Colm Bairéad was born in Dublin in 1981 and was raised bilingually in Irish and English. He studied film and broadcasting at the Dublin Institute of Technology. He went on to direct several multi-award-winning short films and documentaries for RTÉ, TG4 and TV3/Virgin Media, including a portrait of writer and translator of classical Irish poetry Frank O’Connor.
- The Quiet Girl 2022
- Finné (TV series) 2018
- Frank O'Connor: Idir Dhá Shruth (Documentary) 2016