Ailsa (1994)


Adapted from Joe O'Connor's short story of the same name in his collection, True Believers, Ailsa tells the story of Miles Butler who lives an uneventful life with his girlfriend Sara until he discovers the body of his landlord in a neighbouring apartment. The tragedy of this moment makes a deep impression on Miles.
His curiosity is aroused when a beautiful stranger moves in and his fascination with the vacant apartment develops from obsession to psychosis.
An atmospheric psycho-drama charting Miles' dark journey into the heart of obsession.

Production Company: Temple Films
Format: 35mm colour
Running Time: 78 mins
Locations: Dublin City and County
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