National Film School Lecture Series [in association with Bord Scannán na hÉireann / The Irish Film Board] present Lenny Abrahamson, Director.
Room A025 at 10am
After directing an award-winning short and numerous television commercials, both in Ireland and internationally, Lenny Abrahamson’s début film, Adam & Paul, won the Best First Feature award at the 2004 Galway Film Fleadh and the Grand Prix at the 2005 Sofia International Film Festival. His second feature film, Garage, was selected for the Director’s Fortnight at the 2007 Cannes Film Festival and won the CICAE Art and Essai award. Lenny has also directed for television: Prosperity, the superb four one-hour series for RTÉ. What Richard Did, his third film, was released in 2012 to critical acclaim and all four of these projects won IFTAs. His latest feature, Frank, a comedy about a young wannabe musician, starring Michael Fassbender is currently in post-production.