About Patrick Rooney

Patrick Rooney is an award-winning freelance 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, and continues to collaborate with other production companies regularly on multiple projects.

His work has been selected for numerous international film festivals, as well as having been featured on national TV (Live at Five, STV2). He studied Digital Filmmaking at the SAE Institute, Glasgow, gaining a First-Class BA Hons degree. Once graduated, Patrick had a 9-month Internship with the prestigious production company 'Plum Films' in Edinburgh.

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 for 15 international film festivals so far, as well as win 3 awards including 'Best Documentary Feature' at the OTB Film Awards. The film has also gained four other award nominations so far.

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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!

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