A New World
Narrative Short, 2013, 8 min, English, U.S., Not rated
About the Film
Two Irish immigrants wait to pass through Ellis Island and on to a new life in America. But worries about a crime committed back in Ireland won't go away.
Great Lakes connection:
“Pittsburgh – a stone’s throw from Lake Erie!”
Cast & Crew:
Director: James Helfrich
Producer: Carnegie Screenwriters
Screenwriter: Eoin Carney
Cinematographer: Ian Altenbaugh
Editor: James Harland Lockhart V
Composer: Linda Byrne O’Riordan
Cast: David Dietz, Eoin Carney, Sally Dauer
James Helfrich is a writer/director, living in his hometown of Pittsburgh. He has directed several short films including Losing It (2011) and Lady in Red (2012).
Screenings and Awards:
Official Selection at the Chicago Irish Film Festival; Nominee for Best International Short at Limerick Film Festival; Winner of Best Editing at Washington PA Film Festival
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