Sharing my Films at the Womens Voices Conference U.C.C

Its been a long time. Making films is on going.Updating my website has not been so. I resolve to be more vigilant. On that note I have been inspired by participating in the Womens Voices Conference at University College Cork last weekend.I was given an opportunity to share some elements of my work and to […]

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le non dit screening this evening october 8 2015 Gate Cork

Film screens at the GaTE cinema, Cork  this evening october 8 2015 9PM.Thank you to the  Indie Cork Festival

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The Pieces of me is available to buy as a DVD

A piece of information  for those who would like a copy of The Pieces of Me. the film, in its  original length, i.e. 59 minutes, unedited almost!  is available for purchase  in the ‘Quay c0-op health food shop,24 Sullivan’s Quay, Cork (021) 431 7660. This is a rare  opportunity to  access  the Extras sections also on the DVD. These […]

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Le Non Dit is screening

It is a good feeling to post a final outcome! Well what I mean is clearly the struggle goes on, but there is a moment of light: “Le Non Dit” Is screening at the Cork Indie Festival, October 8th, the Gate Cinema.It is great that the word is out there. It is also an acknowledgement […]

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The Piece of Me screens in Cork

Cork Feminista Film Collective are organising a screening of  ’The Pieces of Me’. There is also a panel discussion after . Hopefully some light will be shed on the legal, psychological and social constraints that still frame that almost impossibly tricky tracing process.Check out the information below. It would be cool if people could make […]

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release all Adoption files

It is quite simple really. I want my Adoption files. I want to see my Fathers name that is apparently written over in black ink in one of my spurious Baptism Certs. I just want to see all the paperwork. Why? Because its part of my History. We are all entitled to that surely. Attempts […]

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Maybe the truth

The Mother and Baby Home Inquiry initiated by Dail Eireann has triggered curiosity again for me. Dare I admit there is a glimmer of hope, a glimpse of a possibility that maybe, just maybe all of us affected by Adoption may well one fine day access our birth records. The parameters of inquiry need to […]

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Exciting work on Le non Dit

I want to check in after the Adoption Conference. It was a positive experience. I got the opportunity to listen to and meet Philomena Lee, an amazing lady with a heart rending story I also had the opportunity to screen my Film, “The Pieces of Me” I have re-connected with some people who participated in […]

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Screening at Adoption Conference

U.C.C. is running an Adoption conference on September 4 and 5th 2014. http://www.carolokeeffedocumentary.com It has a fairly dynamic Programme: Philomena lee is a guest speaker for instance.”The Pieces of Me” is screening there on Thursday at 4.15PM.I am happy  to be a part the discourse and trust that the angle from adopted people is, for sure being […]

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Screening Fastnet Film Festival

I am posting to say “Connect”, probably the most abstract audacious Film I have made so far is screening at Fastnet Film Festival, Schull. It is in at the Adelphi Theatre Schull ,Thursday May 22 at the unearthly Hour of 10AM. It is cool though. Hear it is a great Festival. I look forward to seeing people […]

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