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The Honeymooners

He had no wife and no wedding, but one hell of a honeymoon. When he is left at the altar, David is more determined than ever to have the honeymoon of his life. Thus, he and a complete stranger, Claire, begin a hilarious and chaotic adventure that will change their lives forever....

Main Cast:

  • Jonathon Byrne, Alex Reid, Justine Mitchell

Locations:

  • Dublin, Donegal
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The Mystics

Dave and Locky are two old-timers who once earned their living as part of a theatrical company. Nowadays, by holding 'seances' at their self-styled Temple of the Truth (a room above a Dublin pub), they earn money by pretending to communicate with the dead. It's a harmless scam, but one that gets inc...

Main Cast:

  • Milo O'Shea, David Kelly, Maria Doyle Kennedy, Liam Cunningham

Locations:

  • Dublin, Derry, Barcelona
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Song for a Raggy Boy

In 1939, Franklin is appointed to St Jude's Reformatory School as the only lay teacher amongst the Christian Brothers. He tries to build up a relationship based on trust with the boys, who are used to the verbal and physical abuse doled out by the Brothers. However the consequences of his actions ar...

Main Cast:

  • Aidan Quinn, Iain Glen, Marc Warren, Alan Devlin, Dudley Sutton, John Travers, Chris Newman

Locations:

  • Ballyvourney, Co. Cork
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Intermission

Intermission is an urban love story about people adrift and their convoluted journeys in the search for some kind of love. When the desperately insecure and emotionally inarticulate John breaks up with Deirdre to 'give her a little test' his plan backfires leaving her broken-hearted and him alone an...

Main Cast:

  • Colin Farrell, Shirley Henderson, Kelly MacDonald, Colm Meaney, Cillian Murphy, Brian F. O’Byrne, Ger Ryan

Locations:

  • Dublin
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The Magdalene Sisters

Winner-Golden Lion (2002 Venice Film Festival) Winner-Discovery Award (2002 Toronto Film Festival) The 1960's may be viewed as a time of unprecedented female liberation, but in Ireland's now infamous Magdalene laundries, nothing could be further from the truth. Young girls were sent there by familie...

Main Cast:

  • Geraldine McEwan, Anne Marie Duff, Julie Austin, Ashley Conroy, Leanne Henderson
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Watermelon

Claire Ryan flees to her hometown of Dublin when her doting boyfriend leaves her after realising that he is not the father of her child. She craves some space to contemplate her future, but little does she know that both ex-lovers will make it a little bit harder to move on than she had anticipated....

Main Cast:

  • Anna Friel, Brenda Fricker, Ciaran McMenamin, Jamie Draven, Elaine Cassidy, Sean McGinley

Locations:

  • London, Dublin
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The Halo Effect

Fatso is the proprietor of what may be the worst eaterie in the city, and is struggling to keep a sinking ship afloat. His compulsive gambling is getting the better of him and he has to contend with an endless succession of loan sharks and debt collectors. He employs hopelessly incompetent staff and...

Main Cast:

  • Stephen Rea, Grattan Smith, Kerry Condon, Simon Delaney, Willie Higgins, Patrick Bergin, John Kavanagh, Fiona O’Shaughnessy, Mick Lally

Locations:

  • Dublin
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Cowboys & Angels

Formally called The Real Thing, this story concerns a hapless civil servant who gets more than he bargains for when he moves into an apartment in Limerick with a gay fashion student and becomes a star on the catwalk. A contemporary story embracing the essence of what it is to be young in today's Ire...

Main Cast:

  • Michael Legge, Alan Leech, Amy Sheils, Frank Kelly LOCATION
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Headrush

Set against the backdrop of the Celtic Tiger Economy, Headrush is a crime comedy about two disillusioned youths, struggling through a haze of cannabis, who hope to solve all their problems by smuggling a consignment of drugs for a local gangster. Winner of the Miramax Scriptwriting Award 1999...

Main Cast:

  • Wuzza Conlon, Gavin Kelty, Laura Pyper, Tom Hickey, Maura O’Neill

Locations:

  • Dublin, Amsterdam
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Goldfish Memory

A light-hearted look at the dangers and delights of dating in contemporary Dublin. When Clara sees her boyfriend Tom kissing Isolde, it sets off a chain reaction of romances and heartbreaks, each character trying to solve the pressing question of the perfect relationship. The only thing they all agr...

Main Cast:

  • Sean Campion, Flora Montgomery, Jean Butler, Keith McErlean, Stuart Graham, Fiona O'Shaughnessy, Fiona Glascott, Peter Gaynor, Lisa Hearns, Justine Mitchell, Demian McAdam, Aisling O'Neill

Locations:

  • Dublin
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