Matt Skinner is a professional cinematographer with over 30 years experience in Film, TV and Theatre. As a cameraman he has worked on productions featuring Morgan Freeman , Denis Hopper and Jackie Chan. He worked with David Tattersall BSC, Director of Photography to George Lucas and with Douglas Milsome BSC, Director of Photography to Stanley Kubrik. In the 80s he spent four years in RTE as a lighting technician and vision controller and then gave it all up to set up an experimental Irish Language Theatre company, Iomha Ildanach, which he directed for the rest of the 80s. He recently directed a feature length documentary , “Circus Born” with Arts Council and Film Board funding and in 2010 he completed an MA in screenwriting at IADT National Film School. He is also the associate lecturer for cinematography at National Film School since 2000.