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JIMMY’S HALL

by Ken Loach

synopsis

In 1921 Jimmy Gralton's sin was to build a dance hall on a rural crossroads in Ireland where young people could come to learn, to argue, to dream... but above all to dance and have fun. Jimmy's Hall celebrates the spirit of these free thinkers.

international title: Jimmy’s Hall
original title: Jimmy’s Hall
country: United Kingdom, Ireland, France
sales agent: Wild Bunch
year: 2014
genre: fiction
directed by: Ken Loach
film run: 109'
release date: UK 30/05/2014, FR 02/07/2014, NL 14/08/2014, DE 14/08/2014, RO 6/03/2015
screenplay: Paul Laverty
cast: Barry Ward, Simone Kirby, Andrew Scott, Jim Norton, Brían F. O'Byrne
cinematography by: Robbie Ryan
film editing: Jonathan Morris
art director: Stephen Daly
costumes designer: Eimer Ni Mhaoldomhnaigh
producer: Rebecca O'Brien
production: Sixteen Films, Element Pictures, Why Not Productions, Wild Bunch Production, France 2 Cinéma
backing: British Film Institute (BFI), Film4, Irish Film Board
distributor: eOne Films, Le Pacte, Film Europe, Film Europe s.r.o., Independenta Film, Pandora Film Distribution
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