Shorts Program I: If Only...

Friday, March 2, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

A selections of films, some sweet, some sorrowful , some with courage and one or two with a touch of vengence; love is never easy.



2017 | 16 mins
In a strange, smoky bar on the edge of a rural Irish town, Sinead and Brian remember the love they once shared.

DirectorSelina Cartmell 
ProducerClaire Gormley
Music: Darktown*

Best 1st Short Galway Film Fleadh 2017

2017 | 11 mins
A man wakes up with a strange tune in his head…but how did it get there and why won’t it stop? View Trailer

DirectorKen Williams & Denis Fitzpatrick
Producer: Steven Daly

Best Director Richard Harris International Film Festival 2017 

2017 | 10 mins
Lisa finds out that breaking up is hard to do. Really hard to do! View Trailer

Director: Gerard Walsh
Producer: Owen Fitzpatrick

2017 | 12 mins
A young man learns he can’t have children and struggles to come to terms with the reality and how to tell his partner. View Trailer

Director: Jason Branagan
Producer: Roisin O’Brian

2017 | 12 mins
Maura’s been dumped in a voice mail. It was only a casual thing, but she’s still stuck with those grim feelings that come with rejection; self-loathing, anger, resentment and an insatiable hunger for chocolate mousse. 

DirectorAoife Nic Ardghail & Kate Dolan
2017 | 10 mins
The story of how Irish people fought the system, provided frontline and core services for hemophiliacs and other HIV/AIDS patients, and ultimately saved lives.

Director: Cara Holmes 
ProducerNora Windeck

2017 | 14 mins
A shy antiques’ dealer tries to work up the courage to ask out the local bartender, but time is against him. View Trailer
DirectorNoel McElligot
2017 | 15 mins
Fergal has Asperger’s Syndrome and lives a lonely life. From a mix of guilt and fraternal love, his brother
Sean gets pulled into helping Fergal down an unseemly path in Amsterdam. View Trailer

Director: Mia Mullarkey

Best Actor Wexford Film Festival 2017;
Pinnacle Award Elevation Indie Films Awards 2017;
Jury Prize-Best Short Film the Monkey Bread Tree Film Awards 2017;
Richard Harris International Film Festival – Newport Beach Award nominee 2017


Location and contact
Society For Arts / Gallery Theater
1112 North Milwaukee Avenue
Chicago  Illinois  60642
United States
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