2016 Official Selection, film index

A Coat Made Dark

A Coat Made Dark

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

A man follows the orders of a dog to wear a mysterious coat with impossible pockets.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: A Coat Made Dark

    Directed by: Jack O'SHEA

    Since graduating from the National Film School in Ireland, Jack O'Shea has specialised in classical hand-drawn techniques for design and animation, providing an inventive approach and offbeat imagery for music videos and film. His work has appeared at several international film festivals, including Sundance, Ottawa, Clermont-Ferrand, and now, Annecy.

    Country: Ireland

    Year of production: 2015

    Running time: 10 min 20 s

  • Technique

    Category: Short film

    Techniques used: 2D computer

    Process: Colour

    Target public: Teens, Adults, Young adults

  • Credits

    Directed by: Jack O'SHEA

    Production: STILL FILMS LTD., Damien BYRNE

    Distribution: WILDCARD DISTRIBUTION, Patrick O'NEILL

    Script: Jack O'Shea

    Animation: Paul Rutlledge, Joe Loftus, Thomas Young, Jack O'Shea

    Music: Neil O'Connor

    Voice: Hugh O'Connor, Declan Conlon, Antonia Campbell Hughes