11 min | 2016 | Animation |
A shipwrecked fisherman is led to a dark secret within this short thriller.
“Truly Amazing Story telling” ~ Magnifisto
This film was supported by the Frameworks scheme.
A big thank you to IFB, RTE & BAI for their continual support of the Frameworks scheme and their overall support for Animation in Ireland. We’d also like to thank Enterprise Ireland and their CSF fund that allowed us to build the tools & technology that we needed to create this film. Finally, a massive thank you to all the crew who worked on this film and helped us get it over the line.
Winner Best Animated Sequence – Galway Film Fleadh
Winner Best Cinematography – Spark Animation Festival
Winner Best Irish Short Film – Audi Dublin International Film Festival
Official selection – Dingle International Film Festival
Nomination & International Premiere at SXSW
Winner of Best Animation – Irish Film & Television Academy awards
Official selection for Animafest Zagreb
Winner of Best Animation – Fastnet Film Festival
Official selection for Palm Springs
Official selection for Odense International Film Festival
Official selection for Badalona Film Festival
Official selection for Milano Film Festival
Directed by Alex Sherwood, Ben Harper and Sean Mullen.
Produced by Daniel Spencer.
Post Production and Sound Service by Mutiny Post, Dublin.
Voice Actors: Cormac O’Sullivan, Remy Purtill.
Production Executive: Emma Scott
Executive Producer for RTE: Pauline McNamara
Head of Film and International Arts for the Arts Council: Fionnuala Sweeney
Shorts Co-ordinator for the Irish Film Board: Jill McGregor
This film was funded by Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board, Raidio Teilifís Éireann/RTÉ, the Arts Council/An Chomhairle Ealaíon and the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland/BAI