About Patrick Rooney

Patrick Rooney is an award-winning freelance director and filmmaker, working under the title of DEAR FRIEND Films. He produces a variety of high quality, professional video and film content: from feature films, short films and documentaries, to promotional videos, showreels and other online content. Based in Glasgow, Scotland, Patrick is experienced in working with various communities and organisations across the U.K., as well as with a number of international clients. He also continues to collaborate with other production companies across the U.K. 

His work has been selected for several international film festivals, as well as having been featured on national TV. He studied Digital Filmmaking at the SAE Institute, Glasgow, gaining a First-Class BA Hons degree.

Patrick's debut feature-length documentary film, 'In The Red', premiered on YouTube in April 2020. The film has received great praise and is available to watch for free on the YouTube platform (you can view more about the film on the Work page). The Director's Cut of 'In The Red' is currently on the film festival circuit, having been selected and nominated in 17 international film festivals so far, as well as win 4 awards including 'Best Feature' at the Black Hills Moto Film Festival.

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"Each individual film and video project that I work on is always tailor-made for you and your brand. Whether you are a new business and just starting up, or you are experienced and in need of new video content, please feel free to get in touch to discuss your ideas!"