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: 17.30
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 absorbing depiction of the conflict between spiritual and... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 15.20, 20.30
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: 19.50
The IFI once again invites audiences to take a chance with us on a Sunday afternoon. Our Mystery Matinee strand is a screening about which only two things will be known: it could be literally anything from the history of... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 13.00
Screening as part of The Eyes of Orson Welles season August 11th to 29th. Click for details.
Although Welles and Chaplin may not immediately appear to have much in common, Welles often referred to City Lights as his favourite film... 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 the current Bishop of Rome receives a cinema... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 13.00, 17.40
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: 20.00
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: 16.00
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 Atli (Steinþór Hróar Steinþórsson) is thrown out of... Read More
Times: 14.00, 17.50
2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY (70mm)
ARCHIVE AT LUNCHTIME PROGRAMME 1: AUGUST 2018
18.10 (IFI Film Club)
POPE FRANCIS: A MAN OF HIS WORD
THE EYES OF ORSON WELLES
THE IMAGE YOU MISSED
UNDER THE TREE
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