During a long hot summer in inner city Dublin, a man looks back on his own youth. The film captures one of the more unusual sides of Dublin City in beautiful stark black & white photography. A combination of contemporary images of young Dubliners diving into the Grand Canal with a nostalgic, poetic voice-over from Irish folklorist, Terry Fagan.
Motherland are a new production company in Dublin, Ireland, who spent a few weeks during a heatwave this summer, making this short documentary.
*Winner of the Grand Jury Prize at The Why Not? Adventure Film Festival Ireland 2013*
*Official Selection at San Jose International Short Film Festival 2013*
*Official Selection at Lviv International Short Film Festival Wiz-Art Ukraine 2013*
'Bathtime for Lies' by Bantum
Excerpts from an Interview with Terry Fagan
Peter O' Brien
Tagged under: Dublin,youth,Dublin (City/Town/Village),swimming
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