Lily has won the award for Best Narrative Short at the Santa Fe Film Festival. Directed by Graham Cantwell, Lily was made in conjunction with the students on The Filmbase Masters programme.
The film tells the story of Lily, a girl with a secret, on the cusp of becoming a young woman. With her best friend, the fiercely loyal and flamboyant Simon, she navigates the treacherous waters of school life. When a misunderstanding with the beautiful and popular Violet leads to a vicious attack, Lily is faced with the greatest challenge of her young life.
Lily was executive produced by Film Venture, Filmbase and Powerscourt Pictures and was shot on several locations in and around Dublin.
- January 15, 2018 ‘QED’ Screens at Santa Fe Film Festival
- August 23, 2017 ‘Lily’ Gets IRIS Prize Nomination 2017
- June 12, 2016 ‘Lily’ to Premiere at Galway
- January 16, 2018 Irish Short Film Review: Lily
- April 15, 2013 ‘What Richard Did’ wins Best Film at the 32nd Istanbul International Film Festival
- September 19, 2016 ‘LILY’ Screens @ Savannah Film Festival
- June 29, 2016 Filmbase @ the Fleadh
- January 29, 2013 Black Comedy Short Completed
- January 29, 2013 Call For: Freshly Squeezed International Student Short Film Festival open for online submissions
- February 1, 2013 JDIFF 2013: Preview – The Good Man