Official trailer of IFTA-winning MICHAEL INSIDE released today

Posted March 1, 2018 by Suzanne Murray in News

Wildcard Distribution has released the official trailer of the IFTA-winning MICHAEL INSIDE today.  The film which picked up the Best Feature IFTA earlier this month will go on release in Irish cinemas on Friday 6th April.

Written and directed by Frank Berry, MICHAEL INSIDE stars Dafhyd Flynn, Moe Dunford and Lalor Roddy and tells the story of Michael McCrea, an impressionable 18-year-old living with his grandfather Francis in a Dublin housing estate, who gets caught holding a bag of drugs for his friend’s older brother and is sentenced to three months in prison.

It premiered at the Galway Film Fleadh last summer where it won Best Irish Film and Dafhyd picked up the Bingham Ray New Talent Award.  Since then it’s been wowing audiences and critics alike.  It picked up the Audience Award at the Cork International Film Festival in November and has garnered numerous five-star reviews.  The film had its UK premiere at the highly regarded Glasgow Film Festival this week where received fantastic reactions from the festival audience.

Produced by Donna Eperon, Tristan Orpen Lynch and Aoife O’Sullivan for Subotica and Write Direction Films, the film was made with funding from the Irish Film Board.

Wildcard Distribution will be releasing Michael Inside in Irish cinemas on Friday 6th April 2018.