Category: Short Film

Irish Film Festa Announces Short Films Competition Line-Up

Irish Film Festa Announces Short Films Competition Line-Up

| February 20, 2017 | Comments (0)

The competition section, reserved for short films produced or co-produced in Ireland, comprises 15 works this year.

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Watch Short Film: 'Fuller Democracy'

Watch Short Film: ‘Fuller Democracy’

| January 11, 2017 | Comments (0)

14-minute documentary follows Dr. Roslyn Fuller’s election campaign as an Independent for Dublin Fingal, seeking to highlight her digital democracy platform and implement it if elected.

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Watch Short Film: Let Those Blues In

Watch Short Film: Let Those Blues In

| December 13, 2016 | Comments (0)

‘Let Those Blues In’ is a portrait of Paddy Smith, one of Ireland’s best blues harmonica players, who, after a stint in Chicago’s Cook County Prison, used his passion for music to conquer his demons.

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Review of Irish Film @ Feminist Film Festival: The Sea Between Us

Review of Irish Film @ Feminist Film Festival: The Sea Between Us

| December 7, 2016 | Comments (0)

Naomi Shea was at the recent Feminist Film Festival to see Caoimhe Butterly’s The Sea Between Us.

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Watch Short Film: Adam

Watch Short Film: Adam

| November 29, 2016 | Comments (0)

‘Adam’, a short film written by Caroline Farrell and directed by Denise Pattison, has just been released online

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IFB Announce Real Shorts Successful Teams

IFB Announce Real Shorts Successful Teams

| November 28, 2016 | Comments (0)

Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board has announced the successful teams for Real Shorts.

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Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Irish Shorts 1: The Cycle of Life

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Irish Shorts 1: The Cycle of Life

| November 20, 2016 | Comments (0)

Rebecca Graham takes a look at Irish Shorts 1: The Cycle of Life – a selection of Irish short films that screened at this year’s Cork Film Festival.

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RTÉ 2 Screening Limerick Film Trilogy

RTÉ 2 Screening Limerick Film Trilogy

| November 15, 2016 | Comments (0)

RTÉ 2 is screening The Limerick Film Trilogy over three weeks in November on the Monday night Shortscreen slot.

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'Maeve and the Moon' Wraps

‘Maeve and the Moon’ Wraps

| November 10, 2016 | Comments (0)

Filmed in Wicklow and Monaghan, new Irish short ‘Maeve and the Moon’ just wrapped on a four-day shoot.

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Call For: Submissions for Irish Film Festa

Call For: Submissions for Irish Film Festa

| November 7, 2016 | Comments (0)

Deadline is December 20th, 2016.

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'Don’t Run' Screens @ Underground Cinema Film Festival

‘Don’t Run’ Screens @ Underground Cinema Film Festival

| August 30, 2016 | Comments (0)

‘Don’t Run’ will have its official premiere at the Underground Cinema Film Festival in Dun Laoghaire’

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Short Film Review: Radha

Short Film Review: Radha

| August 23, 2016 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio takes a look at Nicolas Courdouan’s 22-minute drama with horror elements.

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'Falling In Love' Premieres @ Montreal

‘Falling In Love’ Premieres @ Montreal

| August 17, 2016 | Comments (0)

‘Falling In Love’ will premiere at the prestigious ‘Focus on World Cinema’ section of the 40th Montreal World Film Festival

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Film Board Shorts @ Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival, Bristol

Film Board Shorts @ Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival, Bristol

| August 11, 2016 | Comments (0)

The programme for the Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival will this year include six Irish Film Board supported shorts, including a mixture of live action and animation, documentary and fiction.

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Watch Short Film: 'Heartburn's A Killer'

Watch Short Film: ‘Heartburn’s A Killer’

| August 8, 2016 | Comments (0)

The film stars comedian Ross Browne Spratt and Peter McGann, dealing with a devastating effects heartburn can have on a gunfight.

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Short Film: Watch 'Transitory'

Short Film: Watch ‘Transitory’

| July 26, 2016 | Comments (0)

‘Transitory’ is a drama set over one day in Dublin. It tells the story of a Robin, a young man who lives in his car. After his car is stolen, Robin struggles to find a place to sleep.

