Carmel Winters


Carmel Winters is an award-winning storyteller, the maker of bold and innovative drama for stage and screen.

Snap, her debut feature as writer/director, has been critically acclaimed as ‘engrossing… nervy, audacious filmmaking’ (Variety) and ‘a masterclass in storytelling’, (HotPress) picking up a host of awards at international A-list festivals, including Critic’s Choice, (Karlovy-Vary), Best Film (Montevideo), Best Film and Best Director (Dublin Critic’s Circle at the JDIFF).

Her most recent theatre plays include: Witness, which she wrote and directed for its premiere production at Fit Up Theatre Festival, August, 2013; Best Man, directed by Michael Barker Caven and produced by the Everyman Cork with Project Arts Dublin and Cork Midsummer, June/July 2013. Her 2011 Abbey debut, B for Baby, won the Irish Times Theatre Award for Best New Play.

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