I Was Happy Here
Unhappy in her life and marriage, Cassie returns home to her roots and discovers new meanings for happiness and a new set of values.
Cass is a wistful young Irish girl who has been living in London for five years. During this time she has acquired an English husband. One Christmas she decides it is time to return to Limerick. When she does, she seeks out Colin Foley, her first love, only to learn that he is now engaged to a new love. Her husband follows her to Foley’s cottage and it is here the matter reaches a head.
1966 | 92 min | B&W | 1.33:1/4×3 | Dolby Digital 2.0 & 5.1 Enhanced | Region 1 | NR
San Sebastian International Film Festival 1966
• Awarded, Golden Seashell – Director Desmond Davis
• Awarded, Golden Seashell Best Short Film – Director Desmond Davis
• Awarded, OCIC Award – Director Desmond Davis
3 Stars – Leonard Maltin
Sarah Miles, Cyril Cusack, Sean Caffrey, Julian GloverDirected by