Rip to the Rescue!

Rip to the Rescue!

In the post-apocalyptic Irish midlands an overconfident American jet pilot tries to rescue a beautiful young woman from her domineering Mammy - but 'round here - getting involved with family can be deadly

Director Bio

Paudie Baggott attended the National Film School @IADT in Dublin, graduating with a BA Hons in Film & Television Production. Upon graduation, he worked as an Art Director on many commercials, television shows and films. After several years Paudie decided to re-focus on his first love, directing comedy and has been working at that for the last number of years.


  • Directed by:Paudie Baggott
  • Written by:Cian McGarrigle
  • Produced by:Sarah Barr
  • Runtime:14 mins
  • Completion Date:February 6, 2019
  • Country of Origin:Ireland
  • Country of Filming:Ireland
  • Category:Irish Live-Action
  • Selection:TBD
  • Screening Time / Venue:TBD
  • Links:Instagram

Latest News

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official selection 2020

Official Selection 2020

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 26 June, 2020

Official Selection for Still Voices Short Film Festival 2020 Online Announced.

submissions closed

Cruinniú na nÓg 2020

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 03 June, 2020

Online Events for Cruinniú na nÓg 2020.

submissions closed

2020 Submissions Closed

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 01 June, 2020

Submission deadline for 2020 has now passed.


Check below for more info on the festival, including official tickets and programme.


As this year's festival is online, no tickets will be sold. The online short film competition will be free.

2020 Programme

Our programme will be available at a later date.


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