Director Luke McManus on the burdens of discrimination and stereotypes borne by a people long dismissed

The film-maker’s 2022 documentary North Circular read like a love letter to a Dublin often ignored. Circular Line is primed to do the same again, writes Kate Demolder

Filmmaker Luke McManus. ‘I’d been thinking about [filming North Circular] for at least ten years . . . I’ve learned that if something comes up in your head and doesn’t go away, you have to make it happen.” Picture: Bryan Meade