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Megan K. Fox

Film + TV Director
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Filmography
  • Eastenders
    2022 — TV Series 4 × — 30 mins
  • Fair City
    2018-2021 — TV Series 13 × — 25 mins
  • Love in the Time of Corona
    2020 — Short Film
  • Cailín Álainn
    2019 — Short Film — 12 mins
  • The Shift
    2018 — Short Film
  • Calling Home
    2017 — Short Film — 20 mins
  • Cult Called Man: Make It Easy
    2016 — Music Video
  • Girl
    2016 — Short Film — 4 mins
  • Slow Down
    2015 — Short Film — 4 mins
  • Battle
    2015 — Short Film — 9 mins
  • Grosvenor Square
    2013 — Short Film — 16 mins
Awards
  • 2021 — Winner
    OFFline Film Festival — Best Irish Short. Love in the Time of Corona
  • 2020 — Winner
    RTÉ Illuminations — Commission Award. Love in the Time of Corona
  • 2020 — Winner
    Belfast Film Festival — Best Irish Short. The Shift
  • 2019 — Winner
    Iffy Film Festival — Best Short. The Shift
  • 2019 — Nominee
    Iris Film Prize — Best Film. Cailín Álainn
  • 2019 — Winner
    Underwire Festival — XX Award. The Shift
  • 2018 — Winner
    Cork International Film Festival — Best Cork Short. The Shift
  • 2018 — Winner
    Kerry County Arts Office — Kerry Film Bursary Award. Cailín Álainn (2018)
  • 2018 — Competitive Scheme
    Screen Skills Ireland & RTÉ — Multi camera Training Programme. Fair City
  • 2017 — Winner
    Inside Housing 'Reel Homes' Competition — Funding Award £15K. Calling Home
  • 2017 — Winner
    Lady Filmmakers Festival L.A. — Illuminate Prize. Calling Home
  • 2017 — Nominee
    Young Directors Awards Ireland — Best Charity Film. Calling Home
  • 2017 — Nominee
    Underground Cinema Awards — Best International Film. Calling Home
  • 2017 — Winner
    Shooting People — Film of the Month. Girl
  • 2017 — Winner
    Underwire Festival — Best Director Under 25. Girl
  • 2017 — Selection
    WFTV UK Lifetime® Shorts Competition — . Girl
  • 2017 — Winner
    Feminist Film Festival — Best Short Film. Girl
  • 2017 — Winner
    Think Big Awards — Most Inspirational Project. Girl
  • 2017 — Winner
    Die Erste Vertikale — Cinematic Art Award. Girl
  • 2016 — Nominee
    Kinsale Sharks — Best New Irish Director. Slow Down
  • 2016 — Nominee
    Leed's Young Film Festival — Independent Directors Award. Slow Down
  • 2015 — Winner
    Colchester Film Festival — Best 60 Hour Film. Slow Down
  • 2015 — Winner
    Wendy's Shorts — Best Short Intl. LGBTQ Drama. Slow Down

Megan K. Fox is the award-winning Irish Writer/Director of short films including Cailín Álainn (2019), The Shift (2018), Calling Home (2017) and GIRL (2016).

Megan is a regular director on long running Irish soap Fair City, and will begin directing on BBC’s Eastenders in January 2022.

​She is a graduate of the MA Directing programme at Met Film School London, and completed Screenwriting classes at Trinity College Dublin. Highlights of her career thus far include​ being screened alongside the Basquiat exhibition at the Barbican Centre, winning the WFTV Lifetime Shorts Competition and Best Director Under 25 award at Underwire, along with prestigious nominations including the Young Directors Award Ireland and the Kinsale Sharks.

Megan directed her first comedy, The Shift, in 2018. It was awarded funding through the Film in Cork Script Award 2018 and premiered at Cork Film Festival where it began its festival journey by winning the title of Best Cork Short.  The film went on to win further awards including Best Short Film at Belfast Film Festival.

Her latest short, Cailín Álainn, is a tender bilingual coming-of-age film about a transgender teen, which secured the inaugural Kerry Film Bursary in 2018 and is now enjoying an exciting festival run that has already included DIFF, Galway Film Fleadh, Newport Beach Film Festival, GAZE, Leeds International Film Festival, Aesthetica and a nomination for the prestigious Iris Prize.​