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PATRICK’S DAY WITH DIRECTOR & CAST Q&A

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PATRICK’S DAY WITH DIRECTOR & CAST Q&A

In the summer of 2015 we brought two IFTA award winning features to London: Terry McMahon’s Patrick’s Day and Aoife Kelleher’s One Million Dubliners.

Saturday 18th July at 8pm
“Patrick’s Day” with a special Q&A with director, producer and actors Moe Dunford, Kerry Fox & Philip Jackson Q&A
Dir: Terry McMahon
Prod: Rachel Lysaght & Tim Palmer
Starring: Moe Dunford, Kerry Fox and Philip Jackson
Ireland, 102 mins, Drama

Patrick is a warm, open, twenty-six year old virgin schizophrenic. Pills and his mother’s protection mean he is no threat to himself or anyone else. Until he falls in love. The object of his desire, Karen, a suicidal flight attendant, has no idea the intimacy she shares with Patrick might reintroduce her to living. Patrick’s obsessive mother Maura doesn’t realize her own misguided love may be more dangerous than hate. To pull Karen and Patrick apart, she enlists the help of dysfunctional detective Freeman, who will use his position to help her, for a price. A provocative and heart-breaking love story about the right to intimacy for everyone, Patrick’s Day proves, when it comes to love, we’re all a little crazy.

a fascinating collision of psychiatric drama and state-of-the nation address
— ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Donald Clarke, The Irish Times

WINNER MAVERICK AWARD ‘GRAND JURY PRIZE’ WOODSTOCK FILM FESTIVAL
WINNER THREE IRISH FILM & TELEVISION AWARDS INCLUDING ‘BEST SCREENPLAY’
WINNER AUDIENCE AWARD ‘BEST FILM’ 26th GALWAY FILM FLEADH

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The St Patrick’s Day Film Festival

The St Patrick’s Day Film Festival

On Sunday 15th March 2015, we ran a day’s Irish Film and Animation screenings at the Lord Mayor’s St. Patrick’s Festival London, in collaboration with the Greater London Authority. The St Patrick’s Day Film Festival took place throughout the afternoon at The Prince Charles Cinema near Leicester Square. 12.30pm – 5.30pm, with acclaimed and renowned Irish films, including the 2015 BAFTA award winning ‘Boogaloo and Graham’, and the UK Premiere of feature length mystery ‘The Legend of Longwood’.

The St Patrick’s Day Film Festival was made possible by the support of the Irish Film Institute and the Irish Film Board. We would like to express our sincere thanks to Lisa Hannigan whose song ‘Knots’, from her album Passenger, was used in our Trailer.

St. Patrick’s Line-up: Sunday 15th March, 12:30-5:30pm

“Anywhere But Here” Director: John Hayes (Trailer)
“4 Bhanrion” Director: Vittoria Colonna (Trailer)
“The Tree” Director: David Frayne (Trailer)
“Home” Director: Aoife Kelliher (Trailer)

“Boogaloo and Graham” Director: Michael Lennox (Trailer)
“Two Sugars: Intern Ireland” Director: Tess Motherway (Trailer)
“Cutting Grass” Director: Ruairi O’Brien and John Kennedy (Trailer)
“The Daisy Chain” Director: Denis Fitzpatrick and Ken Williams (Trailer)
“Somewhere Down the Line” Director: Julien Regnard (Trailer)

“Sophie at the Races” Director: Alan Friel (Trailer)
“Tea with the Dead” Director: Gary Gill (Trailer)
“Rockmount” Director: David Tynan (Trailer)
“An Ode to Love” Director: Matthew Darragh (Trailer)

The Legend of Longwood

UK PREMIERE SCREENING
Director: Lisa Mulcahy (Trailer)

When 12-year-old Mickey Miller moves from New York to Ireland, she soon discovers a link between herself and the 300-year-old legend of the mysterious Black Knight, who regularly haunts the sleepy Irish village. With courage and a sharp mind, she sets out to save a precious herd of white horses and to thwart the evil plans of a greedy, ambitious woman.

For more information about the Lord Mayor’s St. Patrick’s Festival, check out the Greater London Authority website.