Detainment

Two ten year-old boys are detained by police under suspicion of abducting and murdering a toddler. A true story based on interview transcripts and records from the James Bulger case which shocked the world in 1993 and continue to incite public outrage across the UK today.


Director Bio

Vincent Lambe is an Oscar nominated director and producer from Ireland. He is a graduate of the National Film School of Ireland and has worked with a wide range of companies and broadcasters. He is a double winner of the Cannes Young Director Award, where his latest film DETAINMENT received a standing ovation, and he has won awards at several international film festivals including the Odense International Film Festival, the Krakow Film Festival, the Woods Hole International Film Festival and a Rising Star Award from Irish Screen America.

Info

  • Directed by:Vincent Lambe
  • Written by:Vincent Lambe
  • Produced by:Darren Mahon & Robert Dwyer-Joyce
  • Runtime:24 mins
  • Completion Date:May 28, 2018
  • Country of Origin:Ireland
  • Country of Filming:Ireland, United Kingdom
  • Category:Irish Live-Action
  • Selection:In Competition - Programme 22
  • Screening Time / Venue:
    Fri 16th - Cooney's Hotel - 6-7pm
    / Sun 18th - The Library - 1:30-2:30pm
  • Links: Website

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