In Conversation: Niall Sheerin discusses his new short “Tramp” and the challenges of producing your own Irish film in 2012

Film-maker and guest contributor to Spooool Niall Sheerin launches our new “In Conversation” interview series with a discussion of the trials and tribulations of producing a short film in Ireland in 2012.

Niall has just finished the first round of shooting on his latest project, Tramp. You can view some of his previous work embedded at the bottom of this feature or at vimeo/niallsheerin.

Niall Sheerin, director of Irish short film Tramp

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Tyrannosaur

Jesus wept - ★★★★

Dog lovers beware of Paddy Considine’s first feature length foray into the world of directing.

Set in Scotland , Tyrannosaur is a harsh and unapologetic look at the development of a friendship between Joseph played by Peter Mullan and Hannah played by Peepshow’s Olivia Colman. Although Joseph’s troubles are plastered all over his face Hannah’s misery takes slightly longer to unfold. Read More