‘Lily’ Success @ Santa Fe Film Festival


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.


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