Craic Festival

The 16th annual Craic festival kicks off March 1st with the Kids Fleadh at the Irish Arts Center. The festival continues the following weekend with the best of the New Irish Cinema @ Tribeca Cinema with a spotlight on documentaries this year. 

Oscar Winner Terry George to host Double Feature night March 7

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The Craic Music series runs March 7-8 has an equally impressive lineup at Mercury Lounge. See the full schedule below:  

FILM @ Tribeca Cinema March 6-8 
54 Varick Street
After parties every night @ Tribeca Cinema 9-11 pm with an open bar of Tullamore Dew & Stella Artois

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FILM LINEUP:

MARCH 6 
Opening night gala at 7:30 pm

US premier of DANNY BOY
Directed by James Maycock
Starring Gabriel Byrne, Jim Sheridan & Malachy McCourt
Danny Boy was produced by Patricia Moore and Tyrone Productions for BBC and RTE

Danny Boy Trailer

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MARCH 7
Friday night gala at 7 pm – Double Feature Documentary

7pm
US Premier of 14 Days
Directed by Dermot Lavery
Executive Producer: Michael Hewitt
DoubleBand Films production for BBC Northern Ireland
14 Days
8pm
US Premier of Siege of 1922
Irish Civil War documentary
Directed by Andrew Gallimore



$20 includes film & after party open bar of Tullamore Dew & Stella Artois  

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Siege of 1922


MARCH 8 
Closing gala at 7pm

Premier of FDNY Triumph and Tragedy
Directed by Tim Geraghty
Special appearance at the screening by the FDNY Pipe & Drum band

 

$40 includes film and closing after party open bar of Tullamore Dew & Stella Artois

Get tickets for all three nights
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MUSIC LINEUP
At the Mercury Lounge
217 E Houston street

MARCH 7

Rubber Bandits
with opening act The Narrowbacks

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The narrowbacks

The Narrowbacks

 


MARCH 8

Belfast Rocks The Craic
Duke Special
with Rams Pocket Radio & Steafan Hanvey

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