Derry women Brónagh Gallagher (actor), Louise Gallagher (producer) and Tess McGowan (screenwriter) talk about the making of their new film, A Bump Along the Way. We talk about ‘Derry Fairies,’ shedding insecurities, pregnancy as an in-built deadline and the success of Northern Ireland Screen’s New Talent Focus.
Pictured above (L-R): Tess McGowan, Brónagh Gallagher, Louise Gallagher, director Shelly Love and Lola Petticrew at the Galway Film Fleadh premiere of A Bump Along the Way.
A Bump Along the Way won the Best First Feature Award at the 2019 Galway Film Fleadh and Lola Petticrew won Galway’s Bingham Ray New Talent Award for her performance as Allegra. A Bump Along the Way is in cinemas from this Friday.
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