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Short Film – Stephen

 

TITLE: Stephen

Funded by: Filmbase/RTÉ Short Film Award scheme

Director: Johnny Gogan
Writer: Johnny Gogan
Producer: Johnny Gogan, Siobhan Gibbons
Production Company: Bandit Films

Running Time: 18 mins
Year: 1990
Language: English
Format: 16mm

Key Cast: Donal O’Kelly, Jack Lynch
DOP: Donal Gilligan

Synopsis:

Stephen Roche’s Tour de France victory catches the imagination of his native city. For Stephen Hurley, out of work and in trouble, the news sets his black and white reality alight and draws him into a psychotic colour chrome fantasy of travel and pursuit.

More Information

Awards:
-Best Irish Short, Galway Film Festival 1990

Screenings:
-Hamburg No Budget Short Film Festival
-Cork Film Festival
-Celtic Film Festival
-Montreal Short Film Festival

Broadcasts:
-Three broadcasts RTE 91-95