Detours en Cinecourt
My short film ‘Uisce Beatha’ will screen at the
‘Detours en Cinecourt’ festival in Saint-Geniès-Bellevue, Toulouse, France in June.
The film was subtitled into French for the purposes of the festival by Anne Reidy.
The festival runs from the 10-15 of June, and more information can be found on the festival
My award-winning short film ‘Nietzsche No. 5′ will be broadcast on RTE’s Shortscreen on Monday 29th April at 23.45pm.
Nietzsche No. 5
Nietzsche No. 5 was my second short film collaboration with writer Tadhg Hickey. It won the Best Comedy award at the Fastnet Short Film Festival 2011, and the Audience Award at the Kerry Film Festival 2011.
Written by Tadhg Hickey
Produced by Alice O’ Sullivan
Directed / Shot / Edited by Shaun O’ Connor
Starring Aideen Wylde
David O’ Riordan
With thanks to Origin Hair, Cork
I directed, shot, edited and created the visual effects for this new music video for Irish artist Veronica Baird.
‘Sunflowers’ written and performed by Veronica Baird
Directed/Shot/Edited/FX by Shaun O’Connor
Starring: Emmet O Raibhaigh, Kathie Roettger, Graham Stanley, Jaenienne McCarthy.
Lighting/Gaffer: Rupert MacCarthy-Morrogh at
The Everyman Palace Theatre, The Lavit Gallery, Roasted Cafe
I shot and edited this promotional video for the BA International at University College Cork.
You can find more information on the course
Dr Martin Howard
Here are some photos taken at the 2013 Lewiston-Auburn Film Festival, held in Maine, USA.
Three of my short films were screened, and I took part in two Q&As.
Huge thanks to everyone at the festival!
Lewiston Auburn Film Festival
Three of my short films, ‘Uisce Beatha’, ‘Rint’ and ‘Nietzsche No. 5′ have been selected to screen at the upcoming Lewiston-Auburn Film Festival in Maine, USA.
My films have also been nominated for three awards:
1. ‘Uisce Beatha’ for Best Short Film
2. Shaun O’ Connor for Best Director (‘Uisce Beatha’)
3. ‘Rint’ for the People’s Choice Award.
I will also be attending the festival myself and will be doing a Q&A following the screenings of my short films.
For information and tickets, visit the festival’s website:
Here are some screenshots from my upcoming short film ‘Rest My Bones’, which I wrote and directed.
It was filmed in October 2012, in various locations around Cork and produced with the kind financial assistance of the Cork City Council Arts Department.
The film stars, among others, Frank Prendergast, James Browne, Charlie Ruxton and Rupert Stutchbury. We are currently submitting it to various festivals and will have a premiere screening of it in Cork in April.
Chicago Irish Film Festival
My short film ‘Uisce Beatha’ has won the Third Place Festival Award at the Chicago Irish Film Festival.
Thanks to everyone at the festival, and congratulations to everyone who helped make the film last year!
Photos from the music video shoot for ‘Wind On Waves’ by Katrina Emtage.
The shoot took place on the 23rd and 24 of February 2013, in
I edited and graded this new music video for Declan Sinnott’s new single ‘Sun Shine In’, from his debut solo album ‘I Love The Noise It Makes’.
Declan Sinnott on Facebook
Edited / Graded by Shaun O’ Connor
Director – Ógie
Producer – Odette Norman
Director of Photography – Petr Stach