The Girl


Shorts Program 3: Desolate Road, Skypemare, The Body, The Horizon Project, The Girl

Los Angeles Premiere
Monday, October 14, 2013 - 7:45pm
Run Time: 
16m 23s
Following yet another devastating miscarriage, Sophie moves to the West of Ireland with her husband to try to build a new life. Left alone in the old house, the emotionally fragile Sophie encounters a starving young girl wandering the area and all her maternal instincts come to the surface. But is the little Girl a blessing or a curse?
Directed By: 
John Hayes
Produced By: 
Tricia Perrott
Written By: 
Mark Tuthill
Main Cast: 
Geraldine Somerville, Stuart Graham, Rebecca Carroll, Lalor Roddy, Fred Paul McCloskey

John Hayes A leading commercials director, John has worked for major brands including Guinness, Heineken & Coca-Cola. Previous film work includes short films 'Two Fat Ladies' (Best Directorial Debut, Cork Film Festival 2003; IFTA nomination 2004) and 'Venom' (Galway Film Fleadh; TCM Classic Shorts Award, London Film Festival 2006). John directed 3 mini-episodes of ‘Doctor Who’ as well as sequences on the television dramas ‘Camelot’ ( more