EXCLUSIVE: Citadel is based on director Ciarán Foy’s real-life experiences being violently attacked and his subsequent life as an agoraphobic. It centers on a man trapped by his agoraphobia since his wife was fatally attacked by twisted feral children, he finds himself terrorized by the same mysterious hooded gang, who seem intent on taking his baby daughter. Torn between the help of an understanding nurse and a vigilante priest, he discovers that to be free of his fears, he must finally face the demons of his past and enter the one place that he fears the most … the abandoned tower block known as the Citadel. Aneurin Barnard, Wunmi Mosaku, James Cosmo star in the feature, which is premiering at SXSW. UTA and XYZ are repping the film.
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