Birds Of

January 22nd - 8:45pm - Backstage Theatre (Studio) - Admission €7.50 (Pay at the Door)

Birds of Passage

Director: Cristina Gallego, Ciro Guerra - 125mins - Colombia, Denmark, Mexico, Germany, Switzerland - 15A - 2018 - Subtitled

When Raphayet pursues Zaida for his bride, he cannot afford the dowry. A chance deal to supply marijuana to Peace Corp volunteers, helps him secure the marriage but results in a tribal war leading to the downfall of a respected indigenous Wayuu family.

“It’s powerfully affecting fare; elegiac, evocative and profoundly cinematic.” - Mark Kermode, The Observer

Winter / Spring 2020 Programme

Our inaugural programme will run from January to May 2020. The Winter/Spring selection includes award-winning films like the magical and disturbing Colombian combat epic, Monos, Pedro Almodóvar's sublime Pain and Glory and what's been described as one of the defining British films of the decade Bait. We also have the excellent Irish-produced documentary Shooting the Mafia and the critically acclaimed drug epic Birds of Passage as well as the wonderful Good Posture. Of course, with short films always at the forefront of our programming, we will be showcasing a fantastic selection of films from both Ireland and abroad.

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