About Us

 

 

Aidan Doyle has been making films since the late 1970s.

In 1980 he co-produced Somethings in the Air 
( The story of Pirate Radio in Dublin) followed in 1984 by

NetworkThe Super PiratesSunshine Radio& Radio Nova  

Narrated By Bill Goulding. Filmed and Directed by Aidan Doyle.

Coveted Prize ( Filmed in Super 8, Written and Directed by Aidan Doyle 1994. ) Produced with members of Portmarnock Drama and Musical Society. A winning entry in Britain’s Top Ten Amateur films of 1994. It also won a drama award at Guernsey Lily International Film Festival in 1995. It was distributed and screened in Britain throughout a network of film clubs and film societies.

Tragedy at Hunters Lodge(1991) Screened at Dublim Film Festival 1992   

Howth Portrait of a Peninsula(1995) Narrator Pat Mc Teigue

York:City of Medieval Charm  (1996)  Narrator Bernard Walton

(Fuji Film Award UK 1996)

Malahide Castle to the Velvet Strand(1998) Narrator Barbara Woolfson-Doyle

Aidan left his teaching position in 2000 to devote his time to Unicorn Films.

Dublin Medieval Charm Georgian Splendour’’(2001)

 Presenter/Narrator Cathal OShannon (RTE)

Independent Film Category – Best Documentary

Cork International Film/Arts Festival 2000

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Dublin Medieval Charm Georgian Splendour

“York City of Historic Splendour (2002/2003)

 Narrator Cathal O’ Shannon
(RTE / BBC / Sky History Channel) 

Ghost Tales of York(2006)  

Writer/Director Bernard Walton. 

Filmed by Aidan Doyle  Executive Producer Unicorn Films

 (Highly Commended Award Guernsey International Film Festival2007)

 *Adam Tomlinson of ‘BBC Radio York described Ghost Tales of Yorkas the best ‘Ghost film’ produced on York ”

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Ghost Tales of York

York & its Attractions The Inside Story(2011/2012)

Narrator Gordon T Ledbetter

In 2011 Aidan recruited Prize winning Author and Award winning Broadcaster Gordon T Ledbetter to Narrate “York & its Attractions The Inside Story”

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York & Its Attractions - The Inside Story

Dublin & its Attractions An Essential Guide(2013) 

Presenter Gordon T Ledbetter.

Filmed/ Produced and Directed by Aidan Doyle for the travel industry in Ireland.

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York Historic Capital of the North(2015)

Presenter:Michael Portillo

(Written and Directed by Aidan Doyle)

In September 2014. Aidan’s Company Unicorn Films acquired the professional services of Michael Portillo (BBCs “Great British Railway Journeys”- ”Great Continental Railway Journeys”) to Present / Narrate.

York Historic Capital of the North

now available on DVD / USB Version and for TV acquisition.

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York Historic Capital of the North

Ireland  Great Visitor Attractions” (2016) 

Presenter: Gordon T Ledbetter

Filmed and Directed by Aidan Doyle

 In this current DVD / USB release, the production is closely associated with Tourism Ireland and Tourism Northern Ireland.

Acquisition by Aer Lingus 2017

Screened on all international flights in and out of Ireland. 

August /September cycle 2017

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Ireland - Great Visitor Attractions

‘’Powerscourt The Jewel in Irelands Crown’’

( 2019-Unicorn Films)

Presenter:Gordon T Ledbetter

Filmed and Directed By Aidan Doyle

Script Aidan Doyle/Gordon T Ledbetter

Acquisition by Aer Lingus 2019

Screened on all international flights in and out of Ireland. 

 April /May cycle 2019

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Powerscourt - The Jewel in Ireland's Crown

 

“York Historic Capital of the North”
July 2019 USB version release.

 Michael Portillo-Narrator Presenter
( BBCs Great British Railway Journeys)

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Dublin and her Trams -An Unfinished Journeycurrently in post production,,,,,

Expected release Winter 2019.

 

‘’Irelands Ancient East -Great Heritage Sites’’

Commencing filming Summer 2019 

Team / Presenters

Aidan Doyle
Aidan Doyle CEO - Unicorn Films

Unicorn Films is an independent film production company based in Howth Dublin, Ireland.
Our highly skilled team produces documentaries for TV, DVD and USB digital distribution.

Our Presenters

Michael Portillo. ”York Historic Capital of the North”

(BBCs “Great British Railway Journeys”-

“Great Continental Railway Journeys” 

“Great American Railroad Journeys” )

Gordon T Ledbetter-(Author and Prizewinning Broadcaster)

“Powerscourt The Jewel in Ireland’s Crown”

‘Ireland Great Visitor Attractions’  

Dublin & its Attractions An Essential Guide’

“York & its Attractions The Inside Story”

“The Great Irish Tenor- John Mc Cormack”