99 Homes Film@BirrTheatre
99 Homes is a searing, impeccably acted indictment of capitalism, especially as it functions in present-day American real estate. The film focuses on Florida construction worker Dennis Nash (Andrew Garfield), who has fallen irretrievably behind on his mortgage payments due to
Birr Theatre & Arts Centre
3rd May 2016 at 8:00 pm
lack of work. Desperate to keep the home he shares with his mother and son, his last-ditch attempt with the court system fails, and the family is tossed out by a fast-talking bank representative named Rick Carver (Michael Shannon) and a cadre of cops and hirelings. In a surprising turn of events, Nash soon finds himself accepting a job as one of Carver’s flunkies and thus enters a morass of moral ambiguity.Dir: Ramin Bahrani USA - 2014 - 110 mins - Cert: 15A Starring: Michael Shannon, Andrew Garfield, Laura Dern
Cost: €5 (Friends: €3)
Contact: (057) 9122911
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