Pursuit(EUFF 2017)
  • Opening on 18-02-2017
  • 96 minutes
  • English (No Subtitle)

Pursuit is an adrenaline-fuelled crime thriller inspired by The Legend of Diarmuid and Gráinne. Starring Emmy Awards Outstanding Leading Actor, Brendan Gleeson, it is a tale of love, betrayal and revenge, and the desire for reinvention. To keep the peace and escape from assassination, Fionn, protector of Dublin’s criminal underworld, agrees to marry Gráinne, the King Pin’s only daughter. However Gráinne has other ideas, she wants a new life far away and desperate to escape this terrible marriage of convenience, she kidnaps Fionn’s trusted bodyguard Diarmuid at gunpoint. The pair soon finds themselves on the run from the entire underworld, Diarmuid now believed to be the ultimate traitor, who kidnapped Mr King’s biggest prize. The only way for the pair to survive is to work together. They make their escape to Spain finally. A new life and everlasting love seems possible until the past catches up with a vengeance.

Director Paul Mercier
Cast Ruth Bradley, Brendan Gleeson, Barry Ward, Owen Roe, Liam Cunningham, Don Wycherley, Dara Devaney, David Pearse