June Butler takes a look at Katie McNeice’s short film Lambing. In rural Ireland, a young couple Caoimhe (Johanna O’Brien) and David (Fiach Kunz), are about to give birth to their first child. An ultrasound scan has indicated they are expecting a boy. Opening scenes show Caoimhe and David as they paint the nursery. Caoimhe’s sister Mairead (Cate Russell) arrives to offer final words of encouragement prior to the birth. The mood is one of…
June Butler tunes into ‘Wireless’ Brian Benjamin Dwyer’s Puttnam award-winning short film.
Meghan Mickela takes in a selection of films at the Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival’s Shorts Programmme 2.
June Butler finds there’s no short supply of talent working in Irish film.
Kimberly Reyes listens in on continuing conversations & remembering memories in ‘Conversations With My Dead Father’.
June Butler explores Kamila Dydyna’s short film ‘Debutante’.
June Butler enjoys a selection of exciting shorts celebrating the cinematic convergence of individual art forms and containing unique artistic narrative structures.
Earlier this year Aoife O’Neill attended the Toronto Irish Film Festival and was kind enough to send us on a review of the second Shorts Programme.
Aoife O’Neill takes in a programme of live action shorts by students, as well as new and established directors at the Galway Film Fleadh 2020.
Laura O’Shea brings us behind the scenes and takes us from script to screen.