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Short Film – An Cruthaitheoir (The Inventor)



TITLE: An Cruthaitheoir (The Inventor)

Funded by: Filmbase/TG4 Lasair Scheme

Director: Damon Silvester
Writer: Damon Silvester
Producer: Michael Duffy
Production Company: AltoAtlantic

Running Time: 13 mins
Year: 2003
Language: Irish (English Subs)

Key Cast: Donncha Gilmore, John Burke, Brid Ni Chionaola
DOP: Ruairi O’Brien


Eoin is a young boy whose main passion is to invent things. His violent abusive father, however, sees this as a waste of valuable time. The arrival in the area of a city family for the summer changes things.