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Rip to the Rescue

In a post-apocalyptic Irish midlands, an overconfident American jet pilot tries to rescue a beautiful young woman from her domineering mammy, but ‘round here, getting involved with family can be deadly.

Director: Paudie Baggott

Writer: Cian McGarrigle

Producer: Sarah Barr

Best Short Film - Waterford Film Festival (Winner)
Best Short Film, Emerging Director's Awards 2019 (Special Mention)
Best Cinematography in a Short Film, Galway Film Fleadh (Winner)
First Time Filmmaker (Irish) - Dark Hedges Film Festival (Winner)
Best Dark Comedy Short - Gelos Comedy Fest (Semi-Finalist)

Galway Film Fleadh
Kerry International Film Festival
Richard Harris International Film Festival
Moscow Irish Film Festival
Braunschweig International Film Festival
Chicago Irish Film Festival
20minmax International Short Film Festival
Still Voices Short Film Festival
Midwest Action Fest
Gelos Comedy Fest
IndieCork Film Festival
Dark Hedges Film Festival
Waterford Film Festival
Dublin International Comedy Film Festival

Image by Adrien Olichon


Sound Designer

14 minutes

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