Tim Burton’s Batman represented a seismic change in its serious approach to a comic book character, the success of which laid the groundwork for the ongoing success of similar adaptations. Bruce Wayne (Michael Keaton), who as a child witnessed the... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 18.20
Director Kleber Mendonça Filho’s debut film, Neighboring Sounds (2012), dealt with an entire Brazilian community; for Aquarius, his second feature, he has narrowed his focus to one endlessly intriguing and contradictory character.
Retired music teacher Clara (Sonia Braga) lives in... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 13.15 | 19.50
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
There will be an Open Captioned (OC) screenings on Mar 15th (18.20). Audio Description (AD) will be available on all screenings.
In 2014 Ukrainian ballet superstar Sergei Polunin conceived a dance to accompany Hozier’s hit song Take me to Church;... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 16.15
AUDIO DESCRIPTION (AD) will be available on all screenings.
A thrilling cocktail of sex, violence and deliciously inappropriate humour, Paul Verhoeven’s Elle is by turns a mischievous, controversial and profoundly serious work; a high-wire act that blends subtlety, nuance, rich... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 15.15
★★★★ Irish Times ★★★★ Guardian ★★★★★ Telegraph
There will be OPEN CAPTIONED (OC) screenings on Mar 26th (20.40) and March 29th (13.00). AUDIO DESCRIPTION (AD) will be available on all screenings.
Kristen Stewart became the first American actress to win a... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 13.00 (Open Captioned)
Exclusively at IFI
Nicolas Pesce’s strikingly atmospheric The Eyes of My Mother successfully evokes in the viewer a feeling of dread expectation, aided by a narrative that deftly mixes implications and ambiguities, creating a gothic horror story that marks one... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 14.00 | 18.00
★★★★ Irish Times ★★★★ Guardian
The latest from Oscar-winning Iranian director Asghar Farhadi (About Elly, A Separation) is an expertly crafted domestic drama where precise plotting and escalating tension are deftly employed to underpin the moral dilemma at the film’s... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 20.30
After an eclectic range of films in recent years, Jim Sheridan (My Left Foot, In America) returns to Irish themes and material with this adaptation of Sebastian Barry’s acclaimed novel. The elderly Rose (the inimitable Vanessa Redgrave) is the last... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 15.50 | 18.10 | 20.55
When his dance partner quits, Don Hewes (Fred Astaire) picks Hannah (Judy Garland) and tries to mould her, until he realises she has heaps of her own talent and style.
Together they start to make dance magic in wonderful sequences... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 11.00
A FANTASTIC WOMAN
EVENING COURSE: NORDIC NIGHTS
Festen (The Celebration)
YOU WERE NEVER REALLY HERE
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