Leap of Faith

Kelly longs for a connection, in a disconnected world.

Director Bio

Mark Smyth is a multi award winning TV commercials and film director with an honours degree in Film/TV Production. Mark started working as a television editor in 2009 on the TG4 series “Rasai na Gaillimhe”. Mark went on to work with Still Films in late 2009 as an editor on their documentary “Pyjama Girls”, while there Mark also produced online content for RTÉ.


  • Directed by:Mark Smyth
  • Written by:Dave Thorpe
  • Produced by:Jonathan Farrelly
  • Runtime:14 mins
  • Completion Date:June 30, 2017
  • Country of Origin:Ireland
  • Category:Irish Live-Action
  • Selection:In Competition - Programme 10
  • Screening Time / Venue:
    Fri 16th - Cooney's Hotel - 12:30-1:30pm
    / Sat 17th - The Library - 12:30-1:30pm
  • Links: Website

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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