The Lucky Man

The Lucky Man

In an old rural Irish pub in the middle of nowhere, a lonely simple-minded barman's brief encounter with a difficult customer highlights his need for connection.

Director Bio

Laoisa Sexton is an Irish actress, writer/ director living in London, she has worked as an actress in theatre, TV & film since she was 16. Laoisa began writing theatre, and has written 3 full length plays that were all produced Off Broadway, New York: "The Last Days of Cleopatra" and "For Love" both received 5 star NY Times Critics Picks and her third play "The Pigeon in The Taj Mahal" was also produced OFF Broadway at the legendary Irish Repertory Theatre, it was voted Best Theatre of 2017 by Irish Central.


  • Directed by:Laoisa Sexton
  • Written by:Laoisa Sexton
  • Produced by:Ten Thousand Hours Films
  • Runtime:15 mins
  • Completion Date:January 31, 2020
  • Country of Origin:Ireland
  • Country of Filming:Ireland
  • Language:English
  • Category:Irish Live-Action
  • Selection:Main Competition - Programme 8
  • In Person Screening Time & Venue:Nov 5th Bridgeways Ballymahon 3 - 4pm
  • Online Screening TimeNov 6th 10am - 10pm
  • Links: Website

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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

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  • 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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