A Date For Mad Mary
A Date For Mad Mary
Play Trailer


A Date For Mad MaryPlay Trailer

A Date For Mad Mary

Unclassified 18+ | 82 mins | Ireland | 2016 | Darren Thornton
Tue 21 Mar 8:15 PM

ACMI Cinema 2
Assisted ListeningWheelchair Access

As funny, flawed and foulmouthed as its irresistible central character, "A Date for Mad Mary" makes an absolute show of itself, and it is wonderful’ – Variety

Melbourne premiere

Seána Kerslake gives the performance of the festival (possibly the performance of the year) as 'Mad' Mary McArdle, a young woman trying to slot back into her Irish backwater existence after being released from prison. She’s walked straight back into maid-of-honour duties at her best friend’s wedding and she’s scrounging for a date so she can prove she’s not the total lost cause everyone thinks she is. Stocked with talent and shot through with wry observational heart, A Date for Mad Mary is a well worth cancelling your plans for.

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