It is the emotional tale of Eilis Lacey, a young Irish immigrant building a new life in 1950s Brooklyn. Lured by the promise of America, Eilis departs Ireland for the shores of New York City and is soon swept up by the intoxicating charms of new love. But when her new life is disrupted by her past, she must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within.
Immigrants -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Ireland -- Emigration and immigration -- Drama.
Crowley, John, 1969- film director.
Gleeson, Domhnall, 1983- actor.
Gormley, Hugh, actor.
Mongrel Media, publisher.
Ronan, Saoirse, 1994- actor.