2012 will be 140 years since the birth of William Desmond Taylor. He was born William Cunningham Deanne-Tanner in, what is now known as, ‘The Elms’, Athy road, Carlow, Ireland. To celebrate this anniversary, a selection of his films will be screened, a series of talks and various other events will take place at the state-of-the-art George Bernard Shaw Theatre, Carlow, May 18 – May 2oth.
The event is made possible only with the kind cooperation of the Irish Film Institute, The Visual Centre for Contemporary Art, Carlow Tourism, and Cleverality Productions. Schedule of events to follow.