The Happy Garden (Short Film)
Ben brings his sad and lonely neighbours together in his happy garden. Made by 13-year-old Ben de Barra, one of the IFI’s current YAA judges.
Ireland / 2019 / Live Action / Director: Ben de Barra
Sune spends his summer playing fantasy games with his crush Sophie and his geeky younger brother. Things change on his return to school when a boy with the same name arrives on the scene, attracting Sophie’s attention. Sune makes it his mission to reclaim her affections in this comedy about growing up, making mistakes, and being comfortable with yourself.
Screening as part of IFI Family Festival 2019 – July 26th-28th