Darragh O’Connell has been blogging all through the production of his new short film, ‘23 Degrees 5 Minutes’, and now we can finally show you the teaser trailer!
‘23 Degrees 5 Minutes’ is Brown Bag’s first short film since Nicky Phelan’s ‘Granny O’Grimm’s Sleeping Beauty’, which earned Nicky and Darragh an Oscar nomination.
In the short film, an old explorer close to freezing in the Arctic re-lives the events that brought him there in the first place. He recalls his student days at Trinity College in Dublin when he studied under the enigmatic Professor Orit, the professor who was driven to madness by his obsessive pursuit of the unified theory.
Convinced that the answer somehow lay in the relationship between the numbers two, three and five, Professor Orit’s obsession started the journey which has led his former student to the top of the world.
Featuring the voice talents of John Hurt and Stuart Townsend, and produced by Colm Tyrrell, the film was scripted by Darragh O’Connell based on a short story by Austin Kenny. The film is being made with the support of the Frameworks short film scheme and will premiere at the Galway Film Fleadh this summer
Well done guys, it’s really looking good. Great suspense in the teaser and a fantastic score to match.
Is this original music for the film?
Thanks for the feedback.
Yes the music is original, composed by the super talented Darren Hendley!
Glad you like it!
Looking great! Maybe his pupils are too dilated in the brightly lit scene at 0:54? Also, I recommend you use Zbrush for displacement detailing under his eyes.24 May 2011 by Ken Heslip
hi Colm &Doc,
I’m not normally one for leaving comments,but I have to say that is looking and sounding top notch!
Thanks for the comments guys.24 May 2011 by Colm Tyrrell
I love the web still :)9 June 2011 by JP
Thanks for the feedback everyone!
We’re down to the wire now with everything to be finished in the next 2 weeks!!!
how can i watch d complete movie? super animation, story line d thought, want to watch , a salute to the team and Nicky Phelan . my regards31 August 2011 by soumitra dasgupta