That They May Face The Rising Sun (15)

10th June 2024 8:00pm (Doors open at 7:00 pm)

Kirkgate Centre

Category: Film

That They May Face the Rising Sun is an adaptation of the final novel from John McGahern, one of Ireland's greatest novelists. Joe and Kate Ruttledge have returned from London to live and work among a small, rural, lakeside community in Ireland near to where Joe grew up. Now deeply embedded in the life around the lake, the drama of a year in their lives and those of the memorable characters that move about them unfolds through the rituals of work, play and the passing seasons as this enclosed world becomes an everywhere.

Starring: Barry Ward; Anna Bederke; Ruth McCabe;

Directed by Pat Collins

107 minutes