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JON HOZIER-BYRNE SIGNS TO RUSSELL CURRAN
12 December 2019

Irish filmmaker Jon Hozier-Byrne has signed to Russell Curran's roster of directors.

The Dublin native taught film at University College Dublin before founding his own production company in 2014, and has since become an in-demand director of music promos and commercials alike - in addition to his debut short film premiering at Cannes.

The up-and-coming artist is particularly known for his work with acts like Hermitage Green, Little Hours, and - of course - his own little brother, Hozier. The promo for 'Nina Cried Power' features activists from all over Ireland, and demonstrates Hozier-Byrne's ability to draw out emotional, naturalistic performances.


In addition to his well-received forays into the music world, Hozier-Byrne has also been hard at work developing his commercial reel. A recent ad for craft brewery Wicklow Wolf, for example, demonstrates a knack for rural photography as he tours the surrounding countryside.



Naturally, Russell Curran's Executive Producer Anne-Marie Curran is pleased to bring such a versatile director on board: "We have always striven to represent the best of Irish talent. Jon creates work that is both challenging and entertaining, and he is a fantastic addition to the Russell Curran family."

For more information on Jon Hozier-Byrne, ring Russell Curran HQ on +353 87 246 4493 or drop them a line via production@russellcurran.com.

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