AN ISLAND

 

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A solitary man sets out to conquer an isolated island.
Directed by Rory Byrne and made with the support of the Irish Film Board's Frameworks scheme.

 

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AWARDED:

Special Mention Kurzfilmfestival - Nov 2018

2nd Prize Thessaloniki Animation Festival - Oct 2018

Best Fiction Prize - Cartón - September 2018

Best Narrative Short - Animation Block Party - July 2018

Grand Prix & Best Music Award - Neum Animated Film Festival - July 2018

Best 2d film & Best Irish film - Dublin Animation Film Festival - November 2017

James Horgan Award for Best Animation - Galway Film Fleadh - July 2017

 

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Directed by Rory Byrne

Produced by Ciarán Deeney

Music by Sean Byrne

Sound Design by David Kamp

Sound Mix by Dean Jones

Backgrounds by Ronan McMeel and Rory Byrne

Animation by

Rory Byrne
Anita Gaughan
Alan Holly

Colouring by

Aoife Balfe
Aisling Conroy


Saxophone by Alan D'Arcy
Piano by Aoife Nathan


Emma Scott: Production execuitive for the Irish Film Board
Pauline McNamara: Executive Producer for RTÉ
Jill McGrgor: Shorts Co-ordinator for the Irish Film Board


Thanks to

Dermot Byrne
Máire Byrne
Kirsteen Cairns
Gareth Lee
Dave Clarke
Aoide Byrne
Daryl Moorhouse
Animation Skillnet
Tinpot Productions
Raygun

 

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SCREENING DATES

 

Bogotá Short Film Festival - Bogotá, Columbia - December 4-11 2018

SIGGRAPH Asia - Tokyo, Japan - December 4-7 2018

London International Animation Festival - London, England - November 30-9 December 2018

Oslo Independent Film Festival - Oslo, Norway - November 27 2018

Du Grain à Démoudre - Gonfreville l'Orcher/Le Havre, Normandy, France - November 21-29 2018

Kurzfilmfestival Kufstein - Kufstein, Austria - November 21-22 2018

Etiuda&Anima! - Krakow, Poland - November 20-25 2018

Cinanima - Espinho, Portugal - November 12-18 2018

Tehran International Short Film Festival - Tehran, Iran - November 9-15 2018

Strasburg Film Festival - Strasburg, Virginia, USA - November 9-11 2018

Aesthetica Short Film Festival - York, England - November 7-11 2018

New Chitose International Airport Animation Festival - New Chitose Airport Terminal, Hokkaido, Japan - Nov 2-5 2018

Leeds International Film Festival - Leeds, England - November 1-15 2018

Chicago International Children's Film Festival - Chicago, USA - November 1-9 2018

KDIAF - Taipei, Taiwan - October 28-4 November 2018

Edinburgh Short Film Festival - Edinburgh, Scotland - Oct 26-10 November 2018

Banjaluka International Animated Film Festival - Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina - Oct 24-28 2018

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Thessaloniki Animation Festival - Thessaloniki, Greece - Oct 18-21 2018 

Fano International Film Festival - Fano, Italy - Oct 16-20 2018

Animage - Pernambbuco, Brazil - Oct 12-21 2018

Biennial of Animation Bratislava, Bratislava - Oct 8-12 2018

Sapporo International Film Festival - Sapporo, Japan - October 5-12 2018  

Bit Bang Fest - Buenos Aires, Argentina - October 3-6 2018

Milano Film Festival - Milan, Italy - September 28-07 October 2018

Encounters - Bristol, England - September 25-30 2018

Helsinki international Film Festival - Helsinki, Finland - September 20-30 2018

Calgary International Film Festival -  Calgary, Canada - September 19-30 2018

Cartón - Buenos Aires, Argentina - September 4-10 2018

Odense International Film Festival, Odense, Denmark - August 27-2 September 2018

Solar Kino - St. Gallen, Switzerland - August 10 2018

La Guarimba International Film Festival, Amantea, Italy - August 7-11 2018 

RTX Animation Festival, Austin, USA - August 3-6 2018 

Animation Block Party, Brooklyn NY, USA - July 26-29 2018

Constantine’s gold coin, Niš, Serbia - July 23-27 2018

NIFFF, Neuchâtel, Switzerland - July 6-14 2018 

Eurasia International Film Festival, Astana, Kazahstan - July 1-7 2018

Neum Animated Film Festival, Neum, Bosnia and Herzegovina - June 30-6 July 2018 

Zagreb Animafest - World Panorama,  Zagreb, Croatia - June 4-6 2018

Lanterna Mágica - Festival Internacional de Animação, Goiânia, Brazil - May 23-27 2018

Fastnet Film Festival - Schull, Ireland - 23-27 May 2018

Cinalfama - Lisbon International Film Awards, Lisbon, Portugal - May 9 2018

IAFF Golden kuker-Sofia - Sofia, Bulgaria - 7-13 May 2018

BCN Sports FIlm - Barcelona, Spain - 2-6 May 2018

Internationales Trickfilm Festival, Stuttgart, Germany - April 24-29 2018

Glas Animation, Berkeley, California, USA - Mar 22-25 2018

Dingle Animation, Dingle, Ireland - March 23-24 2018

Clermont-Ferrand 40th Short Film festival, Clermont-Ferrand, France - Feb 2-10 2018

Foyle Film Festival, Foyle, Ireland - November 2017

Dublin Animation Film Festival, Dún Laoghaire, Ireland - November 20-21st 2017

Galway Film Fleadh, Galway, Ireland - July 2017

 

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