Pádraig Fagan graduated from IADT in 2007 with a B.A. in animation. He directed The Rooster, the Crocodile, and the Night Sky, his first professional film in 2008. It was funded by the Frameworks scheme, and was produced by Barley films.
The Rooster, the Crocodile, and the Night Sky is a tale of passion, loss, surreal comedy and explosive violence. The film is animated in a cut out style and combines a variety of elements such as cardboard, tinfoil, paint on glass animation and super 8 film footage to create a dreamy, hand made aesthetic. It was produced by Barley films, and was funded by the Frameworks scheme.
THE ROOSTER, THE CROCODILE, AND THE NIGHT SKY
2008 – Short
LIVING IN THE MATERIAL WORLD
2007 – Short
The Rooster, the Crocodile, and the Night Sky
SDGI Directors Finders Series Short Film Award 2008