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ALAN FRIEL JOINS DARK ENERGY.
15 January 2019

Dark Energy's ongoing talent search has now led them to seasoned filmmaker Alan Friel.

A commercials director and maker of short films by trade, the Irishman remains committed to the art of what he calls "storytelling and make-believe" after a string of high-profile ad campaigns and acclaimed side projects.


Now he's on the books at Dark Energy, Friel is keen to see what founder Matt Brown has lined up in 2019: "I'm excited to be joining such a progressive production company. Matt is very director and creative-led, so it's a very motivating place to be."


Alan has the ability to draw out authentic performances across his genre-fluid, award-winning body of work.

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Another draw for Friel is the chance to hone his already impressive TVC skills further: "I really enjoy being creative and proactively seeking opportunities to allow stories to flourish… and to create exciting worlds for brands to live in."



Naturally, Friel's new partner in crime, Matt Brown, is confident the Irishman will deliver: "Alan has the ability to draw out authentic performances across his genre-fluid, award-winning body of work. Whether it's small people, animals, or supermarkets, Alan injects a little bit of magic into each story he touches."

For more on what Alan Friel can bring to your next project, ring Dark Energy's Seb Dean on 07904 876 798 or email him via sebdean@darkenergyfilms.com.

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