Welcome to the official site for Irish short film In Ribbons,  written by Caroline Farrell and directed by Marie-Valerie Jeantelot. Here you will find biographies of all our cast & crew, videos, stills & artwork, reviews from industry professionals as well as information on upcoming festivals. We have been working closely on this project with an exceptional cast and crew and are very excited to now be entering the festival circuit! If you would like regular updates of our progress you can like and subscribe to our facebook page: www.facebook.com/inribbonsmovie


It is 1968, and in a silent room, Laurie, aged 5, surrounded by her dolls and toys, waits for her father to return home. Elated by the gift of the new clothes that he brings her, she especially loves the brightly-coloured ribbons that he ties into her long hair. In anticipation of going outside, she dresses excitedly in the bright new clothing, beaming with happiness as her father buttons up her new coat. Laurie’s father is taking her on a journey; to a destination that is within walking-distance from her house, yet is a place that is far from home…

“In Ribbons” – trailer 2014 from Marie-Valerie Jeantelot on Vimeo.