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Séásúr an Fhómhair 2020 / Autumn Season 2020
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Covid 19 Update

On the 6th of October the Irish Government implemented level 3 restrictions across the state. Under level 3 indoor theatre-based events are not permitted. This means that we have to cancel some of the films planned for this season and that our Autumn Season will not begin until 29th of October at the earliest.

A decision on this will be taken and announced here nearer that date. In the meantime we will be contacting all those who have already bought tickets in order to arrange a refund.

 

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Director: Zeresenay Mehari
Ethiopia 2014
99 minutes
Cert: CLUB
 

 

The title of this film means to dare in Amharic, the language of Ethiopia. Based on a true story of the marriage abduction of a 14 year old schoolgirl. After being raped by her abductor she escapes with a rifle, which she uses when he comes chasing after her. A female lawyer hears about her plight on the radio and presents at the local police station to defend her.

Winner - Panorama Audience Award, Berlin Film Festival 2014
Winner - World Cinema Audience Award, Sundance Film Festival 2014.

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