21 October 2017 The Irish Film & Television Network
Actors
TV
Crew
Digital
Distribution
Education / Training
Equipment
Festivals / Markets
Finance
Legal
Locations Ireland
Post Production
Production
Rep Bodies
JOBS FILMOGRAPHY NEWS WHO'S WHO DIARY GALLERY IFTA
     
Rep Bodies
Agencies
Representatives
Full Rep/Agency Listings
Who's Who
Rep Bodies News
Site Map
IFTN HOME

Irish Film and Television Network

 »

Rep Bodies

 »

Rep Bodies News



Irish Film Board's Short Stories 2 Confirmed
20 Jul 2017 :

The Irish Film Board (IFB) has announced the successful teams for its short filmmaking scheme, SHORT STORIES 2. SHORT STORIES invites filmmakers to use their imagination, creative story-telling and visual talent to excite audiences with succinct, inspiring and even entertaining films.

SHORT STORIES are live-action or animated fiction films between 2–5 minutes in length and this year, the IFB invited filmmakers to examine the theme of IDOLS.

The successful projects are:

Frida Think, to be written and directed by Maya Derrington and produced by Paul Rowley of Still Films.Frida Think will tell the story of a woman who walks into a party dressed as Frida Kahlo, only to find that her version of unique has mass appeal.

Procession, to be written and directed by Jeda de Brí and produced by Claire McCabe of 925 Productions. The film is to be set in a bedraggled community of misfits who gather to mourn one of their own, the only way they know—a raucous, elaborately eccentric, brass-band funeral.

Mary, to be directed by Shaun O’Connor, written by Jonathan Hughes and produced by Sharon Cronin of Character Films. The short will centre on Charlie, who, after managing to destroy the town’s beloved Virgin Mary statue, does the only thing he can do: frames his older brother.

Quest for Love, to be written and directed by Antonia Campbell-Hughes and produced by Ailish Bracken of Against the Grain Films. Quest for Love will see Eve and her son Max move to Paris: but does Eve want motherhood or freedom?

Honest, to be written and directed by Matthew Roche and produced by Hazel Cullen of TW Films. The film features a young boy whose confrontation with the Son of God makes him question his faith and helps restore his honesty.

SHORT STORIES 2 will premiere at the 2018 Galway Film Fleadh.

 




BREAKING NEWS
Seamus McGarvey to give Masterclass in Dublin
RTS NI Announces Shortlist for 2017 Awards
‘Lady Macbeth’ Nominated for European Discovery Award EFA 2017
New Kids Series from Meangadh Fibín to Air on RTEjr

FEATURES & INTERVIEWS
‘Maze’ Director Stephen Burke talks IFTN through the Development, Finance & Filming of his latest Project
Box Office Success for 'Cardboard Gangsters'
Free Industry Newsletter
Subscribe to IFTN's industry newsletter - it's free and e-mailed directly to your inbox every week.
Click here to sign up.


RELATED NEWS
Cork Film Festival announce 2017 Programme
19 Oct 2017 
Sky Road Film Festival Line-Up Announced
06 Oct 2017 
Annual Cinemagic Festival Announces 200 Film Events to Inspire Young People
05 Oct 2017 
Shorts Round-up: New Release from Director Dave Tynan, Distribution deals for ‘Sineater’ & ‘Jacob Wrestling with the Angels’
04 Oct 2017 
EDITOR'S PICK
IFTN talks to Ethan Hawke and Irish director Aisling Walsh about latest film Maudie
George R.R. Martin’s ‘Nightflyers’ series to film at Troy Studios
‘Don’t Let Go’ wraps Galway shoot
Ciarán McMenamin on Writing
MORE ON IFTN
Irish Production Companies
Listings for Irish film & television production companies
What's In Production?
The latest info on projects filming in Ireland
Latest Industry Jobs
Job listings for Irish film & television crew

CONNECT WITH IFTN
Find us on Facebook
Follow IFTN on Twitter
E-Newsletter Subscribe
Subscribe to RSS Feed




 
 the Website  Directory List  Festivals  Who's Who  Locations  Filmography  News  Crew  Actors
 

Contact Us | Advertise | Copyright | Terms & Conditions | Security & Privacy | RSS Feed | Twitter