Tag: "Short Film of the Week"

Short Film of the Week: A Prevailing Wind

Short Film of the Week: A Prevailing Wind

| May 21, 2014 | Comments (0)

‘A Prevailing Wind’ combines archive footage with contemporary music performance to celebrate the developing value of art in Ireland over the past 60 years.

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Short Film of the Week: Watch 'Runners' by Ronan and Rob Burke

Short Film of the Week: Watch ‘Runners’ by Ronan and Rob Burke

| January 29, 2014 | Comments (0)

For eighteen-year-old Derek, running drugs isn’t a big deal, it’s just a job. But juggling a relationship, family and his ‘career’ isn’t easy. Something has to give…

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Short Film of the Week: Watch 'God and Napoleon', directed by Ciarán Deeney

Short Film of the Week: Watch ‘God and Napoleon’, directed by Ciarán Deeney

| January 16, 2014 | Comments (1)

James Farrell lives in Rathnally Co. Meath. He’s a farmer and shares his house with his cats.

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Short Film of the Week: Watch 'Tríd an Stoirm' by Fred Burdy

Short Film of the Week: Watch ‘Tríd an Stoirm’ by Fred Burdy

| January 8, 2014 | Comments (0)

‘Tríd an Stoirm’, Fred Burdy’s animated seven-minute short film, tells the story of a young woman trying to bring her drowned husband back from the dead. For that, she’ll face a Banshee and will go on a harrowing journey into the Otherworld.

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Short Film of the Week: ‘TV Dinner’ by Ivan McMahon

Short Film of the Week: ‘TV Dinner’ by Ivan McMahon

| December 18, 2013 | Comments (0)

Ivan McMahon’s 2010 short film ‘TV Dinner’ is a darkly comic musing on mankind’s somewhat dubious position at the top of the food chain.

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Short Film of the Week: ‘Veronique’ by Declan Cassidy

Short Film of the Week: ‘Veronique’ by Declan Cassidy

| December 12, 2013 | Comments (0)

Declan Cassidy’s ‘Veronique’ (2009) introduces us to Darren, a man who loves his new simulated-personality in-car computer system Veronique. And not in a particularly platonic way. However, he finds virtual love has limitations when he takes his new girlfriend up lovers lane late one night…

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Short Film of the Week: 'A Woman’s Hair' by Conor McDermottroe

Short Film of the Week: ‘A Woman’s Hair’ by Conor McDermottroe

| December 5, 2013 | Comments (0)

Set in Corcoran’s Bar at the end of the 1950s, eight-year-old Elaine is sent away from home when her mother dies. Returning to the bar several years later she discovers things have changed.

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Short Film of the Week: Watch ‘Admit One ’ by Steve Woods

Short Film of the Week: Watch ‘Admit One ’ by Steve Woods

| November 6, 2013 | Comments (0)

In ‘Admit One’, a dancer confronts a cinema.

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Short Film of the Week: Watch ‘Chicken’ by Barry Dignam

Short Film of the Week: Watch ‘Chicken’ by Barry Dignam

| October 9, 2013 | Comments (0)

‘Chicken’ is a micro-drama about two boys hanging out on a beach at dusk. A game of dare tests the limits of their trust and redefines the boundaries of their relationship

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Short Film of the Week: Watch ‘3 Minute 4 Play’ by Johnny O'Reilly

Short Film of the Week: Watch ‘3 Minute 4 Play’ by Johnny O’Reilly

| September 25, 2013 | Comments (0)

‘3 Minute 4 Play’ is a surreal tale of desire and jealousy set in an empty white space.

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Short Film of the Week: Watch ‘Signs’ by Vincent Gallagher

Short Film of the Week: Watch ‘Signs’ by Vincent Gallagher

| September 11, 2013 | Comments (0)

‘Signs’ is a short animated comedy about discovering the magic in what we see every day – sometimes you just have to look hard enough.

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Short Film of the Week: Watch ‘The White Dress’ by Vanessa Gildea

Short Film of the Week: Watch ‘The White Dress’ by Vanessa Gildea

| September 5, 2013 | Comments (0)

‘The White Dress’ is the story of a girl on her communion day, but unlike most other little girls, she is making her communion all on her own.

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Short Film of the Week: Watch 'Blind Man's Eye' by Matthew Talbot-Kelly

Short Film of the Week: Watch ‘Blind Man’s Eye’ by Matthew Talbot-Kelly

| August 28, 2013 | Comments (0)

‘Blind Man’s Eye’ (2007) presents a deceptively simple story of a blind old man sitting by a river, on a favorite bench, under his favorite tree.

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Short Film of the Week: Watch ‘Origin’ by James Stacey

Short Film of the Week: Watch ‘Origin’ by James Stacey

| July 25, 2013 | Comments (0)

A young man is on the brink of emigration. But as he races through the streets of Dublin he comes to realise the spirit he is leaving behind.

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Short Film of the Week: Watch 'New Boy' by Steph Green

Short Film of the Week: Watch ‘New Boy’ by Steph Green

| July 17, 2013 | Comments (0)

After her success at the 25th Galway Film Fleadh, winning the Best Irish Feature Award for her film ‘Run & Jump’; here’s a chance to catch Steph Green’s Oscar-nominated short ‘New Boy’.

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Short Film of the Week: Watch 'Teeth' by Ruairi O'Brien & John Kennedy

Short Film of the Week: Watch ‘Teeth’ by Ruairi O’Brien & John Kennedy

| July 10, 2013 | Comments (0)

A short “last laugh” tale of two old friends, their teeth and a series of events that leaves them lost for words

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Short Film of the Week: Watch 'On Departure' by Eoin Duffy

Short Film of the Week: Watch ‘On Departure’ by Eoin Duffy

| July 3, 2013 | Comments (0)

A lone traveller makes his way through an airport before finally accepting his journey’s end.

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Short Film of the Week: Watch 'The Opening', by Luke McManus

Short Film of the Week: Watch ‘The Opening’, by Luke McManus

| June 19, 2013 | Comments (0)

Two couples meet at a gallery opening. There’s a definite flicker of chemistry between old flames Jim and Clare, but the end result of this casual encounter is a bit unexpected.

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Short Film of the Week: Watch 'Pitch N Putt With Beckett And Joyce', by Donald Clarke

Short Film of the Week: Watch ‘Pitch N Putt With Beckett And Joyce’, by Donald Clarke

| June 12, 2013 | Comments (0)

As Bloomsday strides towards us, here’s a chance to enjoy ‘Pitch N Putt With Beckett And Joyce.’

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Short Film of the Week: Watch 'The Beekeeper's Son' by Jamie Hannigan

Short Film of the Week: Watch ‘The Beekeeper’s Son’ by Jamie Hannigan

| May 29, 2013 | Comments (0)

A young boy steals away from a wake and encounters a solitary mourner reminiscing by a lone beehive — the dead man’s son, who has only begun to realise what traditions may have died with his father.

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Short Film of the Week: Watch ‘Blinky™’ by Ruairi Robinson

Short Film of the Week: Watch ‘Blinky™’ by Ruairi Robinson

| May 22, 2013 | Comments (0)

With Ruairí Robinson’s feature-film debut Last days on Mars screening at this year’s Cannes Film Festival, here’s a chance to catch his headtickling short film ‘Blinky™’.

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