The Shore (film)

The Shore is an Irish- British feature film in the short film format from the year 2011., He was produced by Terry George and his daughter Oorlagh George. Terry George directed and wrote the screenplay. Original language is English. The playing time is 29 minutes. The film won the 2012 Oscar for Best Short Film.


The film is about two childhood friends, Paddy and Joe, who are separated because of a misunderstanding during the Northern Ireland conflict in the 1980s and from then on no longer see. Both then live very different worlds. 25 years later Joe travels again, accompanied by his 24 - year-old daughter to his old home. The film is then of their reunion.