★★★★ – Irish Times ★★★★ – Irish Independent
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Hirokazu Kore-eda, the prolific and remarkably consistent director of I Wish (2011), Like Father, Like Son (2013) and Our Little Sister (2015), returns with another finely calibrated drama of... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 15.30
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Notes by Sunniva O’Flynn
PITCH AND PUTT WITH BECKETT AND JOYCE
FILM INFO: 3 mins,... Read More
This film closes on Thursday, June 22nd.
Australian tourist Clare (Teresa Palmer) arrives in Berlin to photograph East German GDR architecture. Whilst there, she meets Andi (Max Riemelt), a handsome, if moody, schoolteacher and they hit it off immediately. He shows... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 13.00 | 20.00
This extremely rare opportunity to see one of the early works of German master Fritz Lang on the big screen, long withdrawn from circulation, is to be welcomed, particularly in this new digital restoration.
Lang’s fantasy film, a hugely influential... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 20.50
Lenny Bruce was a stand-up comedian whose focus on social satire made him the forerunner of greats such as George Carlin and Bill Hicks. Like Hicks, he has long been lionised for his caustic tone and fearlessness in tackling taboo... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 18.30
A haunting elegy set in the aftermath of World War I, Frantz is another successful change of pace for the prolific and versatile François Ozon (Swimming Pool, 8 Women, Potiche).
Mourning the death in battle of her fiancé Frantz, Anna... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 14.00
In this absorbing and brilliantly open-ended new adaptation of Daphne du Maurier’s 1951 novel, Rachel Weisz takes on the eponymous role, playing opposite Sam Claflin as Philip, once a young orphan, brought up by his older, beloved cousin Ambrose who... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 15.40 | 18.20 | 20.40
★★★★★ – Irish Times ★★★★ – Guardian
This tender Oscar-nominated animation defies pre-conceived notions of what to expect from a film for young audiences. First-time director Claude Barras uses a Tim Burton stop-motion style to create big-eyed, fragile beings, thrown... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 16.30
★★★★★ – Telegraph ★★★★ – Irish Times
Aki Kaurismäki, the Finnish master of deadpan humour, tackles the immigration crisis in his inimitable fashion. In the years since Leningrad Cowboys Go America (1989), Kaurismäki has refined his signature style – droll... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 13.30
This film closes on Thursday, June 22nd
★★★★ – Irish Times ★★★★ – Guardian
The first international co-production for Studio Ghibli, the world-renowned Japanese animation studio responsible for modern classics such as Princess Mononoke, Spirited Away and Ponyo, is directed by... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 18.10
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LEAN ON PETE
LET THE SUNSHINE IN
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THE YOUNG KARL MARX
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