Will be screened on Sunday the 6th of December 2020 at 6:00pm over on the WYA YouTube channel

With adaptability, tenacity and perseverance as well as a lot of imagination, you can still achieve a lot during a global pandemic and the arts is no exception – Waterford Youth Arts is proud to announce the official screening of their brand-new short film Emerge a collaboration between seven senior members aged between 13 – 19 years (who wrote and performed in the film) and the director Rachel Ní Bhraonáin. This film explores themes of disillusionment, identity and empowerment, with original music, writing and movement done by the cast.

Emerge will be screened on Sunday the 6th of December at 6:00pm over on the WYA YouTube channel. If you would like more information on our production, please get in touch via the links below.

Facebook Page:  https://www.facebook.com/waterfordyoutharts
Instagram:  https://www.instagram.com/watyoutharts/
YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/WaterfordFilms

Emerge: A Waterford Youth Arts film

Written and Performed by

Abi McCormack
Brian Cahill
Claire Mee
Leah Sheridan
Lily Murphy
Mary O’Donoghue

Director – Rachel Ní Bhraonáin

Camera and Edit – Gerard O’Keeffe

Score – Aliensincaves

Sound Design – Heather Troy Whelan, Tara Kennedy

Child Liaison – Collette Dalgarno

Special thanks to Spraoi, Garter Lane Arts Centre and The Waterford Film Centre for supporting this project.

Waterford Youth Arts, The Arch, Barrack Street, Waterford

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