Sunday, March 13, 2016 | 6:00 PM
Closing the festival brings festivities stateside with The Mayor of Boston, My Son, a documentary about Boston’s own Mayor Marty Walsh, followed by the film Klondike, a unique Irish language western tale featuring Walsh’s own Connemara home town of Ros Muc, Ireland.
The Mayor of Boston, My Son
Sunday, March 13, 2016
6:00 PM- Somerville Theatre 5
2015/Ireland | USA (25 min)
Director: Mikey Ó Flatharta
Martin J. Walsh took his seat as the 54th mayor of Boston in January 2014. Narrated by his mother, Mary Walsh, this is the inspirational story of the hardships overcome and the familiar reoccurring immigrant story, that drove Martin J. Walsh to take on the biggest battle of his political career and succeed.
2015/Ireland (113 min)
Director: Dathaí Keane
When the 3 Connolly brothers make their way from the silver mines of Montana to the goldfields of the Klondike they hadn't reckoned on having to deal with bigwig Jacob Hopkins and his schemes.