A Sign of Things

Having lost his job after his factory closed, Dad, Daniel, is now seemingly devoting himself to the church. When his wife Zara agrees to let a racy cabaret bar pay to advertise on the side of their house, a family showdown ensues.

A Sign of Things is a brand new drama commissioned by RTÉ and Northern Ireland Screen for the new season of Storyland, the award-winning commissioning project that gives emerging Irish drama talent an opportunity to make original programmes, viewable to a global audience on RTÉ Player.

No. 1 rated show on RTE Player 25.10.17  // Nominee ‘Best Debut Writer’ Edinburgh TV Festival 2018

Creative Team

Producer:  Julie Gardner

Writer:  Ewen Glass

Director:  Aidan Largey

Filming took place in Belfast and Carrickfergus in Northern Ireland in Summer 2017

Rebecca: Jenny Walsh

Zara: Mary Lindsay

Daniel: Nigel O’Neill

Roy: Ian Beattie

Carol: Rachel Murray

Gibbo: Lalor Roddy

Alecks: Benjamin Jacob-Smith

Tanya: Hayley McQuillan

DOP:  Ian Marrs

Production Designer:  Jessica Dunleavy

Sound Recordist:  Chris Woodcock

Editor:  Helen Sheridan

Composer:  James Everett

1st Assistant Director:  Paul George

Project Specs

Running time: 18’30”

Year: 2017

Language: English

Country of Origin: UK/Ireland

Filming Location:  Belfast & Carrickfergus, Northern Ireland

Format: 16:9, HD, 25 fps

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