NSU Professor David Kilroy will lead the discussion for the film Song of Granite tonight. We'll also have a special pre-recorded interview with the Director, Patrick Collins. Don’t miss!
This year the annual NSU Irish Film Festival will be held virtually. You can view the movies at your own pace and then join us on Zoom for Talkback sessions on each film.
Synopsis: Born in a remote village on Ireland's west coast, Joe Heaney conquered the shyness of his youth to become one of his country's most revered traditional vocalists, as chronicled in this lyrical biopic.
Official selection at the SXSW Film Festival. Nominated for Best Film at the Irish Film and Television Awards.
To view the film before the discussion please go to the Kanopy collection here: https://www.broward.org/Library/EMedia/Pages/default.aspx
You will need to login with your Broward County Library card number and once in you'll create an account within Kanopy to view the films.
To get the Broward Library card click here: https://www.broward.org/Library/Services/Pages/LibraryCard.aspx
Sponsors: Alvin Sherman Library, NSU Center for the Humanities, South Florida Irish Studies Consortium
Please register. This session and the subsequent one will be held through Zoom. You will receive a reminder link to the session one day before it begins.