Reviews

  • “The Long Wet Grass” is an astonishing short film. Evocative, lyrical and terrifying.”  Rebecca Chace (New York Times Notable Author)

  • “I love the flashbacks to their childhood and the sense of history – and love – between the characters.” Christian O’Reilly (Sanctuary, The Good Father, Chapatti)

  • The Long Wet Grass is deeply poignant, evocative and suspenseful.” Philomena Connors (New York Irish Arts)

  • The Long Wet Grass brilliantly captures the intimate dimension of the violence in the Northern Ireland conflict.” Danielle Zach, PhD. (Frances S. Patai Postdoctoral Fellow, The City College of New York.)

  • “An austere and gorgeous rendering of Seamus Scanlon’s haunting tale of love, violence and moral dilemma that here accompanies Victor McGowan, Scanlon’s edgy and unforgettable nutcase of an IRA officer, as he navigates murder at Callow Lake, County Mayo, 1997.” – Janet Coleman (Cat Radio Cafe on WBAI, 99.5 NYC)

  • “The journey in The Long Wet Grass is a poignant, often metaphoric, labor of love and pathos.” Deborah Greenhut(Medium)