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Closing Night Gala:
The Other Lamb

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  • Tickets: €20 (includes complimentary post-screening drink in The Cellar Theatre)
  • Date: Sun, 17th Nov 2019
  • Time: 18:00 - 19:37
  • Duration: 97 mins
  • Venue: The Everyman Theatre
  • Director: Małgorzata Szumowska
  • Country: Belgium, Ireland, USA
  • Language(s): English
  • Year: 2019

Hidden away from civilisation, an all-female cult serves its spiritual leader, a man known as Shepherd (Michiel Huisman). Selah (Raffey Cassidy) has grown into a teenager as part of this self-sufficient community, but as she approaches adulthood, pervasive doubts about her faith inspire dark, bloody visions. As the Shepherd leads his flock on a journey to find a new paradisal retreat, Selah is shocked to learn what her role in the group is to become. Written by fantasy author Catherine S McMullen, Małgorzata Szumowska’s (Body, CFF 2015; Mug, CFF 2018) unsettling English-language debut is a haunting, visionary drama and a timely rage against patriarchy. MH
Ticket includes a complimentary drink in the Festival Club, The Cellar Theatre in the Mardyke Entertainment Complex, Sheares Street.


The Everyman Theatre
15 MacCurtain Street, Victorian Quarter
Cork City, Cork T23 E094 Ireland
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