« BackPremiere of The Lobster sees the launch of the Kerry Film Festival

The premiere of the film The Lobster takes place in Killarney this evening.
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It also marks the launch of the 16th annual Kerry Film Festival.

The film which stars Colin Farrell and Rachel Weiss was filmed in Sneem and Parknasilla Hotel last year and featured many locals as extras.

The Lobster which has been tipped for Oscar glory has already won the Jury Award at the Cannes Film Festival.

The Kerry Film Festival which begins October 21st is an internationally recognised festival presenting outstanding short and feature films.

It also celebrates emerging filmmaking talent, introduces filmmakers to the industry at large, and creates new film experiences for audiences.