SHORTS BLOCK 3 All

Short Film

THE CAPTORS
(16min)


A trio of kidnappers face an unexpected dilemma when their wealthy target calls their bluff.

Directed by Chris Baugh  |  Submitted by Network Television Ireland




MY LIFE FOR IRELAND 
(15min)


Easter, 1916. In Dublin Patrick Pearse leads an armed rebellion against British rule, inspiring patriots throughout Ireland to join the fight for freedom.

Directed by Kieron J Walsh  |  Submitted by Markus Kaatsch




3 FRIENDS 
(22 mins)


Based on a Colm Tóibín short story, 'Three Friends' follows Fergus, a pensive, young Irishman, who is propelled on a powerful journey that begins at his mother's funeral and wake. There, Fergus confronts how his family shapes and defines him only to continue this journey at a beach rave where he becomes aware of the defining impact his friendships have on him. Ultimately, it is through death, grief, joy, and sex that Fergus looks inside to define himself.

Directed by Michael Moody Culpepper  |  Submitted by Markus Kaatsch




GEIST 
(10:50 mins)


A shipwrecked fisherman is led to a dark secret within this short thriller.

Directed by Ben Harper, Sean Mullen and Alex Sherwood  |  Submitted by GIANT ANIMATION STUDIOS

Sunday September 3

  • 1500 3:00pm-4:00pm Film Stage