Tom Hopkins

Film + TV Director


  • The Orb
    2021 — Short Film
  • Teach Glas
    2014–15 — TV Series
  • Amhran na bhFiann
    2008 — TV Documentary
  • O
    2005 — Short Film
  • Close
    2003 — Short Film
  • Skin Deep
    2003 — Play
  • Fear and Justice
    2001 — Short Film
  • Inferno
    2001 — Short Film
  • 2006 — Winner
    Irish Digital Media Award — Best Short Film. Close
  • 2004 — Winner
    Venice Film Festival — Special Mention Short Film. Close
  • 2003 — Winner
    Stewart Parker Award — Best New Writing. Skin Deep

Tom Hopkins is an award-winning director, working in film, TV, commercials, theatre, video and animation. Tom is the founding director of One Productions, which produces screen and interactive content across all channels. Tom is a narrative, documentary film and TV director producing media for international audiences. Tom’s output includes a 12-part lifestyle Series ’Teach Glas’ for TG4 on environmental and green technologies in the home, the documentary ’Amhran Na Bhfiann’ for TG4 on 100 years of the Irish National Anthem and a range of film output broadcast on RTE, Channel 4 and featured and prize-winning at film festivals to include Venice, New York, Clermnt-Ferrand, BFI London, Edinburgh, Palm Springs and Montreal.

Tom has produced theatre, collaborating with theatre company Guna Nua to produce a successful run at the Project Arts Centre for ’Skin Deep’—a devised multimedia play that received the Stewart Parker Award for best new writing.

Tom has directed and produced many TV commercials for clients across many sectors—to include Centra, Brown Thomas, Cuervo, 1800 Tequila, ECOMM and The Banking Federation of Ireland.

Tom is also director of One Production’s sister company—HearOne—a platform for discovery and representation of new emerging music artists.