The first poster has been released for new Irish short film Today, a contemporary drama set in Connemara, Co. Galway. The film marks the directorial d√©but of Galway native, writer/producer Tristan Heanue (In This Place).
Today¬†is a hard hitting drama about a man who wakes up one morning in his car, disorientated, with no recollection of how he ended up parked in the middle of nowhere. The harsh reality soon comes flooding back once he gathers his thoughts.
Starring one of Ireland‚Äôs most exciting young actors, John Connors (Love/Hate, King of the Travellers), who will take on the role of Peter, a young man lost, both physically and emotionally; and he will star alongside Lalor Roddy (Grabbers, Cherrybomb), who will take on the role of Desmond, a curious yet compassionate farmer.
The film marks the directorial debut of Galway native, writer/producer Tristan Heanue (In This Place), and is produced by award winning producer, Paddy Slattery, for Stand Mantra Productions, with Eimear Ennis Graham (Bingham Ray Nominee at the 25th Galway Film Fleadh) providing cinematography. Up and coming Dublin director Gerard Walsh¬†(A Day Like Today) is editing the film. d editing will be undertaken by Gerard Walsh (A Day Like Today).
The film is currently in the post-production process, with the makers of¬†Today aiming to hit the film festival circuit later this year. We expect to see a trailer very soon so stay tuned. Follow the film on Facebook for the latest information.