Award Winning Film : THE MISSING SCARF
One of the most successful short films of the past year gears up for online release.
‘The Missing Scarf’ experienced a roller-coaster year, clocking up 16 festival wins along with a nomination for the upcoming European Film Awards and we are proud to say an award winner at the 15th Chicago Irish Film Festival.
The project’s most notable triumph came in early 2014 when it secured a place on the Academy Awards’ shortlist. After which the film was selected to participate in the Oscar theatrical release, screening in more than 300 theatres throughout N.America.
The film boasts the voice work of renowned actor, activist and Facebook megastar George Takei, the imaginative animation of director Eoin Duffy and was producer by Jamie Hogan. Eoin and Jamie first approached George with the project in early 2013, he agreed and they recorded him shortly after in his hometown of Hollywood California.
The multi award winning animated comedy is now set for online release. The film will premiere via Shortoftheweek.com on September 29th. #TheMissingScarf – Sep 29
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