International Audio Arts Festival
April 4th-7th 2019
Writer, filmmaker, audio / video / podcast producer producer.
Founders and creative directors of of Iseli-Chiodi Dance Company based in Tipperary.
Cristín Leach is a writer, journalist and broadcaster, and one of Ireland’s leading art critics.
Multi-award winning producer with Grey Heron Media. Member of the HearSay Festival Team.
Prix Italia & Peabody award-winning storyteller, author, creator of geo-located installations & radio producer.
Award winning freelance sound designer for feature films and sometimes television.
Winner of the 2017 HearSay Audio Prize Rising Award in 2017. Writer, performer, and audio artist.
Make of BBC Earth, Blue Planet 2 and Evil Genius podcast.
Maker of documentaries that will make you smile and founding member of Kitchen Sink Collective.
Jonathan Zenti is host and producer of Meat and Head of Content at Voxnest.
Audio producer searching for hidden connections and grand gestures in the lives of ordinary folks.
Founder & CEO of Adonde Media, a globally-minded podcast production company.
IFTA award-winning and EMMY nominated film sound designer & editor, based at Ardmore Sound and Screenscene.
Radio documentarian and music video director.
HearSay Festival Director, multi- award winning audio producer and Creative Director of Grey Heron Media.
From commissioning editors, to sound artists, writers to feature makers, some of the worlds finest ears working in creative audio have been listening to HearSay Audio Prize entries since 2014. Meet our 2019 Judges below.
Winner of Prix Italia, Grand Prix Marulic & The EBU Ake Blomstrom Award. Producer and feature-maker formerly with the BBC.
Senior producer and editor at the ABC’s Radio National
Film-maker and sound designer living in Ireland. He is currently making a film about the moon.
The HearSay Prize 2019
Emmy-award winning producer of documentary films and an author of non-fiction books 'Zlata's Diary' and 'Stolen Voices'.
Documentary maker and
Program Director for AIR and advocate for independent producers in public media and mission-driven work.