09 November, 2011
Bord Scannán na hÉireann/The Irish Film Board (BSÉ/IFB) new ‘Signatures' and ‘Reality Bites' shorts will be unveiled in a special premiere programme, consisting of the eight short films and documentaries at this year's 56th Corona Cork Film Festival which takes place from the 6th-13th November.
THE FISHERMAN follows Pat Walker as he climbs the high hill of Bull na Mór, overlooking the Atlantic Ocean to honour his father Pake Walker's memory and to contemplate a life spent at sea.
The film was directed and edited by Tom Burke. Tom Burke and Patrick Bolger shared Director of Photography duties. Shane Hogan produced and Gerry Horan composed the music. Signatures and Reality Bites will screen in the Cork Opera House on Saturday 12th November at 4pm.