STORIES FROM HOME - Irish Film Festival Boston
Over the last thirty years, Irishman Gabriel Byrne has established himself as one of the leading actors of his generation. Leading critic David Thompson has said of his performance in Miller's Crossing This is one of the great performances in American cinema.
Stories from Home, is a poetic and lyrical portrait of a man who, through both his life and career, exists in a self-imposed exile. A film that manages to transcend the limitations of many such portraits, creating a truly cinematic work, the topics covered in the documentary are deeply personal, and demonstrate a palpable sense of trust between filmmaker and subject.
The documentary unfolds in a collage of photographs, home video, archive clips and interviews. All these elements, crafted in this wonderful portrait, seek understand the man who we see in a candid moment at the opening scene, struggling to connect with the familiar
RECEPTION AFTERWARDS AT ORLEANS PUB, DAVIS SQUARE.
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!
55 Davis Square
Somerville, MA 02144
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