Director: Brendan Canty | Ireland | 12mins | Writer: Alan O’Gorman
A young girl struggles with an alcoholic mother, her environment and entering adulthood, until an act of devotion from her boyfriend offers relief and the strength to love.
Take Me Swimming
Director: Claire Dix | Ireland | 15mins | Writer: Ailbhe Keogan
A son must overcome his own conflicted feelings and honour his father’s intentions to keep his mother alive, despite her expressed wish to the contrary.
Director/Writer: Wes Hurley | USA | 14mins
Struggling to survive in the USSR during the turbulent years of Perestroika, Elena and her young gay son escape into the world of pirated American movies.
Director: Selina Cartmell | Ireland | 16mins | Writer: Liz Quinn | Discovery Award Nominee: Liz Quinn (Screenwriter)
In a strange, smoky bar on the edge of a rural Irish town, Sinead and Brian remember the love they once shared.
Lost Property Office
Director/Writer: Daniel Agdag | Australia | 10mins
This Oscar-nominated short film tells the story of Edward, a meticulous and thorough custodian of a large city transit’s Lost Property Office.
Director: Sam Peeters | The Netherlands | 14mins
Right-wing populism is spreading through Western Europe like wildfire. It is most popular in quiet, white neighbourhoods where people are shielded from different cultures and lifestyles.
Nightmare on Deskteeth Street
Director: Dylan Holmes Williams | UK | 3mins | Writer: Robbie Macinnes
Harold Miller has a bizarre obsession. He loves boots. After a mysterious intruder steals his favourite pair, he sets out on a voyage across West London…
Director: Benjamin Cleary, TJ O’Grady Peyton | Ireland | 14mins | Writer: Benjamin Cleary | Discovery Award Nominee: TJ O’Grady Peyton (Director)
A man wakes from a coma speaking a fully-formed but unrecognisable language, baffling linguistic experts from around the globe.
ADIFF Awards Presentation
This screening will be followed by an ADIFF Awards Presentation at 18.00 in the Light House Bar
Schedule & Tickets
|28 Feb 16:00||Wed 28th Feb 2018||4:00pm||Light House Cinema||BookBuy Tickets|