Filmbase Shortlist 2009

29th May 2009 by Maura McHugh

Filmbase and RT&Eacute have decided on the final ten projects for the January round of the Filmbase/RTÉ Short Film Award scheme.

343 scripts were submitted for the award, so the panel had a difficult job whittling it down to a shortlist of ten.

The shortlisted projects are:

  • An Incident in Room 307 – writer/director John Mulvaney
  • Cold Turkey – writer/director Gavin Keane, producer Ruth Coady
  • Cured – writer Louise Ní Fhiannachta, director Mary Redmond
  • No Lies – writer Nora Windeck, director Eoin Heaney
  • The Corporate Support Superstar – writer/director Anthony Garvey
  • The Early House – writer Derek O’Connor, director Danann Breathnach
  • The Letter – writer Pól Ó Conghaile
  • The Nation Held Its Breath – Writer/Director Emmet Vincent, Producer Charlene Lydon
  • Warmth – writer John Sheahan
  • Windows – writer/director Ken Walshe

Three awards will be made in this round, each consisting of €10,000 in cash and a matching level of production equipment and editing facilities supplied from Filmbase.

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