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MAYNOOTH FILM FOR ALL: Screening SKIN IN THE GAME

Wednesday 9th April @ 8.00pm
Admission: €6, €4
Venue: Iontas Building, North Campus, NUI Maynooth, Co Kildare

Skin in the Game

Skin in the Game - WINNER - Best Documentary Irish Film Festival Boston 2014
Dir: Donald Taylor Black / / 2012 / / Ireland / / 74 mins / / Language: English


Skin in the Game examines how Irish artists have found fertile ground for creativity in the demise of the Celtic Tiger and the ensuing financial crisis. Artists like musician Christy Moore, poet Rita Ann Higgins, painter Brian Maguire, and others look at emigration, ghost estates and the legacy of politicians and bankers and their impact on Irish life in the 21st Century


Produced and directed by Donald Taylor Black, one of Ireland’s most incisive and compelling documentary makers, and narrated by renowned novelist and screenwriter, Roddy Doyle (The Commitments), the film was nominated for Best Feature Documentary Award at the 2013 Irish Film and Television Awards


Q&A with Donald Taylor Black follows


Avail of our TWO for the price of ONE offer - bring a friend or partner your husband, wife or lover! and they'll get in for FREE. Admission including on the night club membership costs just €6.00, €4.00 concessions
FREE admission for students *Concessions: Over 65's; unwaged; NUIM staff and employees*

Tickets are on sale in the auditorium from 7.30pm

Please contact Brenda Brady Tel: 045 448328, Email: bbrady@kildarecoco.ie with any queries or if you need more detailed directions to the venue

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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