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Watch 'Daffney Molloy And Other Catastrophes'

Watch ‘Daffney Molloy And Other Catastrophes’

| June 30, 2016 | Comments (0)

‘Daffney Molloy And Other Catastrophes’, the new short film from Mycrofilms has been released online.

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'Adulting' Premieres @ Fleadh

‘Adulting’ Premieres @ Fleadh

| June 29, 2016 | Comments (1)

‘Adulting’ is a new short film by Linda Bhreathnach and Justin Davey, which will premiere at The Galway Film Fleadh as part of the ‘Short Film at the Fleadh’ series.

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'Break' in Post-production

‘Break’ in Post-production

| May 24, 2016 | Comments (0)

A new short film, written and directed by Brian Moran, is in the final stages of post-production.

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Watch 'Pregnancy Test'

Watch ‘Pregnancy Test’

| April 7, 2016 | Comments (0)

‘Pregnancy Test’ is a two-minute horror comedy directed by Fergal Costello.

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Short Film: Watch 'Sleeping'

Short Film: Watch ‘Sleeping’

| March 30, 2016 | Comments (0)

Sleeping is short film documenting Irish artist Eoin as he works between the contrasting neon cityscape of Tokyo and the lush landscape of Japan. The film showcases the process of his long exposure photography, with  soundtrack from Limerick-based composer Paddy Mulcahy. Director James Skerritt  says, “After years of floating around in the restless atlantic ocean I wanted to […]

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Short Doc on One Man's Battle with Muscular Dystrophy

Short Doc on One Man’s Battle with Muscular Dystrophy

| March 29, 2016 | Comments (0)

‘Tank’ is a short documentary made by Irish production company Taller Stories about one man’s battle with Muscular Dystrophy.

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Q&A: David Dryden and Eileen Walsh, co-directors of 'Together in Pieces'

Q&A: David Dryden and Eileen Walsh, co-directors of ‘Together in Pieces’

| March 4, 2016 | Comments (1)

Adam McPartlan had a few questions for David Dryden and Eileen Walsh, co-directors of ‘Together in Pieces’, a new film documenting the fluctuating backdrops of Northern Ireland.

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'Rip It Up & Start Again' into 2016.

‘Rip It Up & Start Again’ into 2016.

| February 18, 2016 | Comments (0)

Stephen Ryan’s Rip It Up & Start Again’ continues its successful festival run with more official selections in 2016.

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Short Film Review: The Suffering Kind

Short Film Review: The Suffering Kind

| February 14, 2016 | Comments (0)

Michael O’Sullivan takes a look at Kevin Liddy’s ‘The Suffering Kind’, which is set to screen on RTÉ’s short film programme Shortscreen.

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Splanc! 8 Short Films Commissioned

Splanc! 8 Short Films Commissioned

| February 2, 2016 | Comments (0)

Splanc! is the Irish language arts documentary scheme that supports the creative exploration of the arts in Ireland.

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Irish Series to Explore Short Filmmaking

Irish Series to Explore Short Filmmaking

| January 26, 2016 | Comments (0)

New series on Irish TV explores the world of short filmmaking.

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'The Anti-Love Pill' Acquired by Inflight Dublin

‘The Anti-Love Pill’ Acquired by Inflight Dublin

| December 7, 2015 | Comments (0)

‘The Anti-Love Pill’ has just been acquired by Inflight Dublin.

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Review of Irish Film at Cork Film Festival: Homegrown- New Shorts from Cork’

Review of Irish Film at Cork Film Festival: Homegrown- New Shorts from Cork’

| November 16, 2015 | Comments (0)

Nicholas O’Riordan checked out ‘Homegrown – New Shorts from Cork’ at the Cork Film festival, which showcased the best new shorts from Cork.

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Jared Harris Narrates Limerick City of Culture Short 'The Clockmakers Dream'

Jared Harris Narrates Limerick City of Culture Short ‘The Clockmakers Dream’

| November 5, 2015 | Comments (1)

Jared Harris son of the legendary actor Richard Harris has narrated ‘The Clockmakers Dream’

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