By IFTA & John Ford Ireland Film Symposium
IN CONVERSATION WITH…. DIRECTOR STEPHEN FREARS
Acclaimed Director Stephen Frears (High Fidelity, The Queen, Dirty Pretty Things) will be the focus of an In Conversation With…Event as part of the John Ford Ireland Film Symposium. Stephen Frears rich and varied career has won plaudits for television dramas such as Fail Safe and The Deal and Academy Award nominations for films as diverse as neo-noir The Grifters and biopic The Queen.
This is a unique opportunity to hear Frears discuss his work and provide insights on filmmaking. He will also discuss his entry to the Western canon, The Hi-Lo Country, as well his important contributions to Irish cinema The Van and The Snapper.