Aisling Trí Néallaibh: Clouded Reveries (G) [F-Rated]
72 mins - Ireland 2022 - Dir: Ciara Nic Chormaic
Featuring: Doireann Ní Ghríofa
Acclaimed poet and essayist Doireann Ní Ghríofa was catapulted into the international literary spotlight in 2020, with the publication of her debut novel A Ghost in the Throat. Lauded by the critics from the New York Times to The Guardian, it went on to win the Irish Book of the Year. Clouded Reveries is an intimate exploration of Ní Ghríofa’s world and creative process. It is a film about memories, motherhood and the mysterious nature of creativity. Captured through intimate performances of her own work and in-depth interviews, the film reveals Ní Ghríofa’s creative impulses and journeys with her to the heart of her inspiration, her home place in Co. Clare.
“Casts a warm spell...an intimate, poetic portrait of writer Doireann Ni Ghriofa” Screen International