The Days of Trees

Face the Dark, Find the Dawn

Sat¬≠ur¬≠day 20 April ‚Äď IFTA awards 2024.
WIN¬≠NER ‚Äď George Mor¬≠ri¬≠son Fea¬≠ture Doc¬≠u¬≠men¬≠tary cat¬≠e¬≠gory.


‚Äėpoetic and rigorous‚Äô
Irish Inde­pen­dent

‚Äėa remark¬≠able documentary‚Äô
RT√Č Arena
Irish Exam­iner
‚ÄėAll of Ire¬≠land should watch it. The world should watch it. Every viewer would be more human for it.‚Äô
‚ÄĒ Richard Kear¬≠ney, philoso¬≠pher & writer
‚Äėpow¬≠er¬≠ful, strong, inspiring‚Äô
‚ÄĒ Tommy Tier¬≠nan

In cin¬≠e¬≠mas April ‚Äď May 2024

IFI Dublin ·
Pálás Gal­way ·
EYE Gal­way ·
Triskel Cork
& selected cinemas

Book Tick­ets:

IFI, Dublin: from Fri 12 April

Pálás, Gal­way: from Fri 19 April

EYE, Gal­way: from Sat 20 April

Triskel, Cork: from Sun 5 May

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April Diary
IFTA Award
Alan Gilsenan and Tom√°s Hardiman
Direc­tor Alan Gilse­nan and pro­ducer Tomás Hardi­man, pic­tured at the IFTAs with the award for the George Mor­ri­son Fea­ture Doc­u­men­tary 2024 for their film The Days of Trees.

Sat¬≠ur¬≠day 20 April ‚Äď IFTA awards 2024. WIN¬≠NER ‚Äď George Mor¬≠ri¬≠son Fea¬≠ture Doc¬≠u¬≠men¬≠tary category.

Fri¬≠day 19 April ‚Äď Opens at P√°l√°s, Gal¬≠way. A Q&A with Tom√°s Hardi¬≠man and Alan Gilse¬≠nan, mod¬≠er¬≠ated by Ruair√≠ McK¬≠ier¬≠nan fol¬≠lows the screen¬≠ing on Fri¬≠day 19

Sun¬≠day 14 April ‚Äď A Q&A with Alan Gilse¬≠nan and Tom√°s Hardi¬≠man, hosted by Bren¬≠dan O‚ÄôConnor (RT√Č) fol¬≠lows the 17:40 screen¬≠ing at the IFI

Sat¬≠ur¬≠day 13 April, 11am ‚Äď Tom√°s Hardi¬≠man and Alan Gilse¬≠nan talk about The Days of Trees with Bren¬≠dan O‚ÄôConnor on his RT√Č Radio 1 show (33mins approx). Lis¬≠ten back on RTE‚Äč.ie or lis¬≠ten on Apple Podcasts

Fri¬≠day 12 April ‚Äď opens at the IFI

poster image for The Days of Trees screenings in Ireland, April ‚Äď May 2024

Wed 17 April

Alan Gilse­nan talks about The Days of Trees with Gemma Creagh on the Film Ire­land pod­cast 47mins approx

Sat 13 April

Tom√°s Hardi¬≠man and Alan Gilse¬≠nan talk about The Days of Trees with Bren¬≠dan O‚ÄôConnor on his RT√Č Radio 1 show. Lis¬≠ten on RTE‚Äč.ie 33mins approx

Fri 12 April

Irish Exam­iner 4 star review

Alan Gilse¬≠nan on The Days of Trees ‚Äď Paul Whit¬≠ing¬≠ton writes in The Irish Inde¬≠pen¬≠dent

Thur 11 April 2024

RT√Č Arena 4.5 star review (review starts at 23:52)

Sat 18 Novem­ber 2023

The story behind the mak­ing of the film in The Irish Times

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Parzi¬≠val presents an Alan Gilse¬≠nan film ‚ÄėTHE DAYS OF TREES‚Äô with Tom√°s Hardi¬≠man Edi¬≠tor Bjorn Mac Giolla Cin¬≠e¬≠matog¬≠ra¬≠phy Alan Gilse¬≠nan
Orig¬≠i¬≠nal Music Rory White Sound Recordist John Bren¬≠nan Sound Design and Mix Rob Flynn Graphic Design John Foley Assis¬≠tant Pro¬≠ducer Zo√ę Daly
Directed by Alan Gilse­nan Pro­duced by Tomás Hardi­man a Parzi­val pro­duc­tion with the par­tic­i­pa­tion of The Broad­cast­ing Author­ity Of Ire­land and DCTV

The Days of Trees com­pletes a loose tril­ogy of films which also includes Meet­ings with Ivor and The Meet­ing

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