The Club Scannán Sailearna committee are currently planning the Autumn 2020 season.

Given the challenging and uncertain context in which we find ourselves things are going to be different but we are confident that with the appropriate planning our members can enjoy another successful season of films in the Seanscoil.

As we plan a way forward we would like to hear the views of as many current and past club members as possible.

If you would your views taken into account please take a few minutes to complete this short survey in which you can share your thoughts.

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(Dast-neveshtehaa nemisoosand)

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Director: Mohammed Rasoulof
Iran 2013
125 minutes
Cert: 15


The director of this film defied a ban from making films imposed on him by the Iranian government and is facing a prison sentence for his efforts. Hitmen for the Iranian government are given the task of finding and destroying a manuscript, which details a failed attempt to assassinate some writers. The violence and trauma associated with censorship are highlighted in this brave piece of work.

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