Project Arts Centre presents

Film

ROMEOS

Dates: 28 Jul - 28 Jul

Show Time: 8:30pm

Tickets: €25

Film
Screen Cinema

By Gaze International Dublin LGBT Film Festival

ROMEOS & HOLD ON TIGHT

We are thrilled to present as our Opening Gala Film, Romeos’ not only a brilliant and hugely entertaining story, but also a film of great courage alongside Hold On Tight

Lukas has just turned 20 and he’s ready to get out and find some action. Launching himself into a new life in the big city he suddenly finds himself with a new circle of friends, among them the trashy and totally hot, Fabio, who exudes masculinity through every pore and embodies the kind of self-confidence that Lukas lacks.

The two begin to get closer, but Lukas has a huge secret that he has yet to share with Fabio – he was born a girl. Only his best girlfriend, Ine, knows what’s really going on and she’s starting to get tired of Lukas being such a lad.

Romeos touches a nerve in all of us. A sexy, crowd-pleasing drama that’s both comedic and serious at the same time, packed with fantastic characters and performances, it’s an incredibly well-made and inspiring film about how we’re all living double lives to one degree or another.

The winning entry, Hold on Tight from director Anna Rodgers and producer ZlataFilipovic will have its world premiere as part of our Opening Night Gala at The Screen Cinema on Thursday, July 28 at 8:30pm.

The film is a gorgeous, intimate documentary about displays of affection between same- sex couples. Holding hands or kissing in public isn’t for everyone. When it comes to same-sex relationships, showing your love outside of the home is sometimes a complicated personal choice. Yet, for most people, being affectionate beyond the hall door isn’t intended as a political statement – it’s an expression of love. Beautifully shot by award wining cinematographer Kate McCullough, the film transports us from a private world outside into the streets, bars, trains and parks in which Irish lesbian and gay couples live their daily lives.

German with English subtitles.

Join us before the screening at 6.30pm for a special cocktail reception at Lafayette on D’Olier Street (just around the corner from The Screen Cinema), and afterwards at the Festival Club upstairs at The Project Arts Centre.

PLEASE NOTE THAT ONLINE & TELEPHONE BOOKINGS FOR ALL EVENTS AT SCREEN ARE THROUGH PROJECT ARTS CENTRE. TELEPHONE BOOKINGS WILL CEASE AT 8PM THE DAY BEFORE THE EVENT AND ONLINE BOOKINGS AT MIDNIGHT. AFTER THIS TIME TICKETS CAN ONLY BE PURCHASED ON THE DOOR AT SCREEN.

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

28 JUL 2011~ Tickets

€25

94 Minutes

German with English 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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BOOKING: (+353 1) 881 9613

Groups

Group discounts available in advance only, ask to speak to Melanie or email melanie@projectartscentre.ie (Mon-Fri during office hours)

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.

Parking Offer

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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GERMANY | 2011 | 94:00 | Director: Sabine Bernardi

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