Director Maya Derrington noticed that there was a propensity for the people of Dublin to walk around the city in their pyjamas. This observation inspired her to make Pyjama Girls, an observational documentary that focuses on a group of teenage girls who live in the Basin Street Flats in Dublin’s Inner City. The film is a collaboration between The Irish Film Board and Still Films.
Read more about the film, and the pyjama phenomenon, which apparently is also see in the UK and Shanghai. In fact, pyjamas have been banned in many places in Dublin and Belfast.