Pigs


1h 18m 1984

Brief Synopsis

In a ramshackle Regency-mansion squat in Dublin, a coven of marginalized souls -- a drug dealer, a black pimp, a prostitute, a paranoid schizophrenic, and a middle-aged ex-businessman still hankering after respectibility -- creates a transient community soon done in by enmity and violence.

Film Details

Release Date
1984
Production Company
Irish Film Board; Samson Films

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 18m

Synopsis

In a ramshackle Regency-mansion squat in Dublin, a coven of marginalized souls -- a drug dealer, a black pimp, a prostitute, a paranoid schizophrenic, and a middle-aged ex-businessman still hankering after respectibility -- creates a transient community soon done in by enmity and violence.

Film Details

Release Date
1984
Production Company
Irish Film Board; Samson Films

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 18m

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Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 1994

Released in United States July 1984

Released in United States Winter January 1, 1984

Released in United States 1994 (Shown in New York City (Walter Reade) as part of program "In the Name of the Nation: Celebrating Irish Filmmaking 1910-94" June 10 - July 7, 1994.)

Released in United States Winter January 1, 1984

Released in United States July 1984 (Shown at FILMEX: Los Angeles International Film Exposition (International Cinema - Europe) July 5-20, 1984.)