David Caffrey official guest of 5th Belgrade Irish Festival

The 5th Belgrade Irish Festival, that will take place from 6th to 22nd March, will showcase an excellent selection of feature and documentary films. The director of the popular series “Peaky Blinders”, David Caffrey will be the official guest of the Festival.

Caffrey’s film “Grand Theft Parsons” will be screened during the Irish Film Week at the Festival. The film is dedicated to the legendary musician Gram Parsons. After the screening on 15th March, the audience will be able to talk to the director in the Yugoslav Film Archive (11, Kosovska Street, Belgrade) at 7:30 pm.

At 2 pm on 16th March, also in the building of the Yugoslav Film Archive, the audience will have another opportunity to meet and talk with David Caffrey. He will discuss his hit series “Peaky Blinders” (he is now directing the fourth season), and also his award-winning series “Love / Hate”. The Radio and Television of Serbia (RTS) has been broadcasting Peaky Blinders with great success.

From 15th to 21st March, the audiences will be also able to see Lenny Abrahamson’s film “Frank” about an eccentric musician who constantly wears a mask, Julien Temple’s documentary “Joe Strummer: The Future is Unwritten” about the singer of the legendary band The Clash, a documentary about the best Irish guitar player and blues singer, Rory Gallagher called “Ghost Blues – the Story about Rory Gallagher”, and a documentary film about an Irish man who runs a successful publishing company from an abandoned house in London called “Setanta: A State of Independence”.

John Huston’s last film “The Dead”, based on the novel by James Joyce, will be a real treat for the visitors of the Belgrade Irish Festival. Also, a Serbian documentary called “Kalenic – The Last Days of the City Market”, about one of the iconic outdoor markets in Belgrade, will be showcased at the Festival.

 (Blic, 28.02.2017)



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