GLENN MCQUAID - Writer/Director

Irish writer director Glenn McQuaid was born and raised on the North side of Dublin. As a teenager he was a member of The Dublin Youth Theater and worked as an extra on several productions going on in Ireland at that time. 

From 1999 on, he has worked in the post production field as a visual effects artist and title designer in both New York and Dublin. McQuaid's first Collaboration with Larry Fessenden came about when he came on board to coordinate the visual effects on the Ti West directed indie THE ROOST. Since then he has worked on several of Fessenden's Glass Eye Pix productions including THE OFF SEASON and TRIGGER MAN.

In 2005 he worked as 2nd unit director and visual effects coordinator for Larry Fessenden's THE LAST WINTER. He also designed the credit sequence for the film. Also in 2005, McQuaid wrote and directed the short film THE RESURRECTION APPRENTICE  which premiered in Montreal at the Fantasia film festival. 

Inspired by classic ghost stories, gallows humor and murder ballads; I Sell The Dead marks McQuaid's feature film debut; It's a love letter to the fog drenched classics of years past and showcases McQuaid's love for fantasy and story telling..