New Boy (2009) Short Film


Here is the short film New Boy which was nominated for "Best Live Action Short Film" for the 81st Academy Awards.

In this live-action short - adapted from Roddy Doyle's 2005 short story of the same name that originally appeared in McSweeney's Quarterly Concern - a Rwandan immigrant struggles to fit in socially over the course of his first day at an Irish school.

Film Info

10 min 57 sec Duration
  • Posted: February 06, 2009
  • Director: Steph Green
  • Writer: Roddy Doyle
  • Studio: Independent
  • Release: 2009
  • Cast: Olutunji Ebun-Cole, Norma Sheahan, Simon O'Driscoll

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