Award Winners 2017

CAT

KILLER

Synopsis

A dark comedy about a dying cat and a desperate man. When conventional veterinary practice won't help, two old friends venture into the woods on a mission of mercy. To kill a cat. Things don’t go as planned.

11 minutes

Run Time
Directed by

Wes Jones

Written by

Wes Jones

Starring

Daniel London, Matt Maher, Jeffrey DeMunn

Synopsis

Driving down a dark country road, Niall picks up a strange man who's cradling a mysterious cardboard box.

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The Box is a Horror/ Thriller/ Dark Comedy set in rural Ireland.

Directed by

Adam Collins

10 Minutes  Approx.

Written by

Adam Collins

Starring

Andrew Bennett, Ned Dennehy and Máire Ní Ghráinne.

Best Director

Cara Holmes

1/1
Synopsis

It's 1987 in Northern Ireland and Frances Noone is 10 years old and terminally bored.

Directed by

Cara Holmes

Written by

Jacinta Owens

Starring

Poppy Caraher, Joanne Brennan, John Colliery, Eilish O'Carroll

Run Time

10 Minutes Approx.

Best Actress

Iseult Casey

Synopsis

Twice Shy is about a young couple who go on a road trip as the result of an unplanned pregnancy.

Directed by

Tom Ryan

Written by

Tom Ryan

Starring

Iseult Casey, Shane Murray-Corcoran, Ardal O'Hanlon & Pat Shortt

Run Time

1 Hour 20 Minutes

Best Actor

Jarlath Tivnan

Synopsis

Fergal has Asperger’s Syndrome and lives a lonely life. From a mix of guilt and fraternal love, his brother Sean gets pulled into helping Fergal down an unseemly path. Oh Brother is a short comedy drama about two brothers travelling to Amsterdam to find the right escort for Fergal.

Directed by
Run Time

Mia Mullarkey

15 Minutes 

Written by

Eddie Mullarkey

Starring

Eddie Mullarkey, Jarlath Tivnan, Maria Lopez

Best Screenplay

Sons & Broken Noses

By Damien Aulsberry

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