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Short Film – An Cuainin (The Cove)



TITLE: An Cuainin (The Cove)

Funded by: Filmbase/TG4 Lasair Scheme

Director: Chris Roufs
Writer: Chris Roufs
Producer: Steven Davenport
Production Company: Take Away Films

Running Time: 15 Mins
Year: 2003
Language: Irish

Key Cast: Padraic Delaney, Robert Sheehan, Eoin Gillen
DOP: Tim Fleming


While struggling to come through a divorce and admit to his own homosexuality, a man and his son return to where the father once played as a boy. Through flashbacks we learn of a summer childhood friendship he shared with a boy with a hearing disability. At the end of the film, they are reunited.