The Drummer and the Keeper
Special Guest at our Sat 27th Jan screening is Director Nick Kelly after screening Q&A with Brian Hand
Dir: Nick Kelly, Ireland, 2017, 92 mins, Cert: 15A
Starring: Dermot Murphy, Jacob McCarthy, Kelly and Peter Coonan
You find true friendship in the craziest of places! Gabriel is a chaotic young rock drummer desperate to hide his recent bipolar diagnosis from his increasingly exasperated bandmates. When forced to bond with Christopher, an institutionalised 17-year-old with Asperger’s Syndrome, it results in a very unlikely friendship!
-Galway Film Fleadh 2017
“An uplifting comedic story of an unlikely friendship between Gabriel, a rock ‘n’ roll party animal with bipolar disorder and an institutionalised goalkeeper who suffers from Aspergers Syndrome.”