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The Cull by Jonathan Harris

The Cull by Jonathan Harris

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A poor farmer, desperate to continue his family's farming traditions, clashes with his sickly, sensitive son.

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The Cull looks at the tense relationship between Paddy, a poor farmer, and his sickly, music loving son. Desperate to continue the family's farming traditions, Paddy pushes his son to take on increasingly difficult feats of labour, with devastating consequences.

  • Paddy

    Steve Evets
  • Mary

    Jennifer Hennessy
  • William

    Jonathan Mason
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Jonathan Harris website

Festivals & Screenings

Edinburgh International Film Festival, 2010


Nominated - Best British Short Film, Edinburgh International Film Festival, 2010

Achievement in direction (Jonathan Harris), Edinburgh Trailblazers, 2010


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