Context of Dead still, produced by Deadpan Pictures in co-production with Shaftesbury for RTÉ and Acorn Media Enterprises ; produced in association with Rogers Media Inc. in association with ZDF Enterprises ; an Ireland-Canada Treaty co-production ; created and written by John Morton ; story by John Morton and Imogen Murphy ; directed by Imogen Murphy, Craig David Wallace ; producer, Suzanne McAuley ; series producer, Paul Donovan