Independent Filmmaker, Writer, Producer and Artist
Oorlagh is an Oscar-winning filmmaker, writer, producer and artist. Oorlagh created the forthcoming TV drama series Faultline and is currently directing her first feature-length screenplay, Stranger With A Camera. She was awarded the Academy Award for Best Live Action Short alongside her father, Terry George, for their film The Shore. Oorlagh produced the moving tale about reconciliation in Northern Ireland, which won over 40 awards in festivals and was released in cinemas worldwide. Oorlagh worked in various capacities on the productions of: Beginners, Adam, Hotel Rwanda, American Gangster, Munich, and Inside Man. She holds a BA in International Politics from Kenyon College and studied producing and documentary film at the La Escuela Internacional de Cine y Televisión in Cuba and the University of Southern California.