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In Loco Parentis

Mixed by Garret Farrell here at Screen Scene, observational documentary ‘In Loco Parentis tells the story of Headfort, Co. Meath, the last remaining boarding school for primary age children in Ireland. Following a year in the life of the staff and pupils, the film focuses particularly on two of the longest-serving staff members, John and Amanda Leyden.

Directed by David Rane and Neasa Ní Chianáin, the film recently screened at the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam, making it the only Irish title ever to be selected in the IDFA’s thirty-year history. The film has also been selected to screen at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival.

More details on ‘In Loco Parentiscan be found on the film’s official website HERE.