DARK LIES The Island, the new Irish film scripted by acclaimed novelist Kevin Barry, and directed by Ian Fitzgibbon, who directed Perriers Bounty, and episodes of Moone Boy, opens in The Eye tomorrow.
A comedy set in a small Irish town, it centres on brothers (Moe Dunford and Peter Coonan ) trying to crawl out from the shadow of their domineering father (Pat Shortt ), while his wife (Charlie Murphy ) is trapped in a whirlpool of sexual jealousy.
This is the fifth film for director Ian FitzGibbon, and is produced by Michael Garland (The Legend of Longwood, Death of a Superhero ) for Grand Pictures. It also stars Tommy Tiernan and Jana Mohieden. It is distributed by Break Out Pictures.