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Paul Barrett
Worked at Beochan
Attends Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology
Lives in Belfast, UK
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The Witch (2016)
THE WITCH (2016) What makes a film good? Or is good the right word? I haven’t a clue, that’s why I’m writing this. But also I think I do know because I’m very opinionated and stubborn and that’s also why I’m writing this. ‘The Witch’ (or ‘The VVitch’ if you...
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Childs Play
I recently watched all the 'Childs Play'/Chucky movies. At the same time last year I watched all the 'Saw' movies in one weekend but have since forgotten a lot of how I felt about them so I figured I’d write down my thoughts on these while it was still fres...
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Spectre
Spoilers I seemed to be one of the few people that didn’t like ‘Skyfall’ that much. Everyone loved it when it came out but it does look some people have cooled on it since. Unfortunately ‘Spectre’ seems to have a lot of the same problems and I liked it ev...
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Tomorrowland: A World Beyond (2015)
Tomorrowland: A World Beyond I absolutely couldn’t get over the ending of Tomorrowland so I’m going to write about it and the events of the movie leading up to it. As in, the whole movie.  SPOILER ALERT FOR THE WHOLE MOVIE! We begin with George Clooney as a...
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The VES Handbook of Visual Effects
Books on Film The VES Handbook of Visual Effects Edited by Jeffrey A. Okun &  Susan Zwerman Unlike the last book I talked about this one is long (1138 pages) and also kinda expensive (a new copy is about £40 on Amazon). I’d also call it essential reading fo...
Books on Film The VES Handbook of Visual Effects Edited by Jeffrey A. Okun &  Susan Zwerman Unlike the last book I talked about this one is long (1138 pages) and also kinda expensive (a new copy is about £4...
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In the Blink of an Eye
Books on Film In The Blink of an Eye by Walter Murch Walter Murch was an editor on ‘Apocalypse Now’, ‘The Conversation’, ‘The Talented Mr. Ripley’ and a bunch of others. This book is based on a lecture he gave on editing. It’s a short book (146 pages) and o...
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I watched all the Chucky movies and wrote about them
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Wrote a review of Spectre
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July 2015 Watched/Read
Watched/Read July 2015 Things got pretty busy in work this month so there isn’t a whole lot on the list. I only watched 8 movies all month! Pretty sure that’s a record for me. Movies Terminator Genisys This and Jurassic World are both sequels that came out ...
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I wrote a thing about the VES Handbook. I recommend it for anyone interested in VFX or directing.
Books on Film The VES Handbook of Visual Effects Edited by Jeffrey A. Okun &  Susan Zwerman Unlike the last book I talked about this one is long (1138 pages) and also kinda expensive (a new copy is about £4...
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Here's a short thing I wrote about a great book on editing
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Screenwriting 101 Film Crit Hulk
Screenwriting 101 Film Crit Hulk What kind of name is ‘Film Crit Hulk’? Okay so, this always leads to an awkward introduction. This guy is easily my favourite person writing about movies right now. He works in the film industry but can’t reveal who he is so...
Screenwriting 101 Film Crit Hulk What kind of name is ‘Film Crit Hulk’? Okay so, this always leads to an awkward introduction. This guy is easily my favourite person writing about movies right now. He works in the...
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Interested in Writing/Directing/Photography/Digital Effects
Introduction
Freelance Filmmaker / VFX Artist based in Dublin Ireland. Wrote and directed two short films, shot a couple of documentary shorts and worked on FX for multiple shorts and music videos. Worked as a Compositor on Igam Ogam Season 2.
Education
  • Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology
    Film & Television, present
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Gender
Male
Work
Occupation
Freelance at N/A
Skills
After Effects, VFX, Title Design, Compositing,
Employment
  • Beochan
    Trainee Compositor, 2013 - 2013
    Igam Ogam - Season 2Compositing on a Stop Motion series using After Effects. Rig removal, Removing flicker, touch-ups and occasional 2D animation.
  • JAM Media
    Digital Artist, 2014 - 2014
    Roy - Season 4
  • Freelance
    Filmmaker/VFX Artist, 2008 - present
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Currently
Belfast, UK
Previously
Galway, Ireland
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