Watch for free online. Available on demand from 15 June

Five animated shorts showcasing the North West’s thriving animation scene.

Electric Wizard, animated short by Eoin O’Kane, part of Lasta Shorts

The Electric Wizard

Two episodes of The Electric Wizard, an animated series by Eoin O’Kane.

Recommended ages 14+

Roman Picante, animated short by Matthew Donnelly, shown as part of Lasta Shorts

Roman Picante

Matthew Donnelly an animator/ illustrator from Donegal debuts his animated short.

Fisherman and Dog, animated short by Dylan Butter, shown as part of Lasta Shorts

Fisherman and Dog

Animated short by Dylan Butter about a fisherman and his dog.

Tuna, animated short bu Cliona Noonan, shown as part of Lasta Shorts


Hand drawn animation by Cliona Noonan. A late-night supermarket cashier with a strange obsession is visited by a mysterious customer.

Lasta, a festival curated by young people for young people across the eight Nasc venues, 10 to 21 June 2021

This event is part of Lasta, an exciting arts programme curated by young people in eight Nasc Network venues across Ireland. Lasta is based on an original project conceived and delivered by Backstage Theatre, Longford in 2020.

Part of Brightening Air | Coiscéim Coiligh, a nationwide, ten day season of arts experiences brought to you by the Arts Council. To see the full Brightening Air | Coiscéim Coiligh programme, visit

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