‘Scope’ by Richard Keaney

by Nick Kush

When a young man drops out of college to care for his shut-in mother he too finds himself increasingly insulated from the outside world, something which conflicts with his growing forays into amateur astronomy.


Written, Directed and Edited by Richard Keaney

Cinematographer/ Producer- David Christopher Lynch

Adrian- Fiach Kunz

Vanessa- Andrea Kelly

Festival Selection and Awards

-Chicago Irish Film Festival, Chicago, USA, 2018 [World Premiere]

-Fastnet Film Festival, Cork, Ireland, 2018

-Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival, Glasgow, 2018

-Leiden International Short Film Experience, Netherlands, 2018

-Still Voices Film Festival, Longford, Ireland, 2018. -Bolton Film Festival, UK, 2018. [Winner- Best Performance]

-Underground Cinema Awards Ireland, 2018 [Winner- Best Actress, Nominee- Best Actor]

-Independent Talents International Film Festival, 2018 [Semi-Finalist]

-Filmstrip International Film Festival, Romania, 2019 [Nominee-Best Director/ Actor]

-Toronto Irish Film Festival, Canada 2019

-YoFi Microfest- Irish Cinema Showcase, Yonkers, New York, 2019

-Fest Cine Pedra Azul, Brazil, 2019


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Olaf Lesniak May 6, 2019 - 2:52 am

Great job! Proud to have been there at the YT premiere!

Nick Kush May 5, 2019 - 5:11 pm

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