The Man Who Wanted to Fly

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St. Patrick’s Film Festival London

Capturing the wonder of one man’s dreams, The Man Who Wanted To Fly tells the irresistible story of 80-something bachelor farmer Bobby Coote. He is determined to take flight. Even if it’s the last thing he does…

The St. Patrick’s Film Festival London is run by Irish Film London, the UK’s only dedicated Irish Film organisation. For more info please visit

This event is run under the umbrella of the Mayor of London’s city-wide St. Patrick’s Festival and Parade. For more info please visit:

The Festival is supported by the Greater London Authority, the Emigrant Support Programme, the Irish Youth Foundation and Culture Ireland.

BBFC rating
Running time
82 mins
Ireland, UK
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Frank Shouldice

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March 16th

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