Niamh Heery’s latest short drama is ‘Pause’, filmed on the sparsely inhabited island of Inishbiggle in Mayo during May 2016.
The film stars Janine Hardy as a woman who arrives on an island in an altered state to confront her past. As she listens to old family tape recordings her surroundings begin to take on new life. The film mixes realist drama with touches of the surreal, playing out in a landscape that brings a touch of raw beauty to a personal story.
Kerry Film Festival (Nominated: Best Irish Narrative)
Foyle Film Festival (1st Runner Up: Light in Motion Awards)
Offline Film Festival
Waterford Film Festival
Underwire Film Festival London (Nominated: Best Sound Design)
Belfast Film Festival 2017
Irish Film Festa Rome 2017