Irish National Opera's 20 Shots of Opera series features 20 new compact operas from composers in Ireland - watch At a Loss by Michael Gallen above. 

A woman sits awake in a screen-lit room, awaiting news about her mother's imminent passing. Tuning into the tides of electrical hum around her, she wonders about the parallels between this power and the force that gives life to the body...

Soprano Orla Boylan stars. 

Watch more from 20 Shots Of Opera here.