Dir: Nick Kelly
2017 | Ireland
92 mins | Cert: PG
You find true friendship in the craziest of places! Gabriel is a chaotic young rock drummer desperate to hide his recent bipolar diagnosis from his increasingly exasperated bandmates. When forced to bond with Christopher, an institutionalised 17-year-old with Asperger’s Syndrome, it results in a very unlikely friendship! Galway Film Fleadh 2017
“An uplifting comedic story of an unlikely friendship between Gabriel, a rock ‘n’ roll party animal with bipolar disorder and an institutionalised goalkeeper who suffers from Aspergers Syndrome.” — Scannain.com
This film will be preceeded by a short film 'Prison Door' by Kevin McCann
Prison Door was filmed in the historic H Block Prison near Belfast. Prison Door is a Kafkaesque short film about a man struggling to leave his prison cell when the door opens. Directed and produced by Kevin McCann, Prison Door is the last work from Irish writer Dermot Healy who died in 2014. Click here to see a trailer.