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Irish Shorts 1: Legacies

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  • Tickets: €10.50/9
  • Date: Sat, 9th Nov 2019
  • Time: 15:30 - 17:03
  • Duration: 97 mins
  • Venue: The Gate Cinema Cork City
  • Director: Various
  • Producer(s): Various
  • Screenwriter(s): Various
  • Main Cast: Various
  • Country: Ireland
  • Language(s): English
  • Year: 2019

The things we can leave in our wake or that are handed down to us. A selection of powerful resonant dramas, some featuring our most formidable female acting talent, dealing with the big issues of love, life and death, but not without humour.


Amy Corrigan / UK, Ireland / 2019 / 19 mins
In 1940s Ireland, Rosie must gather all her strength to undertake an unimaginable task for the sake of her child.
Producer: Kira Fitzpatrick

Stray [C]

Sinéad O’Loughlin / Ireland / 2019 / 15 mins
An elderly woman struggles after a violent break-in that has robbed her of her husband and her peace of mind.
Producer: Kilian Waters

Cúl an Tí (The Back of the House)

Stuart Douglas / Ireland / 2018 / 16 mins
A dying mother, wracked with guilt from historical tragedy, is brought reconciliation with her estranged daughter.
Producers: Max Brady, Richard Martin


Emma Wall / Ireland, UK / 2018 / 13 mins
Set in 1978, Pat tells the story of a lonely music lover who keeps in touch with her son in New York through the only phone box in the village.
Producer: Jo Halpin


Michael Creagh / Ireland, UK / 2018 / 20 mins
It’s Len and Ruby’s ruby wedding anniversary. Ruby is somewhat disturbed by his unusual choice of gift.
Producers: Liam Creagh, Damon Quinn

Peggy and the Grim

Luke Morgan / Ireland / 2019 / 8 mins
Peggy gets a visit from the Grim Reaper.
Producers: Ryan Keane, Luke Morgan

[C] means eligible for Best Cork Short Award.


The Gate Cinema Cork City
The Gate Cinema, North Main Street
Cork City, Cork T12 KN88 Ireland
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