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Moon Dogs

Original title: Moon Dogs
German title: Moon Dogs
Ireland, Great Britain, 2016

Director: Philip, John
Production company: Ripple World Pictures
Age recommendation: 18 years and up
Length: 90 min.

Michael (19) lives with his step brother and music genius Thor (19) in Shetland, a small island far north of Scotland. Thrust together by their parents’ marriage they barely talk but when Thor ruins Michael’s chances of going to university with his girlfriend Suzy they embark on a chaotic road trip that will push their tenuous relationship to the brink. En route they encounter Caitlín (20) a wild, free spirit who dreams of being a singer. The boys fall in love with her as they adventure towards Glasgow.

Festival contact:
Up Helly AA (GB)

Edinburgh IFF 2016, Galway Film Fleadh 2016 (awarded), nominated für BAFTA award Scotland 2016, Giffoni 2017

World sales address/es:
Ripple (IE)