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MFFA Film: The Pipe. When: Wednesday 2nd February 2011 Where: New Lecture Theatre, Iontas Building, North Campus, NUI Maynooth Time: 7.45pm

The Pipe 

Maynooth Film for All: Film Club screens The Pipe on Wednesday 2nd February
Irish film The Pipe, which was the winner of the best documentary award at 2010 Galway Film Fleadh, is Maynooth Film for All’s next screening on Wednesday 2nd  February in The New Lecture Theatre, Iontas Building, NUI Maynooth.

The film has just been nominated for an Irish Film and Television Award (IFTA) in the Best Feature Documentary category. Q&A with the film’s director Rachel Lysaght will follow.

The Pipe follows a small community in the west of Ireland, torn apart by the proposed Shell pipeline which could bring economic prosperity or destroy a way of life shared for generations.  Watch The Pipe trailer http://www.thepipethefilm.com/

*Date for your Diary* As part of Dublin International Film Festival 2011 the club will  screen Good Cake, Bad Cake on Wednesday 23rd February** After U2 conquered the world in the mid 80’s, a band called Lir was anointed as their most likely successors. Irish filmmaker Shimmy Marcus (Soulboy, Headrush) charts the bands highs and lows in this documentary, which will receive its world premiere at the festival

Standard Season Ticket Membership offers fantastic value and costs just €18.00 (€24.00 for a Couple) for the next 6 films. Guests and ‘on the night only’ memberships cost €6.00. Concessions are available. Students pay €2.00 at the door

 Please contact Brenda Brady Tel: 045 448328, Email: bbrady@kildarecoco.ie  Web: www.kildare.ie/film with any further queries
Maynooth Film for All: Film Club is supported by Kildare County Council Library & Arts Service and The School of English, Media and Theatre Studies NUIM.

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