Cork Film Festival: Irish Shorts Announced


37 Irish shorts will compete for the Grand Prix for Best Short film at this year’s Cork Film Festival. This year the winner will be put forward to the Oscar long-list for award consideration. The 37 Irish shorts competing for the Grand Prix Irish short presented by RTÉ, which includes a prize of €1500, are:

2 Roads Marie Brett
AiR Sonya Keogh
An Shawlie, An Clog agus an Meall Ime Maria Young/Tina Horan
Aonrú Dominic de Vere
Back Home Eoin Naughton
Barróg Beir Gavin Fitzgerald
Blight Brian Deane
Caught Sarah Ahern
Children & Animals Hugh O’Conor
Cleansed Paul Caddell
Cóbh’s Lusitania Lauren Fee
Coil Stephen Kenny
Comic Potential Emmet O’Brien/Ross Carey
Death of a Projectionist Jonathan Beer
Discordance Chris O’Neill
Foxglove Brian Deane
Girona Paul McGuigan
Grey Area Jon Barton
Hen Pecked Gerardine O’Flynn
Introducing Brian Nicholas Keogh
Joseph’s Reel Michael Lavers
Lamps Patrick O’Mahony
Leave Mike Hayes
Liar Viktor Kaczmarczyk
Looks Like Rain Kevin O’Farrell
Love Is A Sting Vincent Gallagher
Meteorology – A Guide to the Weather Mark Kent
North Phil Sheerin
Pockets Lochlainn McKenna
Queen of the Plough Cara Holmes
Sineater Bertie Brosnan
Static Mary Keane
The Bookshop David Gordon/Anna Byrne
The Break Ken Williams/Denis Fitzpatrick
The Captors Chris Baugh
The Great Wide Open Ciarán Dooley
The River Man Richard Gorodecky
These Dog Days Paul Freaney
Time Yvonne McDevitt
Toasted Gregory Dunn
Vulture Tim McCullough
Waiting For Tom Ruth O’Looney


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