The Galway-shot film Pursuit, which had its World Premiere at the Fleadh this year, opens across Ireland on September 18th.
Directed by Paul Mercier, the film is a modern take on the legend of Diarmuid and Gráinne – a contemporary myth about the pursuit of power, class, love and the chance to start again.
The film stars Ruth Bradley and Barry Ward as Gráinne and Diarmuidalongside a cast that includes Liam Cunningham, Brendan Gleeson, Owen Roe, David Pearse, Dara Devaney, Dónall Ó Héalaí, Ciarán O’Brien and Emmet Kirwan.
Check out all the Irish films set for release in cinemas this year.
- August 28, 2015 Review of Irish Film at Galway Film Fleadh: Pursuit
- May 13, 2016 Report: ‘Pursuit’ at the Irish Film Festa, Rome
- July 30, 2015 Irish Films in Cinema 2015
- January 24, 2013 ‘Mrs Brown’s Boys’ & Colin Morgan Win at National Television Awards
- January 30, 2013 IFI International promotes Irish film across Europe during Ireland’s EU Presidency
- January 24, 2013 ‘Earthbound’ set for Cinema Release
- January 24, 2013 Fabricating Deceptions – TV3′s ‘Deception’ from Script to Screen
- January 25, 2013 National Film School Lecture Series: Rebecca O’Brien
- February 4, 2016 Trailer: The Truth Commissioner
- January 21, 2016 Trailer: The Survivalist