Donegal has landed another major feature film starring another Irish Hollywood legend.
idan Quinn will star in ‘Cry From The Sea’ which will be filmed in Donegal in October and November.
The film tells the story of a lighthouse keeper trapped in a cycle of grief with three people that could change his life.
The Donegal Film Office has now issued a call for local actors and crews to participate in the film.
They are looking for a number of intern positions to fill including production, makeup, account, camera, costume, props, hair, and assistant director.
Filmmakers are looking for crew with some experience and also interns who live within 45 kilometers of the film’s base in the Inishowen town of Carndonagh.
The film was written by Ciaran Creagh and directed by Vic Sarin.
This is the latest film to use the rugged backdrop of the wilderness of Donegal.
The Star Wars epic The Last Jedi was filmed in and around Malin Head in 2016.
And earlier this year, Liam Neeson spent several weeks in and around Glencolmcille, Ardara and Kilcar while filming In the Land of Saints and Sinners.
The closing date of the application for participation in the film is on August 24.
Quinn made his film debut in 1984 in Reckless. His films include Desperately Searching for Susan and The Legend of Autumn. In the 1996 Michael Collins film, he played Harry Boland. The all-star cast also includes Liam Neeson and Julia Roberts
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