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The Pier

Jack McCarthy left Ireland for the US 20 years ago when his business failed and hr had to get out in a hurry. Now he's called home by his father, Larry, who says he's dying. Finding his father apparently fit enough to hit golf balls in a field of cattle. Jack is furious but decides to stay in C...

Main Cast:

  • Gerard Hurley, Lili Taylor, Karl Johnson

Locations:

  • Cork
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The Other Side Of Sleep

Released in selected Irish cinemas from March 16th. A sleepwalker. A body. A family. A small community. Arlene is like a ghost in her life. She lives in a small town in the midlands – surrounded by field after field, woodlands and laneways to disappear down and never come back… One mor...

Main Cast:

  • Antonia Campbell Hughes, Vicky Joyce, Sam Keely, Olwyene Fouréré

Locations:

  • Offaly
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Death of a Superhero

Like all teenage lads, Donald Clarke craves sex and adventure. But his time is limited - he has a fatal disease. He’s never had a girlfriend. But he’s gifted, and has found a way to bring his considerable imagination to life through graphic art and comic drawings. After reluctant visits to...

Main Cast:

  • Andy Serkis, Thomas Brodie Sangster, Aisling Loftus, Michael McElhatton, Sharon Horgan, Jessica Schwarz

Locations:

  • Dublin
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Stella Days

In the heart of County Tipperary in the 1950's, Father Daniel Barry tackles a fundraising challenge - and satisfies a personal passion - by setting up a cinema in the village. He faces opposition from every side, from doubters, disapproving parishioners, and even his own crisis of conscience. Will...

Main Cast:

  • Martin Sheen, Stephen Rea, Trystan Gravelle, Marcella Plunkett, Amy Huberman

Locations:

  • Tipperary, Dublin, Wicklow
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Lotus Eaters

For Alice, an ex-model and struggling actress, for Charlie, a sweet and gifted musician who has lost all control of his life; and for Felix, with nothing in his head and a teenage girlfriend whom he's been trying to leave since the moment they met...the choices are endless and the party never stops....

Main Cast:

  • Antonia Campbell-Hughes, Benn Northover, Cynthia Fortune Ryan

Locations:

  • Wicklow, Westmeath
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Babygirl

For as long as she can remember, Lena, a 15-year old Nuyorican girl living in the Bronx, has watched her mother Lucy fall in love with one man after another only to end up heartbroken. But Victor, her mother's latest boyfriend, is the first to make a move on Lena herself. Lena sets out to expose h...

Main Cast:

  • Yainis Ynoa, Rosa Arrendondo, Flaco Navaja, Gleendilys Inoa
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Grabbers

In a comic twist on the classic suburban horror-flick, a sleepy Irish fishing village is forced to defend itself against blood-sucking sea-monsters using a very unlikely weapon. ...

Main Cast:

  • Richard Coyle, Ruth Bradley

Locations:

  • Down, Donegal
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Earthbound

At eleven years old Joe Norman is told by his dying father that he is an alien hiding on earth. Joe believes him. He grows up to be a die-hard fan-boy working in a comic shop. When he falls for down-to-earth Maria, a fellow sci-fi fan, he is inspired to lead a more normal social existence. Until int...

Main Cast:

  • Rafe Spall, Jenn Murray

Locations:

  • Dublin
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Dollhouse

Six lunatics, one night, one secret, no control. A group of street teens break into a house in a rich Dublin suburb for a night of partying and whatever they can get away with. The games darken into real confirmations that run even deeper when it turns out that this is not just any house - ther...

Main Cast:

  • Seana Kerslake, Shane Curry, Ciaran McCabe, Johnny Ward, Cait Brennan, Jack Reynor

Locations:

  • Dublin
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Come On Eileen

Eileen is a mother of two children, both about to fly the nest. Summer stretches out in front of the family - everyone has plans except Eileen. Her alcohol problems are behind her, but she's alone. Then a new relationship erupts into her life, and briefly she blooms. But Bill, the new boyfriend,...

Main Cast:

  • Jackie Howe, Felix Malcom Still, Mercedes Grower, Stephen Taylor, Noel Fielding
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