Ireland (MKE Premiere)
Running Time: 8 minutes
Screening Time: Saturday, Sept 12th 4pm
Comedy, Drama, Thriller
The Struggle of Libations is a short film by first time writer / director Erin Mullally and stars long-time character actor Des Braiden (The Boxer, The Tudors) alongside newcomers David McGowan and Nadia Dibbs.
The film is a “dramedy” and tells the story of a man who undertakes a nighttime odyssey across Dublin while questioning his only meaningful relationship… the one he maintains with his loyal post-work pint.
Eight minutes long and independently produced, cinematographer Ronan Hand and crew shot the film over four nights on the Sony F5 camera.
Post-production work was led by editor Phil Jackson and completed at Screen Scene, with Peter Slankster composing original music recorded by a team of ten musicians at Creamy Sonic Studios.
Erin Mullally is an Irish-American filmmaker based in Dublin.
Erin has produced and directed several online promotional videos. He has also worked in various roles supporting film projects in Ireland, France and the United States.
“The Struggle of Libations” is his first short film.