Patti and Trish; best friends on the cusp of college life. 
A traumatic event, on the eve of their goodbye, will put their friendship to the ultimate test.

Director Bio

Aisling O’Regan Sargent is a twenty two year old film maker from Co. Dublin. She has written and directed her debut short film “Cease” a dark coming of age drama that explores the deep connection of female friendship. Her inspirations stem largely from personal experiences and the experiences of the women around her.


  • Directed by:Aisling O'Regan Sargent
  • Written by:Aisling O'Regan Sargent
  • Produced by:Philip Emo & Dylan Keenan
  • Runtime:15 mins
  • Completion Date:May 3, 2020
  • Country of Origin:Ireland
  • Country of Filming:Ireland
  • Language:English
  • Category:Student / Irish Live-Action
  • Selection:Student Programme 5
  • In Person Screening Time & Venue:Nov 4th Bridgeways Ballymahon 3-4pm
  • Online Screening TimeNov 5th 10am - 10pm
  • Links: Instagram

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2022 submission open

Still Voices 2022 Submissions Open

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • December 1st, 2021

The submission call for the 2022 edition of Still Voices is now open.

terence davies festival patron

Terence Davies Becomes Festival Patron

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • November 12th, 2021

We are delighted to announce that Terence Davies is now our Festival Patron.

2021 award winners

Still Voices 2021 Award Winners

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • November 5th, 2021

The Still Voices 2021 Short Film Competition Award Winners.


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