13 Irish Films in 56th BFI London Film Festival

(What Richard Did)

The 56th BFI London Film Festival in partnership with American Express is delighted to announce that this year’s programme includes 13 films from Ireland. This is part of a worldwide selection of 225 feature films and 111 shorts from more than 65 countries. The 56th BFI London Film Festival runs from October 10 – October 21.


PILGRIM HILL: Dir. Gerard Barrett

SILENCE: Dir. Pat Collins

WHAT RICHARD DID: Dir. Lenny Abrahamson

CITADEL : Dir. Ciarán Foy (Co-production with UK)

GOOD VIBRATIONS: Dir. Lisa Barros D’Sa and Glenn Leyburn (Co-production with UK)

KELLY + VICTOR: Dir. Kieran Evans (Co-production with UK)

LEGENDS OF VALHALLA – THOR (HETJUR VALHALLAR – ÞÓR): Dir. Óskar Jónasson (Co-production with Iceland and Germany)

MEA MAXIMA CULPA: SILENCE IN THE HOUSE OF GOD: Dir. Alex Gibney (Co-production with USA)

THE PERVERT’S GUIDE TO IDEOLOGY: Dir. Sophie Fiennes (Co-production with UK)

THE ROAD: A STORY OF LIFE AND DEATH: Dir. Marc Isaacs (Co-production with UK)

THE SUMMIT: Dir. Nick Ryan (Co-production with Switzerland)


Ireland SHORTS:

THE BOY IN THE BUBBLE: Dir. Kealan O’Rourke

FOXES: Dir. Lorcan Finnegan



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