Cloudlands, the result of the 2014 artsandhealth.ie documentation bursary, portrays the importance of creativity in the lives of teenagers who spend significant amounts of time in Temple Street Children’s University Hospital. Cloudlands is directed by Siobhán Perry and produced by Helium Arts and premieres on 11 June 2015 at The Lighthouse Cinema, Dublin.
The documentary is an intimate portrayal of this group of teenagers as artists working collaboratively with Cloudlands Dublin Artist in Residence, Rachel Tynan.
“In Cloudlands I’ve kind of learnt that you don’t have to be just one person, you could be anything” – Aimee Louise, aged 12
Location: The Lighthouse Cinema, Market Square, Smithfield, Dublin 7
Date: Thursday, 11 June at 4pm
Helium Arts would like to acknowledge the excellent support of BNP Paribas Foundation who funded Cloudlands Dublin through the Smart Start Programme from 2012-2015. Helium Arts also acknowledges the ongoing support of the Arts Council and Dublin City Council.
This film is the result of an artsandhealth.ie documentation bursary award kindly funded by the Arts Council and the Cork Arts and Health Programme, HSE South.