Her Name Is...

An isolated young woman journeys through city streets in a final act of desperation.

Director Bio

Claire and Lydia first worked together on the short film ‘Spent’ in 2017. ‘Spent’ was Claire’s directorial debut short film and Lydia had the role of lead character Claire Hurst. ‘Spent’ has gone on to screen around the world at festivals and was selected as the Irish winner for the Women in Film and Television International Short Film Showcase 2018.


  • Directed by:Claire Byrne & Lydia McGuinness
  • Written by:Lydia McGuinness & Ben Conway
  • Produced by:Jo Halpin & Emma Wall
  • Runtime:10 mins
  • Completion Date:June 11, 2018
  • Country of Origin:Ireland
  • Category:Irish Live-Action
  • Selection:In Competition - Programme 2
  • Screening Time / Venue:
    Fri 16th - Bog Lane Theatre - 10-11am
    / Sat 17th - Cooney's Hotel - 10-11am
  • Links: IMDB

Latest News

Check out our news section below for all the lastest updates on Still Voices 2019!

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Still Voices Film Society

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 06 January, 2020

We are delighted to announce the launch of the Still Voices Film Society.

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Submissions for 2020 Now Open

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 01 October, 2019

Submission call for the Still Voices Short Film Festival 2020 now open!

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Culture Night 2019

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 09 September, 2019

Still Voices Culture Night 2019


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