Washington, DC

Emerald City Film Screening

NYU Washington, DC
1307 L St. NW
Washington, D.C. 20005

Join NYU Washington, DC and Solas Nua for a screening of Emerald City, a film that explores the lives of immigrant Irish construction workers in New York City. The film will be followed by a Q&A session via Skype with Director Colin Broderick.

Emerald City is a movie about a hard living crew of Irish construction workers in New York City. They are men in their late thirties/early forties who left Ireland in an era of closeted oppression and sectarian violence. They have spent their adult lives self-medicating against a past that continues to haunt them. 

The men are hard working, hard partying, likable rogues who are faced with the wreckage of a life spent dodging adult responsibility.
93 min., Ireland, 2016

To learn more about Emerald City, visit http://www.prweb.com/releases/2016/11/prweb13882396.htm

NYU’s Eventbrite page is listed at http://www.nyu.edu/washington-dc/nyu-washington–dc-events/solas-nua/emerald-city-film-screening.html

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