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Patrick’s Day

2015 / 1h 42mins / Drama, Family, Romance

DIRECTOR: Terry McMahon

ACTORS: Kerry Fox, Moe Dunford, Philip Jackson

Patrick is a warm, open, twenty-six year old virgin schizophrenic. Pills and his mother’s protection means Patrick is no threat to himself or others. Until he falls in love. Maura is Patrick’s obsessive mother and her need to control her son blinds her to the reality that sometimes the only thing more damaging than hate is misguided love. Soon to be redundant, alcoholic air-hostess, Karen, books into an hotel to end her life unaware that the intimacy she shares with Patrick will reintroduce her to living. Dysfunctional loner cop, Freeman, wants to be a stand-up comic, but, when Maura loses her son, Freeman will use his position to help her find him, for a price. A provocative love story about the right to intimacy for everyone. Patrick’s Day suggests that when it comes to love, we’re all a little crazy.

Patrick’s Day won 11 awards including Best Feature Film at the Woodstock Film Festival and Best Irish Feature Film at the Galway Film Fleadh. Lead Moe Dunford picked up best actor awards at Hell’s Half Mile Film and Music Festival, the ECU European Independent Film Festival and the Irish Film and Television Awards.

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Patrick’s Day

2015 / 1h 42mins / Drama, Family, Romance

DIRECTOR: Terry McMahon

ACTORS: Kerry Fox, Moe Dunford, Philip Jackson

Patrick is a warm, open, twenty-six year old virgin schizophrenic. Pills and his mother’s protection means Patrick is no threat to himself or others. Until he falls in love. Maura is Patrick’s obsessive mother and her need to control her son blinds her to the reality that sometimes the only thing more damaging than hate is misguided love. Soon to be redundant, alcoholic air-hostess, Karen, books into an hotel to end her life unaware that the intimacy she shares with Patrick will reintroduce her to living. Dysfunctional loner cop, Freeman, wants to be a stand-up comic, but, when Maura loses her son, Freeman will use his position to help her find him, for a price. A provocative love story about the right to intimacy for everyone. Patrick’s Day suggests that when it comes to love, we’re all a little crazy.

Patrick’s Day won 11 awards including Best Feature Film at the Woodstock Film Festival and Best Irish Feature Film at the Galway Film Fleadh. Lead Moe Dunford picked up best actor awards at Hell’s Half Mile Film and Music Festival, the ECU European Independent Film Festival and the Irish Film and Television Awards.

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