Ken studied filmmaking at the National Film School, IADT. His short films have screened at many of the world’s most prestigious festivals including Sundance and Cannes. In 2008, his work received the Grand Prix Award at Sapporo. His short film Undressing my Mother, one of Ireland’s best known short films, won European Film Academy Award, Special Jury Mention at Sundance and an IFTA for Best Short Film. His Documentary on Circumcision Ouch and Bongo Bong, were both nominated for an IFTA. Farewell Packets of Ten won Best Short Documentary at Toronto. His & Hers, his first feature debut acquired phenomenal success winning the Audience award at the Dublin International Film Festival, the Feature Award at the Galway Film Fleadh, an IFTA for Best Feature Documentary and the Cinematography Award at the Sundance Film Festival 2010.