DRIVEN is a short film set in contemporary Ireland. It is the story of THOMAS, a man in his 40s, whose apartment is going to be repossessed by the banks. Upon hearing this news from his bank manager, we go on a journey with Thomas as he spends his last night at home in his apartment, and eventually he decides to make a stand, against the banks and the government.

Renowned Irish actor PHELIM DREW, son of Irish musician Ronnie Drew plays the lead role of Thomas.

Director Ian Thuillier is best known for his three feature documentaries — Darkroom 2003, Ladies & Gentlemen Gavin Friday 2010 and Ghost Blues — Rory Gallagher 2010. DRIVEN is his first fiction film.

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  • Phelim Drew
  • Sue Collins
  • Piyanuch Chanphet
  • Colin O Toole
  • Maria Tecce
  • Director: Ian Thuillier
  • Produced by Kathryn Kennedy
  • Director of Photography: Richard Donnelly
  • Editor: Eamonn Cleary
  • Music: Ian Smyth