KERRY INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL | OCTOBER 15-18

Innocent Boy (2020)

  • Drama, Open Captions
  • 13min

You can rent & watch this short film as part of the Short Films: Let’s Talks about Mental Health selection.


This film tells the story of Jack a young Irish Traveller boy. Who also has hearing difficulties, his only escape from an overbearing world of emotional deafness is bareback on his beloved painted Mare. Jack seeks to escape a world of noise devoid of understanding, a father absent emotionally, and a community that fears difference.

Director

John Connors

Producer

Tiernan Williams

Cinematographer

Tiernan Williams

Writer

William Casey

Writer

John Connors

Language

English