Aoife McArdle is a writer, director working across film, television, music videos and commercials, known for high-concept storytelling and visually inventive, rhythmic portraits of life. With a background in literature and a long-standing passion for documentary, she applies a photographic eye and an intimate aesthetic to detailed narratives and literary themes while maintaining a sense of spontaneity. McArdle has been awarded at the D&ADs, Cannes Lions, Ciclope, UKMVAs, British Arrows and Clios.

Her feature film debut, Kissing Candice was selected for numerous festivals including the Toronto Film Festival and Berlinale where it received acclaim for its darkly surreal, visual world and lead performances. McArdle is currently writing her next feature.
2020
Warner Records
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2019
Adam & Eve/DDB
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Wieden+Kennedy Portland
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2018
AMV BBDO
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Karmarama
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Saatchi & Saatchi
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Saatchi & Saatchi
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DDB Chicago
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2017
BBH
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Venables Bell & Partners
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2016
Droga 5, NYC
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Droga 5, NYC
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Wieden + Kennedy
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Wieden + Kennedy
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2015
Wieden + Kennedy
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CHI & Partners
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Publicis Dublin
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MAD London
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2014
BMG Chrysalis
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RAM / Virgin EMI Records
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Cawley Nea/TBWA
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2013
Vagrant Records
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Vagrant Records
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Vagrant Records
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Scottish Government
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White Lodge, Colonel Blimp, Good Company
Domino Records
Colonel Blimp
2012
Wichita Recordings
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2011
Moshi Moshi Records
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Domino Records
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Agile Films
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2010
Agile Films
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2008
DDB Paris
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