Citadel

Shock Interview: Citadel Director Ciaran Foy

One of the number one pieces of advice fledgling filmmakers receive is “work from what you know.”  Ciaran Foy seems to have taken that to heart with his feature film debut Citadel, even if it meant revisiting a tragic and haunting period of his life.

Citadel, opening in New York City tomorrow (November 9th) and Los Angeles (on the 16th), concerns a young man named Tommy (Aneurin Barnard) who suffers a brutal attack from a hooded gang and is left to raise his baby daughter alone.  He develops agoraphobia and until, one day, the gang returns and he is forced to step out beyond the safety of his tenement to take them on.

ShockTillYouDrop.com spoke to Foy about his thriller and what made the process of developing the project so personal for him.

Watch Two Exclusive Clips from Citadel

One of this year’s more interesting – and effective – genre films to come along, Citadel, is enterting into a limited theatrical beginning November 9th (in New York City, opening on the 16th in Los Angeles) courtesy of Cinedigm/Flatiron Films and we have two exclusive clips to share with you.

Read our review right here.

Tommy Cowley (Aneurin Barnard) lives a quiet life in a decaying apartment complex with his highly pregnant wife. The couple is attacked one day by a group of hooded young thugs, and after a shocking act of violence, Tommy is left to raise his newborn daughter alone.

So shaken by the events that he

Review: Citadel

Tourism officials in Ireland are probably not championing Citadel. Almost oppressively dank and dreary, it

Check Out the Full Trailer to Citadel

Set to hit select theaters on October 26, Ciaran Foy’s Citadel has released a full trailer and you can check it out in the player after the break, courtesy of Yahoo! Movies.

Tommy Cowley (Aneurin Barnard) lives a quiet life in a decaying apartment complex with his highly pregnant wife. The couple is attacked one day by a group of hooded young thugs, and after a shocking act of violence, Tommy is left to raise his newborn daughter alone.

Exclusive: Watch a Teaser Trailer for Citadel, U.S. Release Date Set

Earlier this year, Ciaran Foy’s Citadel screened before audiences at the South By Southwest Film Festival and was quickly snatched up by Cinedigm/Flatiron Films for U.S. distribution.  The film is now poised to hit select theaters on November 16th and we have an exclusive teaser trailer to share with you today…  You can find it after the jump.

Tommy Cowley (Aneurin Barnard) lives a quiet life in a decaying apartment complex with his highly pregnant wife. The couple is attacked one day by a group of hooded young thugs, and after a shocking act of violence, Tommy is left to raise his newborn daughter alone.

So shaken by the events that he