Abner Brown Barbershop has become one of the main and most interesting music venues in Ireland. The short-documentary More than a Barbershop tells the story of this famous Dublin barbershop, where renowned international bands and musicians have performed.
Recently awarded Best short-documentary in the 2016 Sunnyside Film Festival in New York City as well as a Jury Award at the Chicago Irish Film Festival 2017, it features “Abner Browns”, a Dublin barbershop nominated for the 2016 Irish Live Music Venue of the Year Awards.
The film has been selected to take part in Asia’s largest Music and Film Festival, the Jecheon International Music & Film Festival in Korea, hosting around 30,000 people over 6 days, screening over 100 films from all over the world and hosting about 30 live concerts.
More than a Barbershop tells how a passion for music turned a local old-school barbershop into an icon of the Irish music scene.