Watch: Natalia Beylis and Tola Custy Short Film ‘Black Birds Slowed Down’


Dublin-born, Leitrim-based film maker and musician Willie Stewart has unveiled his latest film.

A visual response to a residency held at Glor in Ennis, Co Clare with artist, musician and Stewart’s fellow Woven Skull member Natalia Beylis and musician Tola Custy, the half-hour long Black Birds Slowed Down is a quietly compelling documentary, honing in how artists different musical backgrounds compare approaches and influences on music and creativity.

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