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Glenn Montgomery

Writer - Film / Drama

Agent: Jean Kitson - jean@kitsonpress.co.uk

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Glenn is a Dublin based screenwriter. His first short Joyriders won Best First Irish Short, Galway Film Fleadh, 2006 and Best Short Film, Irish Film & TV Award 2007. His first feature film as screenwriter The Other Side of Sleep (co -writer/ director Rebecca Daly), received its world premiere during Directors Fortnight at the Cannes Film Festival 2011. His next feature Mammal, starring Rachel Griffiths and Barry Keoghan, premiered at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival. Their third feature togetjer is currently in production. Glenn is currently working on the scripts for several feature film projects including a period drama set in 1914 in Monte Carlo called Savage Heart (as sole writer, in development with Underground Films) and Golgotha (sole writer, in development with the Irish Film Board). Glenn has been selected for the BBC TV Drama Writers’ Programme 2017.

Work

Current

BBC TV Drama Writers' Programme
BBC/Left Bank Pictures

Developing an original TV Drama as part of this prestigious programme.

Good Favour
SP Films

Feature film. Co-writer / director Rebecca Daly. In post-production.

The Midnight Choir
Fastnet Films

Feature in development

Siberia
Savage Productions

Original feature in development

Golgotha
Irish Film Board

Feature film. Writer. In development.

Savage Heart
Underground Films

Feature film. Producer Rachel Lysaght. In development.

Film

Mammal (2015)
Fastnet Films

Feature film, producers Macdara Kelleher/John Kelleher. Director/co-writer Rebecca Daly. Completed and premiered at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival

The Other Side of Sleep (2010)
Fastnet Films

Feature film. Produced by Morgan Bushe and Macdara Kelleher. Directed and co-written by Rebecca Daly.
Selected: Director’s Fortnight Cannes, 2011
Toronto Film Festival, 2011
Galway Film Fleadh 2011

Joyriders (2006)
Halflight Productions / Short Cuts Scheme

Short film. Producer by Rachel Lysaght. Directed and co-written by Rebecca Daly.
Winner: Best First Irish Short, Galway Film Fleadh, 2006
Best Short Film, Irish Film and Television Award 2007
Best Actress Festival du Courts Metrages Bruxelles 2007