The Space Between Us

The Space Between Us

The Space Between Us is a family based drama between three estranged siblings who are forced to reconnect when a tragedy occurs in their family. The story explores the wide range of emotions they have toward each other, present and past, and what their relationships will look like moving forward.

Director Bio

Elaine Kennedy is a director and actor who plays (Sinead) in The Space Between Us. Elaine has worked on several feature films including (Pick Ups) starring Aidan Gillen, IFTA winning director Frank Berry’s (Michael Inside), (Making It) by Eamonn Norris as well as Jim Sheridan’s Secret Scriptures. In 2016, Elaine wrote, produced, directed and starred in her debut short film (Uisce Beatha-Water of Life) The film has been very successful on the film festival circuit winning multiple awards both nationally and internationally. Elaine was recently a shortlisted nominee in the Aer Lingus Irish Film Maker of the year awards 2017 and was also honored with the Dingle Peninsula Talent person of the year award 2017.


  • Directed by:Elaine Kennedy
  • Written by:Emmet Kelly
  • Produced by:Emmet Kelly
  • Runtime:9 mins
  • Completion Date:August 16, 2018
  • Country of Origin:Ireland
  • Country of Filming:Ireland, United States
  • Category:Irish Live-Action
  • Selection:In Competition
  • Screening Time:TBD
  • Links: Facebook

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programme launch

2019 Programme Launch

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 05 July, 2019

Still Voices 2019 Programme Launch - Wilder & Gold

athlone screening

A Night of Short Films

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 02 July, 2019

A Night of Short Films - Athlone Screening - In Partnership with Dead Centre Brewing.

2019 judging panel

The 2019 Judging Panel

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 01 July, 2019

We are delighted to announce our 2019 Judging Panel for In Competition Films.


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