Blue Ink Films

focuses on high quality television and film productions

About Us

Blue Ink Films was set up by Ruth Carter working across both TV and film throughout development and production. Our core aim is to produce and collaborate with new and up and coming writers/ directors to deliver their vision whether in feature films or in television.

With extensive experience in TV and film development and production and a passion for stories with the realisation that a strong shooting script is the key to success; Ruth will work alongside creative talent to ensure the best TV series/ film possible will get made. With 17 years of experience and contacts throughout the industry both in Ireland and the UK, Ruth is well placed to move these projects into production.



Ruth has been working as a producer for many years now with a movie, four TV series, two pilots, a documentary and three TV Movies under her belt. Ruth is very keen on being involved from script stage in order to assist with the early development…


Blue Ink Films is in a prime position to act as a Section 481 services company to work with international production companies who choose to set up their productions in Ireland. As well as a wealth of talented and experienced…


Ruth is a talented writer who has been working on TV and film ideas for a number of years now. With her first feature script having received development finance from Screen Ireland as well as her extensive experience of mentoring writers Ruth is interested…

Our Experience

Ruth Carter

Ruth Carter

Ruth has vast experience in TV and film development and production with credits in development for Oscar nominated Glenn Close film Albert Nobbs, Byzantium starring Saoirse Ronan, Triage starring Colin Farrell and many more. Primarily focusing on developing and producing low budget, high quality comedy with one of RTE”s biggest rating comedy series Damo & Ivor Series 1 and 2, she then launched her own production company Blue Ink Films. Since then she’s produced a slate of comedies from Damo & Ivor – The Movie (picked up by Carnaby international, Netflix), She has also just completed two comedy pilots called Bump and Dad starring diverse cast like Charlene McKenna (Peaky Blinders) and Tina Kellegher (The Snapper) and financed by RTE and Screen Ireland. She also produced RTE’s first animation comedy series for adults Ends Meet as well as producing 7 shorts for the RTE online player.

A writer/ producer herself Ruth has worked alongside many writers over the years developing their ideas and moving scripts from development into production. Ruth’s own screenplay Riley has been supported in development by Screen Ireland and is being produced by herself, to be directed by Anya Camilleri (Ny-Lon/ Girl of No Importance).

Ruth also generates ideas, writes her own material, sources writers, negotiates deals, provides script notes and works alongside the writer, producer and director to get the script ready for production. She has received development financing from MEDIA Slate funding as well as working alongside both Screen Ireland and RTE.

Ruth is working on a slate of projects across television and film in both comedy and drama. 


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