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Short Film – Crisis in Evolution


TITLE: Crisis in Evolution

Funded by: Filmbase/ RTÉ Short Film Award scheme

Director: Michael McInerney
Writer: Michael McInerney
Producer: David Lawless, Patrick Jordan
Production Company: Brazen Films Ltd

Running Time: 5 Mins
Year: 2006
Language: English
Format: DigiBeta

Key Cast: Donal Grey, Peter Byrne
DOP: Patrick Jordan


In a prehistoric world, two abrasive and volatile cavemen clash over a rock with fatal consequences. Their terrible confrontation is witnessed by two groundhogs, who ponder the greater philosophical and evolutionary questions raised by this display of uncontrolled aggression. In the end we see their predictions become too tragically real.