12th September 2002
Dancing At Lughnasa
Director: Pat O'Connor
Ireland, UK, USA, 1998
Run Time: 95 minutes, Certificate: ,
This Season's opener is the big screen adaptation of Brian Friel's massive 1989 stage hit, a charming and moving rural Irish drama about five unmarried sisters - Kate, Christina, Maggie, Rose & Agnes - whose lives are thrown into confusion by the return of their brother from missionary work and the reappearance of the itinerant father of Christina's son. Starring Meryl Streep, Michael Gambon, Rhys Ifans and Kathy Burke.