IN THIS SECTION
Location: Pillar Room, Rotunda Hospital
Date: 7.00 pm Sat 14 March 2015
To Book: Free ticketed event.
Please Book Your Ticket Here.
This year author Roddy Doyle’s Barrytown Trilogy (The Commitments, The Snapper, The Van) is the Dublin City Libraries’ Dublin: One City One Book choice. Each book follows a different strand in the life of the unforgettable Rabbitte family, encapsulating 80s and 90s Dublin and the trials and tribulations of the fictional clan.
Print Source: IFI Irish Film Archive
In celebration, a special screening of ‘The Snapper’ will take place in The Rotunda Hospital, which featured as a location in the film. Colm Meaney, acclaimed Irish actor, who plays the character of Dessie Rabbitte, will be interviewed by RTÉ’s John Kelly.