Irish Spotlight- The Drummer and the Keeper
After a series of self-destructive incidents, a rock drummer is diagnosed with bipolar disorder and begins occupational therapy. As part of his therapy, he takes up soccer where he encounters a teen with Asperger’s syndrome. While the two don’t get along at first, they eventually develop an unlikely friendship as they help each other cope with not only their conditions but the world around them.
This film screens with the short film Ancient Lights:
A trespasser is persecuted by uncanny supernatural forces in a Fairy wood. Based on the short story Ancients Lights by Algernon Blackwood.
Film Only Ticket: $25
IRISH SHOWCASE CELEBRATION
Please join us for the Newport Beach Film Festival’s Irish Showcase Celebration, presented by Guinness honoring the best in Irish Filmmaking. Hosted by the Daily Pilot, featuring top entertainment and hors d’oeuvres prepared by Muldoon’s Irish Pub. No host bar.
POST PARTY DETAILS:
Start Time: 8:00pm
Location: Muldoon’s Irish Pub
545 Newport Center Drive
Newport Beach, CA 92660