Press & Awards

"Rising Star" Variety Magazine 2016

World Cinema Benefits from Film Resurgence in Ireland - Michael Lavelle named as 'rising star'

TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (TIFF) 2018

‘Float like a Butterfly’ has picked up its first major international award at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). Having been selected to screen in the discovery programme at the Canadian festival, the film has been honoured with an accolade from the International Federation of Film Critics (FIPRESCI).

IRISH FILM & TELEVISION AWARDS 2015

Nominated for Best Cinematography for "Patrick's Day"

WOODSTOCK FILM FESTIVAL 2014

Michael picks up the coveted Haskell Wexler Award for Cinematography for "Patrick's Day"

SUNDANCE 2010

World Cinema Cinematography Award at Sundance Film Festival for "His & Hers"

IFTN INTERVIEW 2015

Mike discusses PATRICK'S DAY with Sean Brosnan from IFTN

BERLINALE 2010

Nominated for Berlin Today Award for "Mummy's Little Helper"

IRISH FILM & TELEVISION AWARDS 2012

"Cluck" nominated for Best Short Film