AMHARC ÉIREANN NEWSREEL
St Patrick’s Day, Dublin 1960
FILM INFO: 4 mins, 1960, Ireland, Black and White
IRELAND IN SPRING
An Tóstal, a series of festival celebrating Irish culture in the 1950s, was designed to attract tourists into... Read More
★★★★ The Telegraph
Fences, August Wilson’s play exploring race and familial relations in 1950s Pittsburgh, won the Pulitzer Prize in 1987; plans for film adaptations floundered as they failed to meet Wilson’s stricture that the director... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 20.10 (Open Captioned)
In 1961 George Best, a shy well-mannered Belfast teenager, was recruited by Manchester United to become what Pelé would call “the greatest player in the world”. A devilishly charismatic figure, Best achieved celebrity status early. His football was transcendent (playing... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 13.45 | 18.10
Louis (Gaspard Ulliel), a terminally ill writer returns home to his estranged family after an absence of more than a decade prompting a series of confrontations, revelations and internecine squabbling in Xavier Dolan’s (Tom at The Farm; Mommy) adaptation of... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 16.00 | 18.30 | 20.45
★★★★ Irish Times
There will be Open Captioned (OC) screenings of Loving on Wednesday, February 15th at 18.10 and Thursday, February 16th at 13.00. Audio Description (AD) will be available on all screenings.
1958, Virginia:... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 20.40
This film was previously presented as The Wonder Eye during January’s First Fortnight Festival. Tickets on sale now. This film closes on Thursday, March 16th.
Professor Ivor Browne will be present for a Q&A for the film’s... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 13.20
Frustrated travelling salesman Ray Kroc (Michael Keaton) criss-crosses 1950s America selling a series of underwhelming products that have failed to bring him the success he believes is richly deserved.
On... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 15.45
★★★★★ The Times (UK)
This film closes on Thursday, March 16th.
Ines (Sandra Hüller) has become estranged from her retired schoolteacher father Winfried (Peter Simonischek); unhappily scaling the bottom rungs of the... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 15.15
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