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Pretty Face

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ABOUT THE FILM

An opera film which explores the human consequences of incarceration and the effects of institutionalization on its agents and victims. The inmates experience feelings of anticipation and uncertainty on the morning of the interview. A guard fixes his attention on one particular youth.The opera was scored by one of the most exciting new talents in music composition, Conor Mitchell.

Credit

DIRECTOR'S DATA

Profile:
Fintan is a theatre and film director.
Nationality:
Ireland
Activities:
Pretty Face, a short film directed by Fintan Brady and funded by NIFTC, is an opera film which explores the human consequences of incarceration and the effects of institutionalization on its agents and victims, at a pitch of passion, which is almost hyper-real.
Screening / Award history:
Pretty Face won the Stella Artois Best Irish short at the Foyle Film Festival, November 2005 and has screened in competition at Cork Film Festival, Chicago Irish Film Festival, Queerscreen (Sydney and Melbourne), Long Island Gay & Lesbian Film Festival and in the short film bureaux of Clermont Ferrand and Edinburgh.

20 people voted

EVA
2007-01-10 16:07:25

最後の光の使い方が上手い。 こんなプリティフェースがなぜ監獄、そしてオペラ?と 斬新だが、もうひとつ深みが欲しい

ふじこ
2006-12-28 12:31:21

daddykins
2006-12-26 10:43:53

Man, I wanted to see and hear more of this piece. Excellent work.

no name..
2006-12-17 00:57:51

Five stars to help you win.

JackDevlin
2006-12-15 17:33:59

superkumaji
2006-12-15 16:42:20

interesting

no name..
2006-12-07 14:09:24

no name..
2006-12-02 00:52:15

Chicken mac nuggetts hot fudge sundae and a cookie

no name..
2006-11-30 04:50:31

Pujo
2006-11-22 17:27:12

New way of musical. Socio-musical, I would say! I liked the idea, how the subject is treated.