A rare privilege for the festival to open with a Cork film. Carmel Winters’ tale of a young Traveller girl who wants to be a boxer was largely filmed near her home in West Cork. It has already picked up a prestigious prize in Toronto, and the director herself will be present.
Thu, 18 Oct, 2018
Tue, 17 May, 2016
THE director of Cork’s Underground Film Festival, Darren O’Mahony, says that while film-makers are delighted that there are three film festivals in Cork — not including the French Film Festival and the Fastnet Short Film Festival in Schull — it’s a lot of competition for limited funding sources.
Thu, 13 Aug, 2015