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The Banshees of Inisherin
November 18, 2022 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm PST
MODERATED BY JON BURLINGAME (Variety)
Friday, November 18, 7:00PM PT
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Set on a remote island off the west coast of Ireland, The Banshees of Inisherin follows lifelong friends Pádraic (Colin Farrell) and Colm (Brendan Gleeson), who find themselves at an impasse when Colm unexpectedly puts an end to their friendship. A stunned Pádraic, aided by his sister Siobhán (Kerry Condon) and troubled young islander Dominic (Barry Keoghan), endeavors to repair the relationship, refusing to take no for an answer. But Pádraic’s repeated efforts only strengthen his former friend’s resolve and when Colm delivers a desperate ultimatum, events swiftly escalate, with shocking consequences. R | 114mins
Carter Burwell has composed the music for a long list of film, TV, and theatre productions, including Blood Simple, Raising Arizona, Miller’s Crossing, Barton Fink, The Hudsucker Proxy, Rob Roy, Fargo, The Spanish Prisoner, Gods and Monsters, Velvet Goldmine, Three Kings, Being John Malkovich, O Brother, Where Art Thou? (BAFTA Nominee for Film Music), Before Night Falls, A Knight’s Tale, The Rookie, Adaptation, No Country for Old Men, In Bruges, Burn After Reading, Twilight, Where the Wild Things Are (Golden Globe Nominee for Best Original Score), A Serious Man, The Blind Side, Seven Psychopaths, The Kids Are All Right, True Grit, Twilight: Breaking Dawn – Part 1 & 2, Legend, Anomalisa, Hail, Caesar!, The Founder, Wonderstruck, The Ballad of Buster Scruggs, Missing Link, The Good Liar, The Morning Show, Space Force, Anomalisa, Velvet Goldmine, Mildred Pierce, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (for which he received an Oscar and Golden Globe Award nomination), and Carol (his first Oscar nomination for Best Original Score). He most recently wrote the music for The Tragedy of Macbeth adapted and directed by Joel Coen and starring Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand, Catherine Called Birdy written and directed by Lena Dunham, and The Banshees of Inisherin written and directed by Martin McDonagh.
Burwell has taught and lectured at The Sundance Institute, New York University, Columbia University, and Harvard University.
He was honored as an SCL Ambassador in December 2012, in New York.
*** SCREENING + Q&A INFORMATION ***
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