Fake News Fairytale will screen at the following festivals: 

17/10 & 19/10 @BFI #LFF

20/10 @HSDFI 

09/ 11 @DOCNYCfest NYC 


Fake News Fairytale has been nominated for the prestigious Grierson Award.  


Dead Birds – directed by Johnny Kenton and edited by Conor has been nominated for the Student Academy Award for Fiction. This year’s ceremony will be held at the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills.  

JUNE 2018

Conor has been accepted as a member of BAFTA Crew for 2018. 

This is a year-long professional development and networking programme that runs alongside BFI NETWORK x BAFTA Crew.

MARCH 2018

Conor received the the Avid Award for Excellence in Editing for his work on Fake News Fairytale and was awarded with Avid Pro Tools Duet and Media Composer® software. 

Richard Cox, NFTS Head of Editing said: “Fake News Fairytale demonstrates the skills of the editor in using sound and images from different sources and styles, and playing with a variety of editing techniques to construct this highly entertaining and topical film.”