The 8TH (Documentary Feature)

Runtime: 01:34:52
Available:: Oct 22, 2021 01:00
Until:: Nov 01, 2021 04:59

Thirty-eight years ago, Ireland created an amendment in their constitution to restrict abortion. The amendment was repealed thirty-five years later. The Topaz Film Festival is proud to present The 8th, a movie about this controversial time in Irish history. After the movie there will be a discussion with local influencers, whose relevance can shine light on current political debates here in our own beautiful state.

Screening in-person:
Thursday, October 21 at 7:50pm
Angelika Plano
7205 Bishop Rd
Plano, TX 75024

Screening online:
October 21 @ 9pm until
October 31 @ 11:59pm

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The 8th

The 8th


The 8th tells the story of Irish women and their fight to overturn one of the most restrictive abortion bans in the world. An urgent narrative, a cautionary tale and a roadmap for progressive reforms in a modern era where authoritarianism is on the rise, The 8th shows a country forging a new progressive path at a time when reproductive rights are threatened around the world.

Ticket Options

  • Virtual Festival Pass USD 20.00 USD 10.00
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