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Between The Canals

Like many others of his age in Dublin's north inner city, Liam is a small-time criminal whose life consists of dealing drugs, getting into fights and sticking by his friends. But now his girlfriend is pregnant and he wants to change all that to become an electrician and a provider for his new family...

Main Cast:

  • Peter Coonan, Dan Hyland, Stephen Jones

Locations:

  • Dublin
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As If I Am Not There

Samira, a young teacher from Sarajevo assigned to a Bosnian village school in the early '90s, finds her life turned on its head the day a young soldier walks uninvited into her kitchen and tells her to pack a bag. As the sky turns black with smoke from the burning village behind her, Samira enter...

Main Cast:

  • Natasa Petrovic, Fedja Stukan, Stellan Skarsgard
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All Good Children

After the death of their mother, Irish youngsters Dara and Eoin are moved to France to stay with their aunt. There the boys befriend the children of an English couple who have bought a dilapidated chateau that they plan to restore. Dara instantly falls under the spell of their young daughter, Bella...

Main Cast:

  • Austin Moulton, David Brazil, Imogen Jones, Jack Gleeson
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A Kiss For Jed

Nineteen year old Orla from Country Antrim wins 'Follow a Star' on the Irish national TV station. Her prize is a quest - to find C&W star Jed Wood, give him a kiss, and report on her adventure on the following week's show. Ray Timmons, a 40-year-old with a great future behind him, is dispatched ...

Main Cast:

  • Jayne Wisener, Mark O’Halloran, Lee Arenberg
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A nyomozó (The Investigator)

The hero of this unconventional crime story is 37-year-old Tibor. In the city hospital where he works as a pathologist, his mother is dying of cancer. He discovers there is a possible cure for her, but it requires the kind of money he just doesn't have. But then a mysterious one-eyed man called Cycl...

Main Cast:

  • Zsolt Anger, Judit Rezes, Sandor Terhes
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Princess (Prinsessa)

In this contemporary comedy, 18 year-old Maja dreams of becoming an actress, so that she can be the centre of attention and people will see past her overweight exterior. Erika, an aspiring documentary filmmaker, sees an opportunity to create tragicomic entertainment at Maja's expense. Maja agrees to...

Main Cast:

  • Zandra Andersson, Moa Silen, Anastasios Soulis
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Nothing Personal

Anne is a Dutch woman who hits the road to escape a personal grief. Hitching her way to the west coast of Ireland, she happens upon an isolated farm belonging to Martin, a man who has chosen the freedom that solitude brings him. When he offers Anne work on the farm in exchange for food and shelter, ...

Main Cast:

  • Lotte Verbeek, Stephen Rea

Locations:

  • Galway
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A Shine of Rainbows

In the far west of Ireland, a lonely orphan's life is transformed by an extraordinary woman who defies her dour husband's disapproval, and suppresses the tragic truth about her own future, to teach the boy to conquer grief and discover the magic in nature and in himself. ...

Main Cast:

  • Aidan Quinn, Connie Nielsen, John Bell

Locations:

  • Donegal
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Foxes

Dubliner Steve and his Slovak girlfriend Tina are building their life in Ireland. Then Tina's sister Alzbeta arrives, ostensibly to follow Tina's example and find a job and an Irish partner. But Alzbeta is carrying a secret that will shatter the sisters' dreams of a cosy future. ...

Main Cast:

  • Aaron Monaghan, Rita Bánci, Reka Derszi, Jitka Joskova

Locations:

  • Wicklow, Dublin
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Vasha

Tom, a wide-eyed, Estonian sixteen-year-old, finds himself an unwitting accomplice in a deadly game on the streets of Tallinn when he befriends Artur, a Chechen terrorist hell-bent on avenging the torture and murder of his family. ...

Main Cast:

  • Mart Muurisepp, Mehmet Kurtulus, Tim Seyfi
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