Underground Cinema

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October Program

 

 

 My Happiness

A Glenn Gannon Film

A short drama examining the seemingly perfect life of a young male who seems to have it all, a beautiful girlfriend, a joyful son, and a group of fun loving and hilarious mates.  But over the course of 24 eventful hours, Davids apparently insignificant choices will change the life's of those who are close to him

Starring

Ciara Bailey, Tony Brown, Amanda Brunker, Colin Condon, Joe Conlan, David Gilna, Jenny Kavanagh, Rachel Kavanagh, Anthony Kelly, Jennifer McGuirk, Shane McQuillan, Melissa Nolan and Stephen Russell

Written by David Gilna

Directed by Glenn Gannon

Running Time 26 Mins

 

Moore Street Masala

Fish Films

Convenience store clear Baba, falls for the sexy real estate girl across the street.  When he sells her lunch,  she steals his heart.  There is only one way their love can make it.  Bollywood Style!!!

Staring

Glynis Casson, Yare Michael Jegbefume, Deva Naidu, Alan O'Neill and Anna Wilson

Directed by David O'Sullivan

Running Time 5 Mins

Secret Agent DX Dunne

Phoenix Artz Productions

Somewhere deep in the depths of the prime location lays a bomb!  A ticking bomb!  A bomb that could explode at any moment.  Back at the secret HQ 'Secret Agent DX Dunne' and 'Chief' meet to work out a plan to disarm the bomb.  Can they succeed?

 Only with the help of her trusty side kick and brains to burn 'The Chief' will 'DX' succeed once again in saving the earth from some bad guys.

 Starring

Dianne Jennings and Paul McGuinness

Written & Directed by Noel Brady

Running Time 3 Mins

 

Hatch 

A Damien McCarthy Film

Hatch is a short comedy/horror film which tells the story of a man who lays an egg.  When he takes the egg for adrink, strange things start to happen.

Written & Directed by Damien McCarthy

Starring

Barry Callan & Denis O'Connor

Running Time 9 Mins

 

Ticket to Ride

Big Idea Films

A ticket changes an ordinary train journey inot one with an unexpectant destination.

Written & Directed by Liam Heffron

 Starring

Johnny Elliott, Vivienne Connolly, Aidan Higgins, Korcan Koru, Robbie Atthill, Mike Neary, Mary Grogan& Tony Walsh

Running Time 9 Mins

 

Natural Causes

A Barry Holian Film

A communication breakdown leads to an alliance between the most unlikely of characters in finding a solution to their problems

Animated Short

Written and Directed by Barry Holian

Running Time 5 Mins

 

 

Sunshower

Samson Films

On her way back home from a party, drunk and driving a stolen car, a girl (17) hits an old man walking by the side of the road.  When he won't wake up and the car won't start, it seems all she can do is bury him.

Written & Directed by Liam Gavin

Starring

Brendan Conroy and Jenn Murray

Running Time 14 Mins

 

 

 

If I Should Fall Behind

Fastnet Films

Afterthe drowning of his daughter in Dublin's Grand Canal, John Neeson chooses to cast himself into a self imposed exile, spending his nights in an abandoned council flat and his days carrying holy water from a city church and dispensing it into the canal in an attempt to supress his demons.

With his sudden departure, John leaves behind his wife Sharon and his teenage son to fend for themselves.  Both grieve independently to one another and in their own ways.  Set over two days, a mother will fall apart, a man will be pushed to the edge and a boy will become a man in order to save his family from destruction.

Written & Directed by Morgan Bushe

Starring

Jordan Boyle, Brendan Conroy, Amy Cox, Rhianna Cunningham, Kim Donohoe, Graham Dunphy & Denis Furlong

Running Time 14 Mins

 

If These Walls Could Talk

Yellow Asylum Films

If walls can hold memories, what sort of echoes linger in the closed units of our psychiatric institutions as they approach their demise?

Documentary

Directed by Anna Rodgers

Running Time 13 Mins

 

 

The Moment

SAD Mantra Productions

A visual telling of the final ten minutes of a mans life.  There are many obvious reasons why he seems unwilling to reinquish his life, however, his only motivation is the undying love between he and his wife.

Written & Directed by Paddy Slattery

Starring

Eamon Rohan, Claire Hilary, Mairin O'Donovan and Daniel J Dunne

Running Time 9 Mins

 

Whatever Happened to Ultra Man

IADT

A short animated dosumentary about a failed super hero named Ultra Man.  The film takes place over an afternoons discussion with the retired super hero as he discusses his fall from grace and how he feels  about modern day Dublin

Animated Short

Written & Directed by John Walsh

Running Time 6 Mins