Rome's IRISH FILM FESTA is dedicated entirely to Irish cinema.
At 18.30 the programme continues with My Astonishing Self: Gabriel Byrne on George Bernard Shaw – introduced by Joanna Fallon, Università Roma Tre, followed by Q&A with the documentary's director Gerry Hoban.
At 20.30 guests can look forward to the IFF Shorts Awards – Winning Short Films. The announcement will be followed by the festival's closing film: No Party for Billy Burns (2016, P. Conaty) 86'. Director Padraig Conaty will attend.
The Irish Film Festa is based at Rome's Casa del Cinema, in the Via Veneto corner of Villa Borghese. For full details see Irish Film Festa website.