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GLASSLAND

by Gerard Barrett

synopsis

In a desperate bid to save his mother from a crippling alcohol addiction and reunite his broken family, John, a young taxi driver on the fringes of the criminal underworld is forced to take a job which will see him pushed further into Dublin’s dark underbelly. But will he be prepared to act when the time comes, knowing that whatever he decides to do, his and his family’s lives will be changed forever?

original title: Glassland
country: Ireland
year: 2014
genre: fiction
directed by: Gerard Barrett
screenplay: Gerard Barrett
cast: Jack Reynor, Michael Smiley, Toni Collette, Will Poulter
cinematography by: Piers McGrail
film editing: Nathan Nugent
art director: Patricia Douglas
costumes designer: Leonie Prendergast
producer: Juliette Bonass, Ed Guiney
production: Element Pictures
backing: Irish Film Board
distributor: Element Pictures