Video: Gasyard Wall Féile presents new film 'A Christmas Presence'

Derry's leading arts festival, Gasyard Wall Féile, has produced a new film for Christmas, 'A Christmas Presence.'

Tuesday, 21st December 2021, 12:57 pm
Updated Tuesday, 21st December 2021, 12:58 pm
A still from 'A Christmas Presence' with, on left, George McGowan as 'Mick' and, on right, Kian Curran, as 'Sean.'
A still from 'A Christmas Presence' with, on left, George McGowan as 'Mick' and, on right, Kian Curran, as 'Sean.'

The short film follows a father whose gambling is spiralling out of control in the lead up to Christmas and stars Creggan teenager Kian Curran and local community workers including Old Library Trust's George McGowan

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The film has been well received by the public and emphasises the importance of family at Christmas.

The film, a Communities In Transition project funded by The Executive Office, is a collaboration between Féile, St Mary's Youth Club, Long Tower Youth Club, Old Library Trust, Bishop Street Youth Club, Creggan Neighbourhood Partnership and CRJ.