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The Runway

Directed by Ian Power
Ireland, Luxembourg, 2010


When a Columbian pilot is forced to crash-land his plane in rural Ireland, the local citizens — led by 9-year-old Paco, the only (halting) Spanish speaker among them — build a runway so that he can get his bird aloft again in this family drama.

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The Runway Directed by Ian Power

Awards & Festivals

Irish Film and Television Awards

2011 | 2 wins including: Best Cinematography

2011 | 3 nominations including: Best Film Director

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