An cailleach Bhearra

An cailleach Bhearra

Old woman of Bhearra

Naomi Wilson, Ireland, 200716mm, Colour, 8'

In order for her youth to be restored, "An Cailleach Bhéarra", or "The Old Woman of Bhearra", has to return to the water every 100 years.

02 August, Kino Lumbardhi, 16:00

Oberhausen On Tour

Director: Naomi Wilson
Producer: Louise Curran
Cinematographer: Brian Doyle
Editor: Naomi Wilson
Sound: Brian Doyle

Director's Biography

Naomi comes to film from a background in Fine Art Sculpture. She graduated from NCAD in 1988, with installation work that used animated films and projectors as sculpture. She lived in New York for 10 years, working on film and video productions, including documentaries for PBS television, educational videos for Cornell University, and co-producing activist videos and installations with Paper Tiger TV.

Festivals and Awards:

International Short Film Festival Oberhausen 2007, Germany. Special Mention – Cork Film Festival 2007, Ireland. Galway Film Fleadh 2007, Ireland.


Naomi Wilson

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