Film

The Purple Taxi 40th Anniversary Screening
The Hall, Eyeries
6pm and 8.30pm, Thursday August 10th
Admission: Free (donations to Cancer Connect)

The Purple Taxi is a 1977 French-Irish-Italian film directed by Yves Boisset, based on the 1973 novel of the same name by Michel Deon. The film starred Charlotte Rampling, Fred Astaire and Peter Ustinov, and was a huge success in France.

The Purple Taxi was largely filmed in the village of Eyeries, and featured many locals as extras. This is its first ever screening in Beara. Donations to Cancer Connect.