Stanley Kubrick’s iconic masterpiece is speculative sci-fi on a truly grand scale; covering the entire history of man, the film dares to posit what might be the next evolutionary leap for our species. A monolith, unknowable and of alien origin,... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 20.15
This film will close on Thursday, August 30th.
One of the year’s strongest British films, featuring magnificent performances from its three leads, Apostasy draws from writer-director Daniel Kokotajlo’s own experiences as a Jehovah’s Witness to create a low-key but utterly... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 17.10, 21.00
The Eyes of Orson Welles opens at the IFI on Friday 17th.
Join us for free films from the IFI Irish Film Archive. Simply collect tickets at IFI Box Office.
Orson Welles made his theatrical debut on the... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 13.10
Paul Schrader revisits his recurring themes of faith, sin and redemption in First Reformed, which, in its depiction of another of ‘God’s Lonely Men’ striving to do good work in a world blighted by corruption, is redolent of... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 20.30
Screening as part of The Eyes of Orson Welles season August 11th to 29th. Click for details.
There are a number of parallels between these two of cinema’s most influential filmmakers. Like Welles, Eisenstein began his career in theatre, and... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 15.30
This film contains a sequence of flashing lights which might affect customers who are susceptible to photosensitive epilepsy
In advance of this month’s papal visit to Ireland, Wim Wenders’s new documentary on... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 13.20, 15.40, 18.00
The disparate notes of teenage romance, gothic fantasy and mafia criminality are elegantly combined in this atmospheric second feature from writing-directing duo Grassadonia and Piazza, which builds on the promise of Salvo, their impressive debut from 2013.
The year is... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 15.50
Donal Foreman will introduce a special screening of Arthur MacCaig’s film The Patriot Game on Tuesday August 14th at 18.30. Tickets.
The complexities of a father/son relationship are explored in this documentary from Irish director Donal Foreman.
Foreman, a passionate... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 14.00, 19.15
A minor dispute over the shade cast by a tree on the property boundary of two families escalates out of control in Hafsteinn Gunnar Sigurðsson’s pitch black-humoured tale of suburban disaffection.
When... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 13.30, 18.20
ARCHIVE AT LUNCHTIME MAY 2019: PROG 2
BIRDS OF PASSAGE
EXTREMELY WICKED, SHOCKINGLY EVIL AND VILE
FLOAT LIKE A BUTTERFLY
MEMOIR OF WAR
13.30, 18.10 (FFC)
THE GREAT DICTATOR (THE BIGGER PICTURE)
TOO LATE TO DIE YOUNG
WOMAN AT WAR
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