator
Television / TV
The Strip Show
Darren Doherty
Spitting Image Productions, Channel 4
1996Animator, Animation Director
Television / TV
The Mark Thomas Comedy Product
Andy DeEmmony, Michael Cumming
Lawless Films
1996Animator, Animation Director
Television / TV
Mark Thomas Comedy Product
Andy DeEmmony
Lawless Films
1994Writer/Director
Film (Short)
The Wooden Leg
Darren Doherty
Arts University Bournemouth
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2011Rogue Film SchoolWerner Herzog's Rogue Film School
    2008Improvisation for DirectorsLondon Film School
    2006Berlinale TalentsBerlin Film Festival - Berlinale Talents
    2004M.A ScreenwritingUniversity Arts London
    1995Film & AnimationArts University Bournemouth

    About me

    Screenwriter, Director, Script Editor, Animation Director, Animator

    Darren Doherty is a London based independent Writer-Director. Starting out as an animator at Spitting Image Productions, Darren went on to direct animated sketches for various comedy shows in the UK such as Friday Night Armistice, Mark Thomas Comedy Product and Crapston Villas. He worked on commercials, Idents and music videos in a variety of media, and his short films have been screened at numerous international film festivals worldwide. Darren was selected to take part in the Berlin Talent Campus in 2006 and Werner Herzog’s first European Rogue Film School in London in 2011. He was also a finalist for the John Brabourne ‘Big Five Comedy Award’ in 2010.

    He is also currently developing the surreal short film 'Slug' and the Northern Ireland set Thriller ‘Eve’s Song’.

  • Skills

    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Organization/Union Membership
    • Directors UK (UK)
    Experienced in
    • Animation
    • Arts
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Film (Feature)
    • Film (Short)
    • Music Promo
    • Television