WHAT'S ON - 17/05/2017

  • ARCHIVE AT LUNCHTIME PROGRAMME 2 MAY 2017

    Archive at Lunchtime screenings are free – simply collect tickets from the IFI Box Office.

    PROGRAMME 2

    TIDE ON THE TURN

    This up-beat film designed to attract foreign industry to Ireland applauds Taoiseach Sean Lemass for selling Ireland to... Read More

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    Times: 13.10

  • CITIZEN JANE: BATTLE FOR THE CITY

    ★★★★ – Guardian

    When journalist, author and activist Jane Jacobs wrote her seminal work, The Death and Life of Great American Cities in 1961, she helped to change the way we consider urban living; viewing cities as holistic networks... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 20.45

  • FEAST YOUR EYES: MANHATTAN

    Our monthly feature followed by a feast inspired by the film at the IFI Café Bar. Manhattan is also on general release from Friday May 12th – tickets

    Allen plays Isaac, a comedy writer whose ex-wife (Meryl Streep) is now living... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 18.40

  • FROM THE VAULTS: IMAGES

    Shot in Wicklow in 1971 with a mostly Irish crew, Altman’s Images is one of the director’s most powerful and underrated works. Winner of the Best Actress Award at Cannes for her performance, Susannah York plays Cathryn, a disturbed author... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 18.30

  • HANDSOME DEVIL

    ★★★★ – RTE ★★★★ – The Irish Times

    Returning to boarding school after the holidays, Ned (Fionn O’Shea), a bullied but resilient outsider, is dismayed to find he has been assigned a new roommate, Conor (Nicholas Galitzine), a... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 13.30 | 20.40

  • LADY MACBETH

    Audio Description (AD) will be available on all screenings.

    Beautifully directed by William Oldroyd from a screenplay by noted playwright Alice Birch, Lady Macbeth sees teenage Katherine (Florence Pugh) sold into marriage to an older man, Alexander, and the household... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 16.20

  • MANHATTAN

    Woody Allen was famously so unhappy with Manhattan that he wanted to offer United Artists a new project for free if they would agree not to release it, a position that will no doubt seem baffling to audiences revisiting the... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 14.00

  • THE HANDMAIDEN

    ★★★★ – The Irish Times ★★★★ – The Guardian

    Opulent, erotic and replete with exquisite period detail and sly narrative trickery, The Handmaiden is everything we have come to expect from director Chan-wook Park (Oldboy, Thirst, Stoker) who... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 15.35

  • THE JOURNEY

    Set against the backdrop of the negotiations that would ultimately result in the St. Andrew’s Agreement of 2006, The Journey is, as it is careful to make clear, a highly fictionalised account of the origin of the political and personal... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 20.50

  • WILD STRAWBERRIES & BEALTAINE: BLOOD FRUIT

    What happens when a low-key protest turns into something much greater can be clearly seen in this documentary about the Dunnes Stores workers who objected to selling South African fruit during the apartheid regime.

    Following a union directive, Mary Manning... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 11.00

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