Closing Ceremony: Frank (Limited Seatings)
Frank is a comedy about a young wannabe musician, Jon, who discovers he's bitten off more than he can chew when he joins a band of eccentric pop musicians led by the mysterious and enigmatic Frank and his terrifying sidekick, Clara. Frank’s uniqueness lies in the fact that he makes music purely for the joy of creating…and because he wears a giantfake head.
- 2014, 95MIN, Fiction
- DIRECTOR: Lenny Abrahamson
- CAMERA: James Mather
- SCRIPT: Jon Ronson, Peter Straughan
- ACTORS: Michael Fassbender, Domhnall Gleeson, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Scoot McNairy
Lenny Abrahamson was born in Dublin in 1966. He directed numerous commercials for television in Ireland, the UK and worldwide before taking the helm on his first feature film, Adam & Paul, a stylized downbeat comedy written by Mark O'Halloran and released in 2004. Adam and Paul won the Best First Feature award at the 2004 Galway Film Fleadh and the Grand Prix at the 2005 Sofia International Film Festival. His second feature film, Garage, another collaboration with writer Mark O' Halloran, won the awards for Best Film, Best Director, Best Script and Best Actor at the 2008 Irish Film and Television Awards (IFTAs). What Richard Did premiered at the 2012 Toronto IFF and presents a stark portrait of a privileged Dublin teen whose world unravels with one summer night.
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