Archive for the ‘16X – December 2010 (cancelled)’ Category

There will be no New Volta for this month. Apologies to all.

Anyone who had submitted a film for December will have theirs shown in January, including any Christmas themed films, by way of compensation. Merry Christmas and we apologise for any inconvenience!


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Our December screening’s catalogue has begun. The first to be announced is:

Grace, Hope & Justice

Her name is Grace… but she wasn’t given any. A survivor of Ireland’s Magdalene Laundries looks back on her life and considers the possibility of hope and justice. This short film highlights how the Magdalene Laundries are hardly an issue of the past but a pressing present-day concern for recognition of these human rights atrocities which many Irish women still have to live with today.

Dir: Jonathan Victory
Starring: Margaret O’Sullivan

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