You’re Ugly Too

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– Tu labai plepi.

– Geriau plepi negu žila.

Will, who is released from prison on compassionate leave to care for his niece Stacey after the death of her mother. As they both head into the sleepy Irish midlands and attempt to be a family, they suffer a series of setbacks. Stacey is refused admission to the local school because of her recently developed narcolepsy; Will repeatedly comes close to breaking his prison-ordered curfew; and his attempts at being a father figure to her prove disastrous…
Berlin Film Festival – screened in Generation Kplus; Edinburgh International Film Festival – nominated for Audience Award and Best International Feature Film; European Film Awards – nominated for Young Audience Award; SDGI/DGA Directors Finders SeriesFinders Series Award; Galway Film Fleadh – Best Debut Feature.

Mark Noonan

Mark Noonan is an Irish writer and director working in drama and documentary. He studied Architecture at University College Dublin. His first two short films Questions (2008) and Getting Air (2010) met with success at Irish and international festivals. He is a graduate of the 2011 Berlinale Talent Campus. You’re Ugly Too is his feature film debut.