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FLOAT LIKE A BUTTERFLY

by Carmel Winters

synopsis

Irish Traveller Frances has to fight for the right to pursue her passion…boxing. She is determined to make her idol Muhammad Ali proud, as well as her father who has recently been released from prison. But when she wants to show him just how tough she is, she soon comes to realise he’s got other plans for her. 

international title: Float Like a Butterfly
original title: Float Like a Butterfly
country: Ireland
sales agent: WestEnd Films
year: 2018
genre: fiction
directed by: Carmel Winters
film run: 101'
screenplay: Carmel Winters
cast: Hazel Doupe, Dara Devaney, Johnny Collins, Hilda Fay, Lalor Roddy, Aidan O'Hare, Jamie Kierans
cinematography by: Michael Lavelle
film editing: Julian Ulrichs
art director: Toma McCullim
music: Stephen Warbeck
producer: Martina Niland, David Collins
co-producer: Cathleen Dore
executive producer: Lesley Mckimm
production: Samson Films, Port Pictures
backing: Irish Film Board (IE)
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