Irish Film Institute -

WHAT'S ON - 13/08/2018

  • 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY (70mm)

    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

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    BOOK NOW Times: 20.15

  • APOSTASY

    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

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    BOOK NOW Times: 13.30, 18.00

  • ARCHIVE AT LUNCHTIME PROGRAMME 1: AUGUST 2018

    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 AROUND

    Orson Welles made his theatrical debut on the... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 13.10

  • FIRST REFORMED

    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

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    BOOK NOW Times: 13.00

  • POPE FRANCIS: A MAN OF HIS WORD

    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

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    BOOK NOW Times: 15.40, 18.00, 20.00

  • SICILIAN GHOST STORY

    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

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    BOOK NOW Times: 15.30

  • THE IMAGE YOU MISSED

    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

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    BOOK NOW Times: 14.00, 18.10

  • UNDER THE TREE

    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

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    Times: 16.00, 19.50


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