Galway Film Centre will kick off our involvement with the Galway Film Fleadh on Wednesday July 10th at 12.00 with the Short Film Recommended Rapper as part of the Irish Talent: New Shorts 1 – Documentary. We will then directly follow that with Cumar: A Galway Rhapsody at 2pm. Read more about the films below!
Drawing inspiration from the likes of Tupac Shakur & NWA, Danny uploads his music videos only to take them down weeks later when they don’t skyrocket him to success.
Made under the Dig Where You Stand Scheme with the support of Galway Film Centre, Galway City Council and Galway County Council.
Director: Caoimhin Coffey
Producer: Caoimhin Coffey
Starring: Danny Rock
Screening: 12:00 Wednesday 10th July in Town Hall Theatre
Cumar: A Galway Rhapsody
Is portráid ceannúil ar Ghaillimh atá I ‘Cumar’ ina ndéantar iniúchadh ar na cumair ealaíonta a mhunlaigh an cultúr ar leith atá inti.
Faoi chaibidil sa scannán tá, an scríbhneoir, Mike McCormack, an file, Rita Ann Higgins, an t-amhránaí, Róisín Seoighe, stiúrthóir an ghrúpa MACNAS, Noeline Kavanagh, an péintéir ó Chonamara, Pádraic Reaney, an ceoltóir, Máirtín O’Connor, agus an fear seoigh, Tommy Tiernan.
Is togra de chuid na scéime ilDána é ‘CUMAR’ – maoinithe ag TG4 agus an Chomhairle Ealaíon I gcomhar le hIonad Scannán na Gaillimhe.
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Through the eyes of six Galway artists this is an art film exploring the confluences which have shaped Galway and Connemara’s unique cultural fabric.
Featured artists include writer Mike McCormack, poet Rita Ann Higgins, singer Róisín Seoighe, street theatre director Noeline Kavanagh, visual artist Pádraic Reaney and musician Máirtín O’Connor. Comedian Tommy Tiernan also adds his distinctive voice to Cumar.
Made under the ilDÁNA Scheme with the support of TG4, the Arts Council and the BAI in association with the Galway Film Centre.
Stiúrthóir/Director: Aodh Ó Coileáin
Léiritheoir/Producer: Paddy Hayes
Le/Starring: Mike McCormack,Rita Ann Higgins, Róisín Seoighe, Noeline Kavanagh, Pádraic Reaney, Máirtín O’Connor and Tommy Tiernan.
Screening: 14:00 Wednesday 10th July in Town Hall Theatre