Congratulations to Independent Pictures for picking up the award for Best Documentary Series with “John Lonergan’s Circus” at last week’s IFTA awards!
In the series former governor of Mount Joy prison, John Lonergan, uses a process known as ‘social circus’ where the tough challenge of performing is used to improve self-esteem, team work and discipline within a group of disadvantaged youths.
Post production began in April 2013 with Gorilla carrying out the sound mix, grade and online editing
The 4 x 40′ series was directed by Judy Kelly and produced by Anna Rogers. Executive Producer was Conor Moloney. It was broadcast on RTE One.