co-diterctor of the film "Land without God". Gerard Mannix Flynn is an acclaimed playwright, artist, author and performer. Born in Dublin, he is one of the most provocative and eloquent literary voices at work in Ireland today. His work deals with issues around institutional abuse, imprisonment, violence, child sexual abuse, addiction, and injustice. In addition to his work as an award-winning actor, writer, and playwright, Gerard is also an elected member of Dublin City Council.