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Shorts At Dublin International Film Festival

ADIFF Shorts 2 is on Sunday 25th February at 1:30pm in the Light House Cinema. 

Bordallo II: A Life of Waste

Director: Trevor Whelan, Rua Meegan | Ireland, Portugal 10mins | Discovery Award Nominee: Trevor Whelan and Rua Meegan (Directing)

Bordalo II is an intimate portrait of Portuguese street artist Artur Bordalo, as he aims to highlight the extent of our wastefulness through his ‘Trash Animals’ sculptures.


Late Afternoon

Director/Writer: Louise Bagnall | Ireland 9mins | Discovery Award Nominee:Louise Bagnall (Director)

An elderly woman drifts back through her memories. She exists between two states: the past and the present.



Director/Writer: Kaveh Mazaheri Iran 20mins

In the corner of the home, Maryam’s husband does weight lifting. Suddenly, the weight falls on his throat and puts him between life and death.



Director/Writer: Christos Massalas Greece | 14mins

Paulina is the girl at the heart of Copa-Loca, an abandoned Greek summer resort. Everyone cares for her and she cares about everyone – in every possible way.


Earthy Encounters

Director: Sam Johnson | UK | 22mins

15-year-old Kyle believes he can save his dying older brother with a plant he’s found in the garden centre he works at – problem is, there’s a shadowy government agency out to destroy it first.


Simon, You Ass

Director/Writer: Claire Barrault | France | 14mins

Alain visits his grandson who attempted suicide for the first time. However, the talk he had planned doesn’t unfold as expected.

Time Traveller

Director/Writer: Steve Kenny | Ireland | 12mins

A Back To The Future obsessed traveller boy strives to finish building his own DeLorean replica before his family are evicted from their halting site.




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