Institute of Art Design + Technology
Dún Laoghaire

Galena Murray 

BA [Hons] Film + Television Production

Galena Murray is a screenwriting major, with a minor in production. She enjoys writing character driven dramas and has a strong interest in exploring other genres, such as comedy and thriller. Recently, Galena wrote a feature film screenplay - a coming-of-age drama exploring themes such as identity, family and resilience. During her time at IADT, she has written multiple shorts and has made several documentaries. She enjoys working collaboratively across the filmmaking process.


A brilliant teenage gymnast's close relationship with her mother is threatened by a potential step-parent, sending her spiralling into rebellion and resulting in an accident that jeopardises her career.