Projects in Development

As a screenwriter, Neasa is developing the following feature film projects.



Sea Fever
produced by Fantastic Films Ireland

A science student finds herself isolated from her superstitious trawler crew
as they struggle to overcome a deadly parasite in their water supply.

The script was shortlisted for the AMPAS Nicholl Fellowship in Screenwriting 2015.
It was selected at the Frontieres Film Festival as one of 12 showcase projects,
as well as at the Les Arcs Film Festival as one of 9 showcase projects,
and won a prize at the London Film Awards.

Sea Fever is supported by Creative Europe and by the Irish Film Board.



Breakfast at The New Yorker
produced by Deadpan Pictures Ireland

A narrative fiction drawn from the life of Maeve Brennan:
writer, wit and wayfarer in residence between Manhattan and Dublin.
Breakfast at The New Yorker is supported by Creative Europe and the Irish Film Board.



When an astrophysicist finds life in her interstellar dust samples,
she’s forced to navigate the treacherous zone where pure scientific research collides with money, prestige and power. Developed with the support of the Irish Film Board.