beal bocht

Light in Motion Awards – Animation Programme Three

Sunday 26 Nov 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:45pm
£3 + 50p booking fee

The first programme for the Light in Motion Animated Short Film awards

Big Fish

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


An Island

A solitary man sets out to conquer an isolated island.

Ireland. 2017. Director: Rory Byrne. Duration: 13mins


Late Afternoon

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.

£3 + 50p booking fee