Film Club | Papi Chulo

  • 10th Dec
  • 20:00
  • €8
  • Droichead Arts Centre,

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Tuesday 10th December

Dir: John Butler | 99 mins | Ireland | 2019 | 15A

Sean, a successful weatherman, has an on-air meltdown and is forced to take time off to rest. Struggling to fill his days, he embarks on some disastrous DIY in an attempt to put things behind him. This ultimately requires him to hire Ernesto, a middle-aged Latino migrant, to paint the deck of his house and an unlikely friendship develops. 

Papi Chulo sneaks up on you and seals the deal: It’s not going where you might expect, or even want, it to go, but you will believe it when it gets there.’’ - Joe Leydon, Variety

At once friendly and cautionary, offering wisdom and wit in one sun-dappled swoop.” - Philip Bagnall,

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