Wednesday, June 17, 2009

First Cut! Story Competition Results

Young Writers (youth project/secondary school age) in the South and East Cork areas were invited to submit their short stories to the First Cut! Film Project with a view to the winning stories being adapted for the screen at the First Cut! Summer Film Week workshop this June. This short story competition is the first writer-oriented project that First Cut! has initiated.

The two stories selected are:

She Was Just A Girl (Robert McCarthy)
Henry and Zooey (Kieran Doyle)

The runners-up are:

Swap (Michael Coleman)
The Intruder (Shay Buckley)
Harsh Times (Clodagh Cotter)

They can be read at:

Congratulations Writers!