Gorilla Post, Noncents Films


Larry and Sophie, two people with intellectual disabilities, long to be together in a world that does everything to keep them apart. 

Adapted from Blue Teapot’s play of the same name, Sanctuary is a brilliant, multi-award-winning film that helped bring about a change in Irish law. 

Sunday Times  

Visually delightful, emotionally sure and morally fierce, it is the birth of a new and brilliant talent in debut director Len Collin. 


Irish Independent  

Smart, well-paced and extremely funny – an Irish film to be proud of 


Directed by: Len Collin
Written by: Christian O’Reilly
Produced by: Edwina Forkin, Zanzibar Films in association with Blue Teapot Theatre Company
Starring: Patrick Becker, Frank Butcher, Paul Connolly, Kieran Coppinger, Jennifer Cox, Valerie Egan, Michael Hayes, Charlene Kelly, Emer Macken and Robert Doherty 


Where and when?


📅 21 June
📍 Chapter
🕝 8pm – 10pm


📅 1 July
📍 Ffwrnes
🕝 4.45pm

Running Time: 86 minutes
Age Rating: Cert 15 (BBFC)
Language: English
Access: CC | AD