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Song of Granite (2017)

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Acclaimed filmmaker Pat Collins brings the dramatic life story of legendary seannós singer Joe Heaney to the screen in THE SONG IN GRANITE, an audacious exploration of the man and his music... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Michael O'Chonfhlaola Michael O'Chonfhlaola ... Joe Heaney (in his 40s)
Macdara Ó Fátharta Macdara Ó Fátharta ... Joe Heaney (in his 60s)
Jaren Cerf Jaren Cerf ... Rosie
Pól Ó Ceannabháin Pól Ó Ceannabháin
Kate Nic Chonaonaigh Kate Nic Chonaonaigh ... Maire
Peadar Cox Peadar Cox ... Darach
Griogair Labhruidh Griogair Labhruidh ... Griogair
Lisa O'Neill Lisa O'Neill ... Pub Singer
Damien Dempsey Damien Dempsey ... Pub Singer
Colm Seoighe Colm Seoighe ... Joe - Child
Mairéad Conneely Mairéad Conneely
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Marcelo Arroyo ... Mario
Zach Fraser Zach Fraser ... James
Chelsea Goldwater Chelsea Goldwater ... Catherine
Alain Goulem ... Alan Lomax
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Acclaimed filmmaker Pat Collins brings the dramatic life story of legendary seannós singer Joe Heaney to the screen in THE SONG IN GRANITE, an audacious exploration of the man and his music. With an approach that marries traditional narrative episodes with documentary footage, the film will celebrate the music Joe Heaney created while painting an unflinching portrait of Heaney, the man.

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Biography | Drama

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Ireland | Canada

Language:

Irish | English

Release Date:

15 November 2017 (USA) See more »

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Budget:

€1,300,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$16,182, 25 January 2018
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Ireland's submission to the Foreign Language Film Award of the 90th Annual Academy Awards. See more »

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Boring...
7 August 2018 | by puklaw-621-430070See all my reviews

I read quite a few of the reviews and they all praised the movie but it was not for m e. I thought it was long and drawn out. I didn't like the music and I could not wait till the movie was over.


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