See TUFTY at a Drive-In!

TUFTY is showing before “Jaws” at the Rock Road Drive-In movie screening as part of the Red Door Film Festival Thursday 12th of August, Thomastown, Co Kilkenny.

Tufty’s going to the Flat Lake Festival


Saturday 5th June

TUFTY wins big at Fastnet!

TUFTY won two awards at the Corona Fastnet Short Film Festival!
BEST ORIGINAL MUSIC Composer: Louise Heaney and BEST DIRECTION: Jason Butler & Brendan Butler.

We were also shortlisted for the Cinematography Award, DOP: Ivan McCullough, and got a special mention in the Best of Fest category.

Tufty up for 3 awards at Fastnet

Tufty’s up for three awards at the Fastnet Short Film Festival. Best Original Music, Best Cinematography and Best Direction. Also a Special Mention in the Best of Fest category! Yaaaay!!!

Fingers crossed until we hear from the awards ceremony tonight. Can’t make it down to be there. Grrrr!!!

TUFTY screens in Curtocircuito, Santiago De Compostela

International Short Film Festival, Curtocircuito, Santiago De Compostela, Spain / Young Audience 11-14 years Tuesday 25th of May, 2010 Teatro Principal 11:30

For details of TUFTY’s upcoming and past screenings go to the Screenings page.

TUFTY has received a special commendation at the at the 10th BELFAST FILM FESTIVAL!

Andrew Legge’s film THE CHRONOSCOPE was selected as BEST SHORT FILM at the festival.

Four of the other short films received special commendations, these were:
RUNNERS, a film Ronan & Rob Burke
TUFTY, a film by Jason and Brendan Butler
WHAT WILL SURVIVE OF US, a film by Domhnall Gleeson
THE MAN INSIDE, a film by Rory Bresnihan

Clermont-Ferrand 2010

TUFTY  has been selected for an educational section of the Clermont-Ferrand film festival.  It is screening as part of the ECO 2 programme. More info on TUFTY at Clermont-Ferrand here.

Apologies to Berni Stack, Tufty’s offline editor, who has been credited as Benni on the Clermont-Ferrand site. Those crazy French!

Tufty score now available to buy on iTunes!

Direct link to the iTunes store to download the score composed by Louise Heaney.

Culture Night screening

Title: Culture Night screening
Location: Filmbase
Link out: Click here
Description: TUFTY is in the programme of Filmbase/RTÉ Funded Shorts Screening at Filmbase on Culture Night.
Start Time: 20:00
Date: Fri 25th September 2009

Kinsale Sharks Award

Thanks to Tufty we won the New Directors Award at the Kinsale Sharks 2009 last weekend.

Kinsale Shark Award