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Irish Shorts 3: Friends, Families & Other Strangers

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  • Tickets: €8/€7
  • Date: Wed, 13th Nov 2019
  • Time: 15:30 - 16:58
  • Duration: 88 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

Hellos, goodbyes and reconciliations…


Dominic Curran / Northern Ireland / 2019 / 16 mins
Nathan begrudgingly visits his infirm childhood friend Edgar, but their lives have diverged beyond any personal history.
Producer: Ryan Early

In the Narrow Shade of a Pen

Taro Madden / Ireland / 2018 / 15 mins
George is mourning a death that did not come to pass, and Lucianne’s bemused sympathy makes some sense of this.
Producers: Taro Madden, Loïc Monks

Just Fine

Ciarán Hickey / Ireland / 2018 / 16 mins
Two school friends entertain the curiosity of their lives on the eve of a grand departure.
Producer: Ciarán Hickey

The Owl

Neil Winterlich / Northern Ireland / 2017 / 13 mins
Nick, a drug-addled Bad Boy, arrives uninvited to his best friend’s birthday party, where he discovers why all have abandoned him.
Producer: Oorlagh George


Matthew McGuigan / UK / 2019 / 20 mins
Brendan’s mother Eilis reveals a dark secret on her deathbed, one to which Brendan must find the answer – what happened to her lost child?
Producers: Leo McGuigan, Paul McGuigan

The Space Between Us [C]

Elaine Kennedy / Ireland / 2019 / 9 mins
A family drama between three estranged siblings who are forced to reconnect when a tragedy occurs in their family.
Producers: Emmet Kelly, Elynia Betts

[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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