Virgin Media DIFF Shorts 4

Directed by Various
  • Various
  • 1hr 41mins
  • 2018
  • English

Screen Ireland Shorts programme, selected by Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival.


Mother - Director: Natasha Waugh / Producer: Sharon Cronin / Ireland
Hardworking mam Grace has the perfect happy family; a loving husband and two wonderful children. But when her husband arrives home one day with a brand new kitchen appliance, she slowly starts to realize that there might not be room for both of them in this house.
 
El Hor - Director: Dianne Lucille Campbell / Producer: Brian J. Falconer / Northern Ireland
Through the interspecies gaze we observe one of the most ancient and highly honoured dog breeds, the Saluki. Guiding us in love, preparing us in death and transforming us in life.
 
Stigma - Director: Helen Warner / Producer: Marie McDonald / Northern Ireland
A string of confessions unveil a tale of religious guilt, sin and redemption in this short experimental drama set against the dramatic and rugged Northern Irish coastline.
 
The Egg and The Thieving Pie - Director: Lola Blanche Higgins / Producer: Reshma Makan / UK
Community Police Officer, Shona, finds herself battling the call of the ocean when investigating the theft of a precious egg.
 
No Place - Director: Laura Kavanagh / Producer: Laura Kavanagh / UK
Angela and her two young kids have been evicted from their home. Angela struggles to maintain a sense of normality as an increasingly desperate situation unfolds.
 
Five Letters to the Stranger Who Will Dissect My Brain - Director: Oonagh Kearney / Producer: Roisín Geraghty / Ireland
Five Letters To The Stranger Who Will Dissect My Brain describes the soul-searching journey of first year medical student Viv, whose first encounter with a cadaver in the anatomy room sends her on a soul-searching quest into the nature of what it means to be alive.
 
Child - Director: Joren Molter / Producer: Floor Onrust / Netherlands
When Ella visits a museum together with her daughter and the child of a colleague, she suddenly becomes aware of a hidden side of herself.
 
Inanimate - Director: Lucia Bulgheroni / Producer: Lennard Ortmann / UK
Katrine has a normal life, a normal job, a normal boyfriend and a normal apartment in a normal city. Or at least that's what she thinks until one day everything starts falling apart - literally!
 

Filmmakers in Attendance

Schedule & Tickets

26 Feb 20:45 Light House Cinema Book