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‘Channel 4 - The River’
by Adam Patterson

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‘Channel 4 - The River’ by Adam Patterson

The River considers the memories and aspirations of three young people at a junction in their lives. Set in the estate of Tallaght in south Dublin and the surrounding area, we glimpse defining moments of their past and present as they strive for purpose and identity.

  • Best Short Film, Silver



A man with an innate ability to shoot real people with sensitivity while still delivering on performance, Adam can find the most fascinating stories in the most challenging environments. From Chilean mines to retired mercenaries he manages to get down the rabbit holes. He’s been commissioned to work with widely respected networks like Dazed & Confused, Channel 4 and BBC to capture, film and photograph human stories amidst globally significant events.