"On the day after Christmas, a Catholic priest from Cork drives his nephew to prison."
Wren Boys is a multi-award winning BAFTA & BIFA nominated short film written and directed by Harry Lighton that was developed through the 2017 Film London Award Scheme which it went on to win. Supported by BFI Net.Work The scheme nurtures and champions the capital’s most exciting breakthrough filmmaking talent with a comprehensive package of production funding, training and expert mentoring.
Wren Boys was completed in September 2017 and premiered in competition at the BFI London Film Festival. It won "Best Short Film" at Oscar Qualifying Galway Film Fleadh, amongst other festivals. It has shown internationally at Sundance Film Festival, SXSW, Aspen Shortsfest, Flickerfest, London Short Film Festival, Hong Kong, Florida, Provincetown, BFI Flare and more.