Venue: St. James’ Church
Date: Sunday 17th March
Presented with our industry partner The Irish Film Board/Bord Scannán Na hÉireann.
New short films supported by The Irish Film Board
A man plans to eat his lunch in the park but the local pigeons have other ideas!
Director/Script: Richard Keane
Producer: Laura Roche
Cockatoo Island Film Festival 2012
A bereft widow forces a Banshee to take her to the underworld to rescue her husband.
Director/Script: Fred Burdy
Producer: Sean McGrath
Los Angeles Arthouse Film Festival
California International Shorts Festival
Libelula International Animation Festival
British Horror Film Festival
Nicola is in hospital after giving birth. When her school friend Tess comes to visit, Nicola is forced by her mother to introduce ‘Joy’, her new born daughter, who lived for seven hours.
Director / Script: Colm Quinn
Producers: Emmet Fleming, Neil Wallace
SXSW Film Festival 2012
Seattle International Film Festival 2012
CFC Worldwide Shorts Film Festival 2012
Big Sur International Short Film Screening Series 2012
Tallgrass Film Festival 2012
This film was produced with funding from Filmbase/RTE with Print Provision funding from the IFB.
An inventor takes an unorthodox approach to childrearing.
Director / Script: Andrew Legge
Producer: Ciara Whelan
TIERNAN MCBRIDE AWARD, BEST SHORT
Galway Film Fleadh 2012
This film was funded the Arts Council with print provision from the IFB.
Following another devastating miscarriage, a couple move to a new life in the West of Ireland. Left alone in the old house, emotionally fragile Sophie finds a starving young girl wandering the area and all her maternal instincts surface. But is the girl a blessing or a curse?
Director: John Hayes
Script: Mark Tuthill
Producer: Tricia Perrott
Passion, jealousy and motorcycle maintenance in the wilds of Connemara. Sylvia is a love triangle with a twist.
Paisean, éad agus cothabháil gluaisrothar in iargúltacht Chonamara: Is triantán grá é an gearrscannán Sylvia a bhfuil casadh ann.
Director, Script: Seamus Moran
Producer: Marie Caffrey
When a girl receives a call from her father she is set on a frantic journey through a chaotic world.
Running Time 6 minutes
Director: Kris Kelly
Script: Evelyn McGrath, Kris Kelly
Producer: Evelyn McGrath
Best Short Animation,
Combining live action and animation, four inspiring veterans of the open road celebrate life in the saddle.
Director/Script: Barry Gene Murphy
Producer: John Kelleher
Doug is having a very bad day. Terminally broke and facing eviction he’s charged by his estranged partner Julie with the task of looking after his son Billy for the day while simultaneously having to get shot of the family dog… Billy’s best and only friend. Welcome to the Doghouse.
Director/Script: Morgan Bushe
Producer: Rory Dungan