Written and directed by Len Collin, The Covies is a web-based soap drama set in Westport, Co. Mayo. The drama was shot in 3 weeks in September 2009 with over 50 speaking roles and hundreds of extras.
The official website www.thecovies.com is currently running and being updated on a day-to-day basis. It includes the episodes themselves, behind-the-scenes video diaries, information on cast and characters, among other features. There is also a Facebook group set up which is called ‘The Covies Production’.
The Covies is set to launch on 11th January.
- January 29, 2013 Irish animation at Cartoon Movie
- January 22, 2013 A Mayo Ciné-Concert at the Linenhall Arts Centre
- January 24, 2013 ‘Henry Hugglemonster’ shortlisted for International Emmy
- January 23, 2013 Call For: Assistant Professor in Screenwriting – Trinity College
- January 24, 2013 Fabricating Deceptions – TV3′s ‘Deception’ from Script to Screen
- January 29, 2013 Call For: Drama Facilitator
- January 29, 2013 JDIFF 2013: Story Campus DAY TWO Sunday, Feb 17th
- January 29, 2013 Call For: Short Films
- January 29, 2013 Volta announces content partnership with Artificial Eye
- October 20, 2015 Doing it with Passion! Writers in Ireland Series: Len Collin