Arena Friday 11 July 2014

coming up on Friday's show...a tribute to Dermot Healy at Cúirt International Festival of Literature, an artist looking for a rural retreat finds more than she bargained for in "The Dead House", the first novel by Billy O'Callaghan and the latest albums from Gorillaz, The Cranberries and Thurston Moore

coming up on Bank Holiday Monday....Colm Meaney and Timothy Spall chat about taking on the roles of Ian Paisley and Martin McGuinness in "The Journey", how British-German artist Tino Seghal inspires novelist Rob Doyle, review of "Things We Lost In The Fire", short stories by Mariana Enriquez and American folk singer Rhiannon Giddens in session

 

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Galway Film Fleadh - "Still"

Galway Film Fleadh - "Still"

actor Aidan Gillen and director Simon Blake talk about their film “Still” (the story of a London man at a crossroads in his life who takes a troubled teenage boy under his wing)

Official website: www.galwayfilmfleadh.com

Galway Film Fleadh - "Noble"

Galway Film Fleadh - "Noble"

director Stephen Bradley talks about his film “Noble” (based on the life of Christina Noble, the campaigner for the street children of Vietnam)

Official website: www.galwayfilmfleadh.com

Galway Film Fleadh - women in film

Galway Film Fleadh - women in film

producer Rachel Lysaght of Underground Films talks about chairing the Fleadh discussion group “Women In Film & Television Ireland”

Official website: www.galwayfilmfleadh.com

Galway Film Fleadh - "Get Up And Go"

Galway Film Fleadh - "Get Up And Go"

director Brendan Grant talks about his film “Get Up And Go” starring Peter Coonan and Killian Scott (a tale of 2 young men from Dublin who over 24 hours realise their lives need to change)

Official website: www.galwayfilmfleadh.com

Galway Film Fleadh - "The Stranger"

Galway Film Fleadh - "The Stranger"

documentary-maker Neasa Ní Chianáin talks about her film “The Stranger” (the story of English artist Neal MacGregor who died after living for 8 years practically unknown to his neighbours on a remote island in Donegal)

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