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Maynooth Film for All - Searching for Sugarman. Wed. 3rd December.

Searching for Sugarman

When: Wens 3rd December
Time: 8.00pm (MAYNOOTH_EXPERIMENTAL at 7.45pm)
Where: Iontas Theatre, North Campus, Maynooth University
The Oscar-winning documentary Searching for Sugar Man tells the almost unbelievable story of a Mexican-American songwriter whose two early Seventies albums bombed in America, but who wound up finding a huge audience in Apartheid-era South Africa. Sixto Rodriguez had no idea he was a legend there until a group of fans found him on the Internet and brought him to the country for a series of triumphant concerts.
Running time: 86 mins


''Music fans will love this indie documentary. Try to avoid Googling him before you watch, though''
Anna Smith Empire Magazine

''All you really have to know about this surprising and emotive music doc is that you should see it''
Trevor Johnston Time Out

Boxoffice: €6.00, €4.00 concessions, Students FREE. *Concessions: Over 65's; unwaged; NUIM staff & employees
Parking is FREE! Paid parking is not enforced on campus in the evenings

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