Best selling author and playwright, Paul O’Brien makes his debut as a film-maker with his amazingly raw and beautiful terrier of a movie, Staid. Although set in Ireland, its themes… Continue Reading..

Best selling author and playwright, Paul O’Brien makes his debut as a film-maker with his amazingly raw and beautiful terrier of a movie, Staid. Although set in Ireland, its themes are universal centrepieces of love, loss, ambition and that feeling of being stuck in life. Four small-town people, tied together by new and old relationships, come together to tangle, fight, sing, talk, smoke, drink, argue, laugh, leave and return — and stumble towards the reality that their lives are finally changing, whether they like it or not. The story unfolds in a unique, lush package that hangs together so well because of the the craft of the script; the amazing performances and the gentleness of the storytelling. To see all of these characteristics come together makes this movie irresistible.

“Staid signals the arrival of a new, important voice in Irish cinema.” – New York Times Bestselling author, Eoin Colfer

Join Us

Boast App is available for free download on iOS or Android and allows users to connect with like-minded individuals, as well as discovering radio shows and podcasts from around the world on the hottest topics ranging from sport to politics and ‘boast’ their opinions using their real voice.

So pick up the conversation after you listen to the podcast using Boast App or Subscribe to our Newsletter to receive the latest News and Podcasts