in development




genre:                        supernatural horror
writer: Ninon Schubert
director: Michael O'Connor
production company: Shakedown Films

The story of two pandemics - one past, one present - linked across time by murder. Ava and Theo are a young couple tormented by guilt and regret. They move to the countryside to start a new life but the landscape around them has a past of its own - scarred by the Black Death and haunted by a plague doctor with a terrifying agenda.



Selected for:

Sitges Pitchbox 2019 / Filmarket Hub @ Sitges InternationalFestival of Fantastic Film



Selected for:

European Genre Forum

Stowe Story Labs @ EFM







genre: essay film
concept: Ninon Schubert
director: Michael O'Connor
production company Shakedown Films


A visual meditation exploring the way in which our modern world influences how we perceive and believe in what is reality. Based on Plato's famous "Allegory of the Cave".









genre:   supernatural road movie
screenplay: Ninon Schubert/Michael O'Connor
director: Michael O'Connor
cast: tba

FAULT LINES is a supernatural road movie set in the dramatic landscape of Donegal, Ireland. Two ghosts try to find redemption from crimes committed during their lifetimes.


- Selected for 2018

  Stowe Story Labs @ EFM                                                                                                                 

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