Irish Talent: New Shorts 4, Fiction
Fri 12 July | Town Hall Theatre | 10:00
This programme of Irish Premieres explores love stories from the past, the present and everywhere in between. Screening work from both debut and established filmmakers.
La Petite Mort
When two people meet in a park, they have more in common than they think.
Director: Michael Smiley (debut)
Producer: Michael Smiley
Country: United Kingdom
Fintan, a young gambling addict, fights his inner demons in, for him, the very bizarre surroundings of St. Marie’s Hope House, a general addiction rehab centre.
Director: Rashko Miljkovic
Producers: Eamon Hughes, Tara Farrell
A young mother and her son flee an abusive husband in the middle of the night only to find themselves trapped in their car in a field with a homicidal bull.
Director: Brian Folan
Producers: Hazel Cullen, Brian Deane
There was once an invisible optician, living in a strange and lonely world. Her story starts with a broken lens and the woman who taught her to see things differently.
Director: Katie McNeice (debut)
Producer: Katie McNeice
Set in 1978, Pat tells the story of a music lover from rural Ireland who keeps in touch with her son in New York through the only phone box in the village.
Director: Emma Wall (debut)
Producer: Jo Halpin
Len and Ruby are celebrating their ruby wedding anniversary. Len has a history of odd and outlandish gifts. Ruby hopes that this year will be different.
Director: Michael Creagh
Producers: Liam Creagh, Damon Quinn