PRLog - April 18, 2014 - NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. -- On Sunday, April 27th, 2014 the 15th annual Newport Beach Film Festival will present its Irish Spotlight, an evening celebration of Celtic cinema and culture. The event will feature the Regional Premiere of the highly anticipated Irish film, Life's a Breeze, followed by a festive post screening reception.
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This insightful comedy follows a family struggling to stay afloat and stay together through challenging times in Dublin. Unemployed slacker Colm (Pat Shortt), his aging mother Nan (Fionnula Flanagan) and his niece Emma (Kelly Thornton) must overcome their many differences to lead their family in a race against time to find a lost fortune.
“The Festival continues a proud tradition of presenting the very best in Irish Cinema.We are honored to host the Regional Premiere of Life's a Breeze. Director/Writer Lance Daly has crafted a tender, comedic story that plays to the talents of a wonderful cast.” stated Gregg Schwenk, CEO of the Newport Beach Film Festival. “Fionnula Flanagan, Pat Shortt and Kelly Thornton are outstanding”
The Spotlight film, Life's a Breeze, will screen on Sunday, April 27th, 2014 – 5:30pm at the Edwards Big Newport (300 Newport Center Drive in Newport Beach, CA 92660). The post-screening celebration will take place next door at Muldoon’s Irish Pub located at 202 Newport Center Drive Newport Beach, CA 92660.
The post-event will feature music and hosted hors d'oeuvres. The Newport Beach Film Festival Irish Spotlight is supported by Irish Pride, The Irish Herald, Consul General of Ireland Finbar Hill, Irish Arts and Entertainment, Irish Fair Foundation, Irish Film and Television Academy, Galway Film Fleadh, Irish American Magazine and Muldoon’s Irish Pub.
Admission to the Irish Spotlight film and the post-screening party is $25.00.
For ticket information and updates visit www.NewportBeachFilmFest.com