Farmer Michael (The Life and Times of a Social Media Pariah)


Gerard Wash’s short documentary introduces us to Farmer Michael, a Galway-based, divisive character getting millions of views online. But his creator, Stevo Timothy, has a past with far more twists and turns than anyone would expect. Ahead of its screening at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh, Gerard tells Film Ireland about how the film came together. Documentaries were always something that I enjoyed watching but I never thought I would make one.…