Cast Update for BATTLE: Kelly Thornton cast in lead role of MOLLY

Kelly Thornton started acting when at 14 when she was spotted on Grafton Street and asked to audition for Lance Daly’s feature film Life’s A Breeze. She got the lead role of Emma, alongside Fionnula Flanagan and Pat Shortt. For … Continue reading

Cast Update for BATTLE: Leah Moore cast in supporting role of MIA

Leah Moore started acting when she was 9 years old after the joining the Independent Theatre Workshop. During her time here Leah had the chance to perform in many different theatres around Dublin including the Gaiety Theatre and the National … Continue reading

Touching Responses: BATTLE Update

Last Sunday this piece appeared in the Sunday Independent, an interview I did with Niamh Horan about my personal struggle with depression and the inspiration for my upcoming short film BATTLE: Full Interview Available Here We received some very kind … Continue reading

The Inspiration for BATTLE

When I was 14 years old I joined a band with some other kids from my local area back home in Ireland. We played mostly covers from classic rock and grunge bands like AC/DC, Pearl Jam, Black Sabbath & The … Continue reading

The Virgin Suicides and Mass Media Representations of Mental Illness

** Please support my new short film BATTLE, that will fight the stigma surrounding mental illness in an uplifting story about finding strength through music. You can find out more and get involved here http://igg.me/at/battleshortfilm/x/9185613 ** The Virgin Suicides aims to … Continue reading