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Film Club 31st Oct 8pm ”Sweet Country”
31st October 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
**PLEASE NOTE** Short Film ”Wave” will be screened before main feature film ”Sweet Country”Film Club ”Sweet Country” 31st Oct @ 8pm
Director: Warwick Thornton
CAST: Hamilton Morris, Bryan Brown, Sam Neill, Thomas M. Wright, Ewen Leslie
FILM INFO: 112 minutes, Australia, 2017, TBC
1920s Australia –after been accused of murdering the new white owner of a local farm, an Aboriginal stockman and his wife go on the run, with a search posse led by the local sergeant in hot pursuit. Acclaimed Australian filmmaker Warwick Thornton follows up his Camera d’Or-winning debut Samson & Delilahwith this haunting, provocative and intelligent period western.
Venice Film Festival 2017
Toronto International Film Festival 2017
BFI London Film Festival 2017
Winner – Special Jury Prize, Venice Film Festival 2017
The latest film from Warwick Thornton possesses both shocking cruelty and haunting beauty with its tragic tale of tensions in the outback.”–
The Guardian, Toronto
International Film Festival 2017
“A drama of imposing breadth and emotional depth.”–The Hollywood Reporter
Short film ” Wave” will be screened before main feature film ”Sweet Country”
Dir: Benjamin Cleary & TJ O’Grady Peyton
2017 / Ireland / 13min / Cert: Club
Staring: Tj O’Grady Peyton, Emmet Kirwan, Tiny James
A man wakes from a coma speaking a fully formed but unrecognizable language baffling linguistic experts from around the globe. Coming off the back of his oscar winning short Stutterer, Director Benjamin Cleary teams up with fellow Director TJ O’Grady Peyton (who also takes up the lead role) for Wave – a funny and moving short film about a man isolated by the barrier of an unintelligible language.