Irish Film Institute -

WHAT'S ON - 17/03/2018

  • A FANTASTIC WOMAN

    This film is F-Rated. Find out more here.

    A young Chilean transgender woman struggles with grief and societal prejudice in Sebastián Lelio’s (Glory) compassionate, beautifully performed character study. The striking, enigmatic Marina (trans-actress Daniela Vega in her remarkable screen debut)... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 18.15

  • ARCHIVE AT LUNCHTIME: MARCH 2018

    FAMINE ON FILM Join us for free films from the IFI Irish Film Archive. Simply collect tickets at IFI Box Office.

    PROGRAMME 1 Poorhouse An ailing woman works in the Cavan poorhouse. Director: Frank Stapleton / 30 mins, Ireland, 1995

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    Times: 12.30 (Triple)

  • I, TONYA

    This film is F-Rated. Find out more here.

    Margot Robbie gives a deliciously exuberant performance as disgraced figure skater Tonya Harding in Craig Gillespie’s imaginative riff on the scandals circulating around the 1994 Winter Olympic Games, culminating with the brutal... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 16.10

  • LADY BIRD

    This film is F-Rated. Find out more here.

    Writer/actor Greta Gerwig (Frances Ha, Mistress America) effortlessly transitions to the role of director for her début feature, a semi-autobiographical account of coming-of-age in Sacramento in 2002. Working from her own script,... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 13.00, 18.10

  • SWEET COUNTRY

    The Northern Territories of Australia, 1929. Rancher Fred Smith (Sam Neill) is a devout Christian with a paternal relationship to his Aboriginal workers; ‘all men are equal in the eyes of the lord’, he believes.

    When his head stockman Sam... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 13.50

  • THE SHAPE OF WATER

    This film is F-Rated. Find out more here.

    Guillermo del Toro’s beautiful, romantic fairy tale centres on mute Elisa (the superb Sally Hawkins), who, although she has close friendships with neighbour Giles (a reliably excellent Richard Jenkins) and co-worker Zelda... Read More

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    Times: 20.40

  • THE SQUARE

    This film opens on March 16th. Tickets will go on sale Monday, March 12th.

    An exuberant takedown of the contemporary art world, Ruben Östlund’s follow up to the much-admired Force Majeure (2014) is a similarly provocative work. When Swedish gallery... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 15.00, 20.15

  • UNLESS

    This film is F-Rated. Find out more here.

    The 18.20 screening on Friday the 16th of March will be followed by a Q&A with director Alan Gilsenan, hosted by Sinead Gleeson.

    Reta Winters (Catherine Keener) has many reasons to be... Read More

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    Times: 14.10, 18.40

  • YOU WERE NEVER REALLY HERE

    This film is F-Rated. Find out more here.

    Lynne Ramsay’s bracing, violent new film, her long-delayed follow up to We Need to Talk About Kevin (2011), stars Joaquin Phoenix in a coiled performance as Joe, a traumatised ex-army private contractor... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 16.20, 20.30


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