A tale of passion, loss, surreal comedy and explosive violence. Animated in a cut-out style combining cardboard, tinfoil, paint on glass and super 8 film creating a dreamy, hand-made aesthetic.
Written/Directed by Pádraig Fagan,
Animated/Technically Directed by Eimhin McNamara
Animation assistance from Orla McHardy for the oil paint on glass elements
Éamonn O'Neill, Production Assistant
Produced by Barry O'Donoghue at Barley Films
Winner of the Claire Lynch Award at the 2008 Corona Film Festival, Cork.
Recipient of the 2008 Finders Series Award for Short Film, Dublin.
Nominated for Best Short Subject at the Annie Awards 2010, Los Angeles.
Galway Film Fleadh 2008, Ireland
53rd Corona Cork Film Festival 2008, Ireland
4th Annual Children’s Film Festival Seattle 2009, USA
Chicago Irish Film Festival 2009, USA
Redcat International Children’s Film Festival 2009, USA
9th Belfast Film Festival 2009, Northern Ireland
13th Edition Cartoons on the Bay 2009, Italy
Anima Mundi - 17th International Animation Festival 2009, Brazil
7th Mumia Underground World Animation Festival 2009, Brazil
The Samhlaiocht Kerry Film Festival 2009, Kerry
23rd Braunschweig International Film Festival 2009, Germany
10th Edition of britspotting - The British and Irish Film Festival 2009, Germany
Capital Irish Film Festival 2009, USA
20th Cairo International Film Festival for Children 2010, Egypt
ANIMADRID - The International Festival of the Animated Image, Spain, 2010
Guth Gafa International Documentary Film Festival, Ireland, 2011
Melbourne International Animation Festival, Australia, 2011
London International Animation Festival, UK, 2011