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Lodge Kerrigan

Claire Dolan

95' - 1998 - Drama - Dialogue: French, English
Director: Lodge Kerrigan Composer: Simon Fisher-Turner, Ahrin Mishan With: Katrin Cartlidge, Vincent D'Onofrio, Colm Meaney
Claire Dolan, an immigrant from Dublin, works as a prostitute in New York City in order to pay off an ever-escalating debt to her pimp, the menacing Roland Cain, who's known Claire since she was a child. When her mother dies in a local nursing home, Claire attempts to extricate herself from her life as a call girl and tries to gain control over her own life again. She meets a guy in a bar and has sex, is befriended by calm cabbie Elton, visits her Newark cousin, plays with her niece, is robbed at gunpoint in Elton's taxi, and eventually starts a relationship with Elton who agrees to have a child with her and help her end the debt. In the end, however, Claire realises that she has only herself to rely on…

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Credits

Director

Lodge Kerrigan

Composer

Simon Fisher-Turner, Ahrin Mishan

With

Katrin Cartlidge, Vincent D'Onofrio, Colm Meaney

Director of Photography

Teodoro Maniaci

Editor

Kristina Boden

Producer

Ann Ruark, Marin Karmitz

More information

Dialogue

French, English

Countries of production

United States of America, France

Year

1998

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