With BAFTA-nominated DOP Paul O’Callaghan attached, feature film, A Sparrow for the Wolves will begin principal photography in various locations around Limerick City in August 2016 and is the debut feature of director Michael Quinn.
A Sparrow for the Wolves is the fictional story of boxer Shane Laden who, after leaving prison and returning to his family, struggles to overcome his nature and circumstances to win back the life and career that he lost.
The film focuses on its protagonist Shane Laden, his internal struggles and his external struggles with his situation and circumstance.
Casting will commence in Limerick at the beginning of April and the production team plan to explore deep into the community in Limerick to find the right characters for the film. As well as open casting, the production team will look to street casting to find the cast.