The Capital Irish Film Festival welcomes Director Eileen Walsh

Solas Nua is delighted to announce that Eileen Walsh will be on hand for the Capital Irish Film Festival. Ms. Walsh is an emerging film producer, director and multi-disciplinary artist as well as an award-winning broadcaster. She is the co-founder with David Dryden of Foxwall Films in Derry, Northern Ireland. “Together in Pieces”, which was commissioned by the Community Relations Council, is a 25-minute documentary about the changing landscape of Northern Ireland, seen through the prism of graffiti and murals, which have a long tradition there. It will show for the first time on the festival circuit as part of the “Double Feature” on Saturday night at 5:30 p.m. at  “Live at 10th and G” in Northwest. Ms. Walsh will do a Q and A after the screenings.  She is Chairperson of the Cultural Partnership Forum and Vice Chair of CCA (Centre for Contemporary Art) in Derry-Londonderry. She is also a  critic for the theatrical publication The Stage.