Dónall Mac Cath has worked widely as a writer, director, and designer for theatre, film, and broadcast. Commissioning bodies include BBC Drama, Radio 4, BBC Films, Jagriti Theatre Bangalore, Aisling Ghéar, and others. He has recently undertaken a PhD in NI theatre and has lectured in theatre studies, film, and related fields at a number of academic institutions, including Ulster University, Queen’s University Belfast, and Central School of Speech and Drama. His work has won a number of awards, and critical acclaim. He is fluent in Irish (Gaeilge) as well as English and French.