2017 O’Kalem Award Update

We’re happy to report that the 2017 O’Kalem Award has made its way safely over the pond and into the arms of Gridlock director Ian Hunt Duffy (pictured).  Another huge round of congratulations to the entire Gridlock team, especially since they continue to rack up awards on the Festival circuit!  We can’t wait to see what you […]

Congratulations, Gridlock!

Drum roll, please…And the winner is: GRIDLOCK!!! Huge congratulations to Director Ian Hunt Duffy and the entire cast and crew of Gridlock for taking home the 2017 O’Kalem Award for Audience Favorite Short Film at the Baton Rouge Irish Film Festival. And a very sincere “Thank You!” to all the short films and filmmakers who […]


We’re pleased to announce that all the Film selections have been made and the Festival lineup has been set!  Follow the links below to view the full schedule, along with all the amazing short and feature films that will be screening during the 2017 Baton Rouge Irish Film Festival, on July 28th and 29th at […]

Congratulations, The Immaculate Misconception!

Congratulations to the cast and crew of THE IMMACULATE MISCONCEPTION for taking home the 2016 O’Kalem Award for Audience Favorite Short Film at the Baton Rouge Irish Film Festival!  We’re happy to report the award has made its way safely to CoWriter-Director Michael Geoghegan in London. Thank you to all the films and filmmakers who participated […]

Congratulations, Rúbaí!

Congratulations to RÚBAÍ for taking home the 2014 O’Kalem Award of the Baton Rouge Irish Film Festival for Audience Favorite Short Film!   And a very special “thank you!” to all the shorts who were featured during Wee Irish Film Night at the 2014 Festival:  The Ledge End of Phil (from accounting), The Last Days of […]