The feel-good DON'T TALK TO IRENE is the second feature film by
writer/director Pat Mills and produced by Alyson Richards
Productions and Lithium Studios.
Development supported by Telefilm, Astral's Harold Greenberg
Fund and Corus. It participated in the CFC Comedy Exchange.
The film had its world premiere at the Toronto Film Festival.
It was released in the US and Canada in 2018.
DON'T TALK TO IRENE won Best Comedy Screenplay at the Austin Film Festival. The completed film also won the Comedy Vanguard Feature Award as well as the Audience Award at the Austin Film Festival. It has also won People's Choice at the Kingston Canadian Film Festival, as well as the Golden Pebble (Grand Prize) at Festival du Film Canadien en Dieppe.