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Irish Film Festivals In Fairfield, Hamden, Glastonbury

Irish Film Festivals In Fairfield, Hamden, Glastonbury

Irish eyes are smiling on Connecticut this week. Three separate Irish film events — two festivals and an individual screening — are being held around the state.

Fairfield

The Irish Studies Program at Fairfield University presents its ninth annual "The Irish in Film," a five-movie free program starting on Wednesday, Sept. 28. The films will be shown in the Multimedia Room of the University's DiMenna-Nyselius Library, on Wednesdays at 7 p.m. Members of the Irish Studies faculty will do Q&As after.

The series begins with "Pilgrim Hill," a 2012 drama about a bachelor farmer caring for his ill father. Adjunct professor John...

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