A Dublin Story Stills
Push Hand Stills
Behind the scenes stills
Tamara Anghie has
been working in the film and new media industries for the past
12 years. While completing a Degree in Film & Media Studies
in Melbourne, Australia, she wrote, produced, directed and
edited several short film & video productions, including a
final degree piece, a 12 minute short film, “Baby Blue”. She
has co-produced several other low budget short films & music
videos and has worked on public television as a news & current
affairs producer and as a camera operator and editor.
Tamara has worked as a production
assistant for several film companies which have taken her all
around Australia and South-East Asia working on television
commercials, corporate videos and promotional travel
Having discovered the power of
Macintosh computers, she merged her interest in film with
technology and began a career in new media, working as a
production assistant on one of the first multimedia & CD-Rom
productions in Australia in 1993.
Since moving to the United Kingdom in
1994, Tamara worked freelance for the BBC, MBC, Channel 4 and
for several production companies on corporate videos, before
continuing on the new media path.
After producing two highly acclaimed
“edutainment” CD-Rom productions for FIG/Flagtower Publishing,
Tamara’s interest in the more visual medium re-surfaced which
led her into the computer games industry. Working for the
Psygnosis/Sony Entertainment Group as a Producer, she produced PC and console
games including “Wipeout 64”, before accepting the role of
Producer of the Games Channel for the Interactive Services arm
of telecommunications giants, ntl.
Finding the existing world of
television interactivity creatively stifling, Tamara returned
to film-making and is working as a producer and production
manager on several documentary and short film projects in
Recent productions include production
management of The Simon Communities of Ireland promotional
shorts which will be aired on television, in festivals and
potentially cinemas in 2004 and a 17 minute, 35mm short
Over the past year, Tamara has
worked as a producer with Edwina Forkin and Jimmy Watson as
part of Zanzibar/celtic mouse productions’ short film projects
and recently produced a 14 minute short film, “A Dublin
Story”, a coming-of-age story about Irish street kids, for RTÉ
which won the Kodak Tiernan McBride Prize for Best Irish Short
at the Galway Film Fleadh 2003 and also Best Irish Short at
the Foyle International Film Festival. She worked for Bord
Scannán na hÉireann as production manager on the Short Short,
“Martin”, produced by celtic mouse productions ltd has just
produced another RTÉ 14 minute short film, “Push Hands”,
promoting racial tolerance and understanding in modern-day
Ireland. “Push Hands” is Tamara’s first short under her own
business, Hopscotch Productions, and was executive produced by
celtic mouse productions ltd.
Tamara is currently producing “Luka” a
Bord Scannán na hÉireann “Short Shorts” for celtic mouse
Producing for celtic mouse the BSE/IFB the short film
LUKA written and directed by Adrienne
Michel - Long.
Managed for celtic mouse:
BSE/IFB 3min Short Shorts ‘Martin’
written by Geoff Everson, directed by Imogen Murphy
and produced by James Watson.
Produced for celtic mouse
/ Zanzibar films:
RTE / Film Base funded short film ‘A Dublin Story’ written by
Brian Ó Tiomáin and directed by Graham Cantwell and
produced by Tamara Anghie.
Co-produced for celtic mouse
and Hopscotch Productions:
The RTE / Galway Film Centre funded short
film 'Push Hands' written and to be directed by
Stephanie Green and produced Tamara
Tamara Anghie officially joined Zanzibar Films as
a producer in April 2004. We wish her every success and
thank her for her hard work and commitment on her collaborations
and co-productions with celtic mouse. thank you x.
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