DONEGAL MAN’S SHORT FILM WINS BIG AT GALWAY FILM FLEADH

first_imgA short film written by a Donegal man has scooped a major award at the Galway Film Fleadh.Antoin Beag O’Colla’s Irish language short Rúbaí took home the Best First Short Drama award.The film tells the story of a young girl who, while her class is preparing for their First Holy Communion, announces the she is an atheist and refuses to participate. Produced by Gemma O’Shaughnessy for Magamedia Teo, Rúbaí was made under BSÉ/IFB Gearrscannáin short film schemeAntoin told Donegal Daily that he really wanted to film the movie in his native Magheraroarty but was prevented on doing so by his budget.“I really enjoyed writing the script and the cast and crew have done a terrific job with it.“Hopefully this is just the first of many awards for the film and many more films to come,” he said.  DONEGAL MAN’S SHORT FILM WINS BIG AT GALWAY FILM FLEADH was last modified: July 17th, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:GALWAY FILM FLEADHRUBAIlast_img