Gripping drama about friendship and survival set in 1980 Armagh. Wild child criminal, Aine (Cathleen Bradley), is put in the same prison cell as Eileen, a high-ranking Republican prisoner. Eileen helps save Aine's sanity and in a dramatic turn of events, Aine helps save Eileen's life.
Highly acclaimed, powerful, provocative, and hugely moving Irish Prison Drama, directed with great humanity and dignity by Maeve Murphy.
Set in Armagh's Womens Prison in 1980, at the beginning of the Dirty Protest and Hunger Strikes, it's the story of Aine (Cathleen Bradley), a wild child criminal who is thrown into the same cell as the highest-ranking Republican prisoner, Eileen (a superb performance from Orla Brady - The Luzhin Defence, A Love Divided; Tv's - Mistresses; The Deep). As they slowly bond, Eileen helps to save Aine's sanity which is the start of a friendship that will change both their lives forever.