Daire Collins

Daire Collins

Freelance Documentary Filmmaker

  • Location: London
  • Career stage: Experienced
  • Freelancer: Available

Born and raised in Ireland, Daire Collins is a freelance Documentary Filmmaker and Journalist. Currently based in London, he is available for both freelance writing and documentary filmmaking.

Graduating with a degree in History and Political Science from Trinity College Dublin, Daire has worked in numerous regions as a freelance filmmaker and journalist, from historical documentaries such as the Stories from 1916 Project to creating documentaries with charities in Senegal and Mali.

Since being based in London, Daire worked for Channel 4 News on the award winning online team and launched the Huffpost UK Reports series as the DP. 

Work History

Freelance Documentary Filmmaker / Journalist - Freelance

Aug 2015 - Present

Director of Photography - Huffpost Reports

Oct 2018 - Apr 2019

Multimedia Producer - Channel 4 News

Jul 2017 - Oct 2018

Archive Editor - Tile Media

Sep 2016 - Dec 2016

Documentary Shorts Writer / Editor - Tile Media

Mar 2016 - Sep 2016


History and Political Science - Bachelors Degree - Trinity College, Dublin

Sep 2011 - Aug 2015