Opening Film: Song of Granite

Opening Film: Song of Granite

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 Song of Granite Tues 11 July / Town Hall Theatre / 19:30 / Teens and up Buy TicketsNew Irish Cinema “Modest in subject but ambitious in form, Song of Granite delivers a profile of not just a singer but the country...
Rocky Ros Muc

Rocky Ros Muc

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 Rocky Ros Muc Wed 12 July / Town Hall Theatre / 18:00 / Teens and up Buy ticketsGalway is Film “While the film is ostensibly about Mannion’s unlikely rise through the US boxing ranks, it also explores a range of...
Making It

Making It

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 Making It Wed 12 July / Town Hall Studio / 21:30 / Older Teens and up Buy ticketsNew Irish Cinema “It is a whirlwind of madness, mayhem with a convoluted plot that actually works. It’s a great romp!” —...
Writing Home

Writing Home

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 Writing Home Wed 12 July / Town Hall Theatre / 22:00 / Older Teens and up Buy ticketsNew Irish Cinema “A new take on the classic prodgial son story, with an Irish humour for divesting its main character of his...
It Tolls for Thee

It Tolls for Thee

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 It Tolls for Thee Thu 13 July / Cinemobile / 12:15 / Teens and up Buy ticketsNew Irish Documentary “Narrated by Winona Ryder, It Tolls for Thee tells the incredible true story of unsung Irish hero Mary Elmes who...
Jaha’s Promise

Jaha’s Promise

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 Jaha’s Promise Thu 13 July / Town Hall Theatre / 14:00 / Teens and up Buy ticketsHuman Rights “Jaha’s Promise is a harrowing but inspiring tale of activism and change.” Competition Entry Q&A Irish Premiere Jaha’s...
In the Name of Peace: John Hume in America

In the Name of Peace: John Hume in America

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 In the Name of Peace: John Hume in America Thu 13 July / Town Hall Theatre / 16:00 / All Ages Buy ticketsHuman Rights “A timely and important examination of John Hume’s remarkable career that charts his evolution...
Maudie

Maudie

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 Maudie Thu 13 July / Town Hall Theatre / 18:00 / Teens and up Buy ticketsNew Irish Cinema “Maudie is an understated yet strong look at the kind of artistic life, the outsider artist life, that would not often make it...
No Party for Billy Burns

No Party for Billy Burns

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 No Party for Billy Burns Thu 13 July / Town Hall Studio / 18:30 / Teens and up Buy ticketsNew Irish Cinema “When tragedy strikes, cowboy-obsessed Bill lets his imagination get the better of him in this unique...
Pilgrimage

Pilgrimage

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 Pilgrimage Thu 13 July / Town Hall Theatre / 20:15 / Mature Buy ticketsNew Irish Cinema “Director Brendan Muldowney creates an extraordinary period drama crossed with an action-laced road movie.” — Tribeca Film...
The Limit of…

The Limit of…

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 The Limit of… Thu 13 July / Town Hall Theatre / 22:00 / Mature Buy ticketsNew Irish Cinema “A man is pushed to his limits, and beyond, in this tense thriller set against the backdrop of Ireland’s banking sector.”...
Butterfly City

Butterfly City

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 Butterfly City (Drugelio Miestas) Fri 14 July / Cinemobile / 12:15 / Teens and up Buy ticketsNew Irish Cinema “A smart and sensitive portrayal of a city that refuses to die and the people who have made it their...
The Farthest

The Farthest

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 The Farthest Fri 14 July / Town Hall Theatre / 14:00 / All Ages Buy ticketsNew Irish Documentary “There’s a real sense of wonder here, and of playfulness; this is an important story, but one told with a sense of...
Condemned to Remember

Condemned to Remember

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 Condemned to Remember Fri 14 July / Town Hall Theatre / 16:15 / Teens and up Buy ticketsHuman Rights “A powerful, timely and vital documentary that follows Irish Holocaust Survivor Tomi Reichental as he embarks on an...
Release

Release

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 Release Fri 14 July / Town Hall Studio / 18:30 / Older Teens and up Buy ticketsNew Irish Cinema “A grounded, heartfelt exploration of redemption in contemporary Dublin.” Competition Entry World Premiere After...
The Drummer & The Keeper

The Drummer & The Keeper

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 The Drummer & The Keeper Fri 14 July / Town Hall Theatre / 18:00 / Older Teens and up Buy ticketsNew Irish Cinema “An uplifting comedic story of an unlikely friendship between Gabriel, a rock ‘n’ roll party...
The Silver Branch

The Silver Branch

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 The Silver Branch Fri 14 July / Cinemobile / 20:15 / All Ages Buy ticketsNew Irish Documentary “The conflict over preservation takes a back seat to the deft cinematography – the evocation of the Burren as a character...
Michael Inside

Michael Inside

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 Michael Inside Fri 14 July / Town Hall Theatre / 20:00 / Older Teens and up Buy ticketsNew Irish Cinema “An Irish The Night Of, packed into a tension-racked 90 mins, in which Dafhyd Flynn proves every bit as...
A Cambodian Spring

A Cambodian Spring

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 A Cambodian Spring Fri 14 July / Town Hall Studio / 20:15 / Teens and up Buy ticketsFeature Documentary “Easily one of the best documentaries of the year.” —  Unseen Film Competition Entry European Premiere A...
Elián

Elián

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 Elián Sat 15 July / Town Hall Theatre / 14:00 / Teens and up Buy ticketsHuman Rights “Elián’s story may have been swallowed by the mists of time now, but the camera clearly shows that these still have the potential...