Corona Cork Film Festival 2012
Sunday 11th November 2012 | Sunday 18th November 2012
The 57th Corona Cork Film Festival will be held on 11th -18th November 2012.One of Ireland’s premier cultural events. This year the festival will screen over 300 Irish and International Feature Films, World Cinema, Documentaries and Short Films from all over the world.
This year's festival will open with the screening of The Great Flood, directed by Bill Morrison and inspired by the catastrophic Mississippi River Flood of 1927. The screening will be accompanied by a live performance on the Cork Opera House stage by the legendary jazz guitarist and composer Bill Frisell. Commissioned by Carnegie Hall, this is the only Irish date for this very special performance.
Directed by Oscar-winning writer Martin McDonagh, the acclaimed Seven Psychopaths, starring Colin Farrell will close the festival on November 18. The Corona Cork Film Festival is delighted to screen the Irish Premiere of the film.
Other highlights includes Reality - winning of the Grand Prix at Cannes Film Festival; The Oranges - a romantic comedy starring Hugh Laurie; Man in Black - the untold story of Johhny Cash; Les Invisibles - an insightful glimpse into the lives of older gay men and lesbians; and a number of Irish documentaries.