The Great Goat Bubble
‘Please, tell me the story. I like stories…’
Ballinasloe train station, 1986. Jude waits for a train. Dr. Ibrahim Bihi, having recently created the greatest financial bubble in history, searches for the next big thing. A sleepy Ireland dreams of a modern and exciting future. None will be disappointed.
Mikel Murfi directs this tight, smart comedy of whirlwind economic triumph and catastrophe. Any resemblance to recent events is entirely in your head.
‘The market was soon flooded with goats, many of them sick or lame. However this did not matter, for the demand for goats had become infinite…’