Disappear

A Film by Shaun O Connor

Synopsis

In a psychiatrist’s office, a young man whose life has been all but ruined by anxious thoughts comes to a new and frightening conclusion about his condition.

Director

  • Picture of Shaun O Connor © Shaun O Connor

    Shaun O Connor

    Born and raised in the south of Ireland, Shaun studied Multimedia at the Cork Institute of Technology and Film Studies at University College Cork. He directed his first short in 2010 and through years of directing more shorts, television and music videos has developed a distinct visual and storytelling style. Shaun’s short period film ‘Uisce Beatha’ won the ‘Filmmaker’s Choice’ Award at DC Shorts and also screened
    at the Dublin Film Festival, the Helsinki Film Festival and Raindance London. In 2015 Shaun directed ‘(R)onanism’, a short series for RTE Ireland, produced by the Oscar-winning Fantastic Films, featuring Mark O’ Halloran (Viva / Adam & Paul) and made with the support of the Irish Film Board. Shaun is also a prolific writer and photographer and is currently developing his first feature film.

Awards + Festivals

  • 18th IRISH REELS SEATTLE (Official Selection, Seattle, USA)October 9, 2016
  • 4th INDIE CORK (Official Selection, Cork, Ireland)October 15, 2016
  • 17th KERRY FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Kerry, Ireland)October 22, 2016
  • 61st CORK FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Cork, Ireland)November 17, 2016
  • *WINNER BEST ACTRESS* (George Hanover)
    TMFF - The Monthly Film Festival (Online) January 4, 2017
  • 8th SHEBEEN FLICK (Official Selection, Berlin, Germany) March 16, 2017
  • BOSTON IRISH FILMFESTIVAL (Official Selection, Boston, MA, USA)March 25, 2017
  • 3rd ANOTHER INDEPENDENT INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, USA)September 22, 2017
  • 4th ARTCITY SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Buea, Cameroon)October 10, 2017
  • 10th LVIV INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL WIZ-ART (Official Selection, Lviv, Ukraine)October 11, 2017
  • 14th MANCHESTER INT'L SHORT FILM & ANIMATION FESTIVAL (Official Selection, UK)November 20, 2017
  • I FILMMAKER INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Malaga, Spain)February 20, 2018

Crew

Screenplay
Shaun O Connor
Producer
Fawn Films, Claire O Connell
Director
Shaun O Connor
Director of Photography
Justin MacCarthy
Art Direction
Bethany Cosgrove
Costume Design
Bethany Cosgrove
Sound
PJ Rankin
Editor
Shaun O Connor
Sound Design
Half Light Audio
Music
Sing Into My Mouth
Makeup
Arlene Keating

Details

Running Time
10:45 mins
Shooting Format
1080p HD
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Sound
Stereo

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

aug&ohr medien
Markus Kaatsch
Riemannstraße 21
D-10961 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 61620068

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

DIRECTOR

Shaun O Connor
Kerry, Ireland

shaunoconnor@gmail.com
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Twitter: @shaunoconnor1