Set on a remote island off the west coast of Ireland, The Banshees of Inisherin follows lifelong friends Padraic and Colm, who find themselves at an impasse when Colm unexpectedly puts an end to their friendship. A stunned Padraic, aided by his sister Siobhan and troubled young islander Dominic, endeavours to repair the relationship, refusing to take no for an answer. But Padraic’s repeated efforts only strengthen his former friend’s resolve and when Colm delivers a desperate ultimatum, events swiftly escalate, with shocking consequences.

Around the World in 14 Films 2022


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OT: The Banshees of Inisherin
Director: Martin McDonagh
Screenplay: Martin McDonagh
Country: Ireland, Great Britain, USA 2022
Production: Blueprint Pictures, Film 4 Productions, TSG Entertainment, Searchlight Pictures
Cast: Colin Farrell, Brendan Gleeson, Kerry Condon, Barry Keoghan
Length: 114 min.
Language: English OV / English subtitles
Distribution Germany: The Walt Disney Company Germany
Festivals: Venice, Toronto, Zurich, Helsinki, Vancouver, Busan, Athens, Hamptons, Rio de Janeiro etc.
Awards: Venice Best Actor Colin Farrell and Best Screenplay, Mill Valley