Departure

About

  • Director:Aoífe Doyle
  • Country:Ireland
  • CategoryAnimation
  • Runtime:9 mins 15 secs
  • Date:June 8, 2017
  • Selection:Programme 14
  • Screening Times:

    • Aug 17 Bog Lane Theatre - 3:30-4:30pm

    • Aug 19 The Library - 11am-12pm
  • Links: Website

Departure

An Irish grandmothers unexpected departure from her lonely life. The film tells the story of a lonely Irish Grandmother called Alma. Faced with the prospect of yet another Christmas without her emigrated Family, Alma is at an all time low. This almost tragedy quickly turns into a comedy as the universe conspires to bring her closer to her family than she could ever have imagined.


Director Bio

Aoífe Doyle is the creative director and co-founder of Pink Kong Studios based in Dublin, Ireland. Aoífe's background in classical animation led her to work for over a decade in Ireland's booming animation sector before co-founding Pink Kong Studios. She is the creative driving force of the studio, guiding artists and ensuring the studio adheres to the creative vision.


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