A Date For Mad Mary

First Feature Competition Irish director Darren Thornton’s debut feature is a deft crowd-pleaser. A sharp, funny script, great set of performances (including a truly first-rate lead) and a keenly sympathetic sensibility help make A Date for Mad Mary an undoubtable success. In some ways Ireland’s answer to Rachel Getting Married, A Date for Mad Mary…

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Christine

Dare Christine is a slick, impactful re-telling of a singular, shocking true-life story. On the morning of July 15th 1974, Christine Chubbuck, a reporter for a Sarasota news channel, committed suicide by shooting herself live on-air, while presenting a news report. She prefaced her act with a statement, reading that it was “in keeping with…

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