The 100 Years of Cinema: The Irish Short, Saturday 18th June event kicks off at 11.30am with a FREE SCREENING of four short films made during the Documentary School and Film School course that took place in Galway Film Centre in 2015 & 2016.
The FREE SCREENING will include:
– HAWAII – 6min 36 sec
Joe’s Boss turns down his application of holiday leave for a trip of a lifetime to Hawaii. Maybe blackmail might change his mind.
Producer: Eleanor Burnhill
Director: Eamonn Keane
– NEW SHOES – 7min 9sec
One mans’ desire to change his ways starts with a jog with a new pair of shoes where he encounters a mysterious beautiful stranger.
Producer: Rachel Barry
Director: Mara Macarie
Both short films were completed during the Galway Film Centre ‘Film School Course 2015’ with tutors Aidan Maguire, Deirdre De Grae, Molly O’Driscoll, Johan Molenaar and Eamonn Dunne.
– THAT GUY IN THE SKY – 5min 14sec
A rare insight into the private life of an elusive figure in the Galway skies, and his struggles with fear, loneliness, and an obsession that keeps him flying in his propellor machine.
Producer: Dara Raftery
Director: Sarah Ingersoll
– HOUSEWORK WOMAN WIFE – 5mins 38 sec
A suburban housewife’s realisation that maybe all of her life will end up with invisible, repetitive, uncreative housework.
Producer: Branka Gaberscik
Director: Vicky Smith
Both short films were completed during the ‘Documentary School 2016’ in Galway Film Centre with facilitators Jill Beardsworth and Keith Walsh.