Light in Motion Awards – Animation Programme Three
The first programme for the Light in Motion Animated Short Film awards
A story sea tosses mother Yona’s small boat as she is out looking for the ‘Big fish’ that swallowed her daughter Mika.
South Korea. 2017. Director: Jaebeom Park. Duration: 8mins
An Irish grandmother’s unexpected departure from her lonely life.
Ireland. 2017. Director: Aoife Doyle. Duration: 9mins
The Blissful Accidental Death
Entering an antique shop, a young man finds an intriguing drawing
which is hiding a secret love letter on the back, written 70 years ago.
Romania. 2017. Director: Sergiu Negulici. Duration: 15mins
A solitary man sets out to conquer an isolated island.
Ireland. 2017. Director: Rory Byrne. Duration: 13mins
An elderly woman drifts back through her memories.
Ireland. 2017. Director: Louise Bagnall. Duration: 9mins
An Beal Bocht/The Poor Mouth
An animated adaptation of Flann O’Brien’s only novel written in Irish under the pseudonym of Myles Na gCopaleen. A biting satire of the life story of a young Gael, reflecting on his life from Sligo Gaol.
Ireland. 2017. Director: Tom Collins. Duration: 32mins
All films in the competition have yet to receive certification. Some films contain strong language and themes that may be upsetting to people of a sensitive nature. May not be suitable for audiences under 18 years of age, parental discretion is advised.