The name Runaway Penguin is inspired by Werner Herzog's 2007 documentary feature  "Encounters at the End of the World" in particular this scene.


  • Runaway Penguin was founded in 2014 by Pádraig Burke.


  • Pádraig has many years of experience in television production having trained with the BBC from 2001.  



  •  Currently working part-time as a Development Officer at the Irish Writers Centre Dublin. In this time there I have produced and directed a number of videos for both the Centre and writers alike.


  • Currently on the look out for new and interesting projects across the communications spectrum.