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CINEMA: Lean On Pete

Monday 18th June, 2018 - 20:00

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From acclaimed filmmaker Andrew Haigh comes a deeply moving story told through the unique prism of one boy’s connection to a very special racehorse.

15-year-old Charley (Charlie Plummer) arrives in Portland, Oregon, with his single father Ray (Travis Fimmel), both eager for a fresh start after a series of hard knocks. While Ray descends into personal turmoil, Charley finds camaraderie at a local racetrack where he lands a job caring for an ageing quarter horse named Lean On Pete. The horse’s gruff owner Del (Steve Buscemi) and his seasoned jockey Bonnie (Chloë Sevigny) help Charley fill the void of his father’s absence — until he discovers that Pete is bound for slaughter, prompting him to take extreme measures to spare his new friend’s life.

Details

Date:
Monday 18th June, 2018
Time:
20:00
Cost:
€6/€9
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Address

Riverbank Arts Centre
Main Street
Newbridge, Ireland
Phone:
045 448327
Website:
www.riverbank.ie

Venue

Riverbank Arts Centre Cinema
Phone:
045448327
Email:
boxoffice@riverbank.ie
Website:
www.riverbank.ie/cinema