Character:

Kenny, the neighbor

Writer:

Angela Burke, Jessy Sheerin

Director: 
Martin Mahon

Producers:
Martin Mahon, Aine Maguire

Production Company: 
Hill 16 Films

Additional Cast:
Joan Sheehy

Status:
Made available for viewing on Vimeo by the director


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The film is about a lonely woman whose 35th birthday falls on April Fool’s Day.  She is expecting friends for dinner but they don’t show up. 


She is pushed to the limit as she tries to get someone to realize it's her special day.  Her friends are busy and the neighborhood kids make fun of her. 

 

  • Short film, set in Ireland.


  • Aired on RTE' on 23 September 1998.


  • The film was nominated for a Palme d'Or at the 1998 Cannes Film Festival.


  • Screened at the 10th Galway Film Fleadh, 7-12 July 1998.

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