PENTECOST
INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION 8
Director PETER MCDONALD
Country Ireland
Year 2010
Running Time 11'
Color/B&W Color
Genre Fiction
Premier Status Asian Premiere
Introduction
is a coming of age story of a young boy who learns how to rebel against his father and the community. Against his will, Damian Lynch is called in at the last moment to serve as an altar boy at an important mass in the local parish. He faces a choice: either conform to the status quo or serve an extended ban from his passion in life, football.
Director
PETER MCDONALD
He is better known as an actor. He has appeared in a number of Irish films over the years. <PENTECOST> is his directorial debut and had its premiere at the Corona Cork Film Festival where it picked up the award for Best Irish Short.