Run & Jump

Ireland / Germany, 2013

Director: Steph Green; screenplay: Ailbhe Keogan, Steph Green; cinematography: Kevin Richey; editing: Nathan Nugent; music: Sebastian Pille; producers: Tamara Anghie, Martina Niland; production societies: Samson Films, Bavaria Pictures; Irish location: Wicklow, Kerry; running time: 102’

Cast: Maxine Peake, Edward MacLiam, Will Forte, Sharon Horgan, Brendan Morris, Ciara Gallagher, Ruth McCabe.

 

Synopsis

When her husband, Conor, returns home after suffering a stroke that has left him with a detached and unpredictable personality, spirited Irish woman, Vanetia Casey, struggles to rebuild her family while finding comfort in an American researcher, Ted Fielding, who is sent to study her husband’s new condition.