Small Things Like These

Based on Claire Keegan's acclaimed novel "Small Things Like These", the film takes place over Christmas in 1985, when devoted father Bill Furlong (Murphy) discovers the startling secrets being kept by the convent in his town, and some shocking truths about his own life as well.

Premiered at and opened the 74th Berlin International Film Festival.

Written By

  • Enda Walsh

Directed By

  • Tim Mielants


  • Cillian Murphy
  • Emily Watson

Produced By

  • Cillian Murphy
  • Alan Moloney
  • Matt Damon
  • Drew Vinton
  • Jeff Robinov

Executive Produced By

  • Ben Affleck
  • Kevin Halloran
  • Michael Joe


  • Big Things Films
  • Screen Ireland
  • Wilder Films
  • Lionsgate