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Short Film – The Consolation of Orion



TITLE: The Consolation of Orion

Funded by: Filmbase/RTÉ Short Film Award scheme

Director: Siobhan McMahon
Writer: Siobhan McMahon
Producer: David Clarke
Production Company: El Zorrero Films

Running Time: 15mins
Year: 2012
Language: English

Key Cast: Robert O’Mahoney, Michael Sheehan
DOP: Richard Donnelly


Widower Frank is unable to come to terms with the death of his wife. The ageing professor meets a young homeless man and he opens up to him as a result of unforeseen circumstances, but all is not what it seems.