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Cal - 35mm (15)

2 March

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Key

  • A Autism friendly
  • C Captioned
  • D Dementia friendly
  • Venue GFT 2
Location of GFT 2

Details

Bernard MacLaverty will attend the screening.


Pat O’Connor’s screen version of Bernard MacLaverty’s Cal is a modern Irish classic with a deeply felt performance from Helen Mirren that won her the Best Actress award at Cannes. Cal (a superb John Lynch) is a young working-class lad in Ulster and a minor figure in the IRA. He becomes infatuated with Marcella (Mirren), a lonely, widowed librarian. The love affair that ensues reflects the tangled complexities and tragedies of the Troubles as experienced by ordinary people trapped in a world of violence and division. Screening on 35mm. 

  • Director Pat O’Connor
  • Cast John Lynch, Helen Mirren, Donal McCann
  • Certificate 15
  • Running time 1h42m
  • Country Ireland
  • Year 1984
  • Thanks to Park Circus
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