MDV is a full service production company based in Dublin, Ireland that was setup by Michael Donnelly V. We produced the feature film Dublin Oldschool which is streaming on Netflix now.

We've also made a host of music videos and shorts over the years and been well awarded for doing so including a UK Music Video Award, 2 x IFTAs & 6 Kinsale Shark Awards.

You can see a selection of MDV produced work below. You can also see some work edited by Michael here: If you want to get in touch there's some icons down the bottom you can click on.

Wifey Redux


A man becomes maniacally obsessed with chasing off his teenage daughter's new boyfriend in this dark comedy about identity, hypocrisy, and how the ways that we cope can lead us astray. Based on the story by acclaimed Irish author Kevin Barry from his collection "Dark Lies the Island."

WINNER - Best Cinematography in a Short Film, Galway Film Fleadh
WINNER - Best Short Film; Best Actor in Short Film (Aodhan McArdle), Best Director, Short Film - LA Comedy Festival
WINNER - Best Short Film - Kansas City Film Festival
WINNER - Best Short Film, Drama/Comedy - The Indie Gathering
WINNER - Best International Short Film; Best Editing; Best Director; - Canberra International Film Festival
WINNER - Best Short Film, Comedy - Zamoxis Short Film Festival

Directed by Robert McKeon
Based on the Story by Kevin Barry
Produced by Michael Donnelly V, Robert McKeon
Screenplay by Robert McKeon
Cinematography by Daniel Katz

Starring Aidan McArdle, Angeline Ball, Wallis Day, Lauryn Canny, Craig Grainger

Edited by Chris Catanach
Additional Editors Weston Archer, Dan Swietlik A.C.E.

Original Score by Kevin Seaton

Casting by Louise Kiely

Production Design by Kate Moylan

Featuring music by Grouplove

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