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IRELAND , Canada | 104 minutes | 2017

Spellbinding traditional music and lush natural settings are the raw materials of this unconventional hybrid on the roots of Irish music. Shot through with mesmeric sean nós (Irish for “old style”) singing, this lyrical work in gorgeous, grainy black-and-white charts the origins and eventual rise of folk singer Joe Heaney. Unmoored from the usual biopic conventions, Song of Granite draws on ethnic and cultural observations while blurring the boundaries between fiction and documentary.

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Programs

Tuesday October 10, 2017

Program #177
18:15
Cineplex Odeon Quartier SALLE 10

Sunday October 15, 2017

Program #324
19:00
Cineplex Odeon Quartier SALLE 16

Pat Collins

No biography

distribution and credits

  • Screenplay Pat Collins
  • Interpreter Macdara Ó Fátharta, Michael O'Chonfhlaola, Leni Parker

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