ODE, BBC2

BBC commissioned short film for the 2 Minutes Masterpieces programme

FORMAT: Short film | Duration: 3 minutes | 4k

SYNOPSIS: Using Arthur O’Shaughnessy’s ode as inspiration, Naomi Waring’s film celebrates the confidence, pride and beauty that disco dancing brings to working class young girls in Northern Ireland. 

FESTIVALS: Official selection at Aesthetica Short Film Festival (BAFTA-Qualifying) | Chicago International Children’s Film Festival | Uppsala Short Film Festival | Dublin International Film Festival.

HIGHLIGHTS: Through vibrant and dynamic editing, the film aims to inspire young artists to discover confidence and break through social barriers.

DIRECTOR: Naomi Waring

EDITOR: Cristina Balduin

CINEMATOGRAPHY: George Barns

MUSIC:Toydrum

CHANNEL: BBC2

COMMISSIONER: BBC