Sligo short film “…for peace comes dropping slow…” is one of the 10 short listed films in competition in the Signal Film Fest “Shortlist Showcase” at the Mermaid Arts Centre, Bray on May 1st at 8pm.
The top 3 films will receive awards, and the first place film will be shown on 3e in May (with the support of TV3).
In the film, a line from W.B. Yeats’ famous poem “The Lake Isle of Innisfree” “…for peace comes dropping slow…” is inscribed in light across the landscape of Sligo by up to seventy people from all over Ireland.
Conceived and directed by Sligo-based artist Lisa Vandegrift Davala and commissioned by the Arts Office, Sligo County Council, the short film ‘…for peace comes dropping slow…’ was shot at a number of Sligo locations during the summer of 2010.