Season 8 director of “Boy Saint” shortlisted for Cannes Lions

Motionpoems is delighted to announce that Season 8 director Tom Speers has been shortlisted for the Young Director Award at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity for his film Boy Saint.

Boy Saint, adapted from the poem by Peter LaBerge, is part of the 12 film series Dear Mr. President and will be released later this year.

Shot in Ireland, this beautiful and captivating film discusses the nuances of sexuality and self-discovery during adolescence.

Congratulations and the very best of luck to Tom & his crew!!