Project Arts Centre presents

Film

ILLEGAL LOVE

Dates: 31 Jul - 31 Jul

Show Time: 2pm

Tickets: €€10

Film
Screen Cinema

By Gaze International Dublin LGBT Film Festival

ILLEGAL LOVE

This super-slick film goes places that no other exploration of the hugely controversial Proposition 8 vote in California has managed yet to go, possibly because its director, Julie Gali is like a dog with a bone when it comes to getting the view from both sides of the gay marriage fight. Gali’s original intention was to film Barack Obama’s historic November 4, 2008 Presidential election win, but she quickly got sidetracked by passions flaring in California on the same day, when for the first time in history a civil right (for same-sex couples to marry) was actually taken away after it had been granted in the US.

The director spent the following year talking to every side of the Prop 8 campaign, from grass-roots gay activists to church members who shelled out millions to keep marriage heterosexual. Smart, visually hip, and totally engaging, Illegal Love, parallels the on-going fight for same-sex marriage in Ireland, but be warned – it inspires heated reactions!

French & English (with subtitles).

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Tickets for events at Screen Cinema will be available to collect from Project Arts Centre Box Office up until 6.00pm the day before the event or on the day from Screen Cinema.

Performance Dates, Tickets and Information

31 JUL 2011~ Tickets

€10/08 (conc)

90 Minutes

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French & English (with subtitles).

Tickets for events at Screen Cinema will be available to collect from Project Arts Centre Box Office up until 6.00pm the day before the event or on the day from Screen Cinema.

*Concession tickets are available, with valid identification, to Students, Senior Citizens, Equity Members and the Unwaged.

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Seating

Our seating is unreserved so you will choose your seat on the night of the performance. We advise you to arrive at least 10 minutes before the start time as we are unable to seat patrons once a performance has begun.

Before the show, why not…?

…have a look around our gallery. During exhibitions our gallery is open Mon-Sat from 11AM until the performance begins…. …or catch up with your friends by having a drink in our bar. We offer a full bar service so if you just can’t wait to talk about the show join us afterwards for another.

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Present your Project Art Centre ticket (evening performances only) at the Fleet Street Car Park and you will qualify for a special fixed price of just €5. Ask at box office for more information.

Hungry?

Want to grab a bite to eat before the show? Why not pop down to Milano Restaurant in Temple Bar and pick their pre-theatre menu – Pizza, Pasta or Salad plus and a glass of wine – for just €12.50. Available from 5pm -7pm, just show your tickets or email booking confirmation to avail of this offer.

And if you’re in a rush remember that Milano also delivers to Project Arts Centre. Choose from a range of delicious made to order pizzas delivered to you in our bar. No queues and no need to even leave the building. Ask a member of our bar staff for more information.

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FRANCE | 2010 | 90:00 | Documentary | Director: Julie Gali

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