McCullough has recently been listed in Screen International’s “Stars of Tomorrow 2020”. She received the Golden Frog for Best Cinematography on a Docudrama ‘I Dolours’ at Camerimage 2018. In the same year she was nominated for an Emmy for her work on ‘The Farthest’. The Hollywood Reporter listed McCullough as top 10 to watch in Irish Film Industry 2017. More recently she was nominated for the IMAGO award 2019 for her work on ‘The Farthest’. Upon completing her studies at The National Film School, Lodz, Poland, McCullough shot the Irish box office hit ‘His and Hers’. This film went on to win the ‘World Cinematography Award in Documentary’, Sundance 2010.
McCullough is a member of the Irish Society of Cinematographers and Illuminatrix.
NORMAL PEOPLE Best Cinematography Irish Film +TV Awards 2021
ARRACHT Cinematographers’ Debut Competition Energa CAMERIMAGE 2020
ARRACHT Best Cinematography Nominee, Irish Film TV Awards 2020
I, DOLOURS Golden Frog for Best Cinematography Docudrama Energa Camerimage International Film Festival of the Art of Cinematography, Torun, Poland 2018
HIS & HERS Best Cinematography World Cinema Documentary Sundance 2010
THE FARTHEST Emmy Winner Outstanding Science and Technology Documentary 2018
THE FARTHEST Emmy Nominee Outstanding Lighting Direction and Scenic Design 2018
THE FARTHEST Súil Eile Award, Best Cinematography Irish Film Festival, London, UK 2017
IT’S NOT YET DARK Donal Gilligan Award Best Cinematography Galway Film Fesitval, Ireland 2016
MUMMYS LITTLE HELPER Donal Gilligan Award Best Cinematography Galway Film Fesitval, Ireland 2011
HERE WAS CUBA Best Cinematography Nominee, Irish Film TV Awards 2014