23 March 2018 | 7:00 PM (Opening Night!)
Kissing Candice (2017)
Dir. Aoife McArdle
1h 42 min
17 year old Candice longs to escape her seaside town and finds solace in her imagination. When her disillusionment calcifies into an obsession with a troubled stranger, she becomes entangled with a dangerous local gang.
24 March 2018 | 2:00 PM
Dir. Colin McIvor
Based on a true story! Young Tom and his misfit friends fight to save 'Buster' the baby elephant during the German air raid bombings of Belfast in 1941. Much gratitude to our friends at Toronto Irish Film Festival for creating the trailer.
24 March 2018 | 5:00 PM
Dir. Brendan Muldowney
In 13th century Ireland, a group of monks must escort a sacred relic across an Irish landscape fraught with peril.
24 March 2018 | 8:00 PM
Actor and soundtrack artist MC God Creative was in attendance!
Cardboard Gangsters (2016)
Dir. Mark O'Connor
A group of young Cardboard Gangsters attempt to gain control of the drug trade in Darndale, chasing the glorified lifestyle of money, power and sex.
25 March 2018 | 2:00 PM
The Breadwinner (2017)
Dir. Nora Twomey
A headstrong young girl in Afghanistan disguises herself as a boy in order to provide for her family.
25 March 2018 | 5:00 PM
Dir. Stephen Burke
Inspired by the true events of the infamous 1983 prison breakout of 38 IRA prisoners from HMP, which was to become the biggest prison escape in Europe since World War II.
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