GOLD director Niall Heery to appear at Irish Film New York

Posted October 2, 2014 by Suzanne Murray in News
GOLD directed by Niall Heery starring Maisie Williams, David Wilmot, Kerry Condon and James Nesbitt
GOLD directed by Niall Heery starring Maisie Williams, David Wilmot, Kerry Condon and James Nesbitt

Niall Heery, director of the upcoming comedy-drama GOLD, will be guest of honour at Irish Film New York this Friday 3rd October where his film will be opening the festival.

The screening, which takes place at 7:30pm at NYU’s CantorFilmCenter, will be followed by a Q&A with the filmmaker.

The 2014 edition of IFNY will be showcasing six Irish feature films, including Brendan Muldowney’s Love Eternal, as well as hosting a retrospective on the work of director Jim Sheridan.

IFNY’s mission is to help Irish films and filmmakers find a market in the United States by fostering partnerships between Irish and US-based film institutes. It connects producers and directors and holds many film screenings and Q&As with filmmakers throughout the year. IFNY hosted its inaugural annual Irish Film Festival at NYU’s CantorFilmCenter in September 2011

Irish Film New York runs until the 5th October 2014. For further information and to purchase tickets see http://www.irishfilmnyc.com/

Gold will be released in Irish cinemas on Friday 10th October.