WHAT'S ON - 19/12/2018

  • ARCHIVE AT LUNCHTIME DECEMBER 2018: PROGRAMME 2

    PROGRAMME 2

    IGLOO A THÓGAINT

    (Building an igloo)

    A film made by the Canadian Film Board and later translated into Irish to teach Irish schoolchildren the invaluable skill of igloo-building.

    FILM INFO: 10 mins, 1949

    BLESSED FRUIT

    Orla Walsh’s irreverent... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 13.10

  • IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE

    It’s A Wonderful Life has become required viewing during the Christmas period, and we’re pleased to present this perennial IFI favourite in a new 4K digital restoration. James Stewart is amiable everyman George Bailey, loyal family man and friend whose... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 15.15

  • KEEPERS OF THE FLAME

    The 18.30 screening on Friday 14th will be followed by a Q&A with Nuala O’Connor and Diarmaid Ferriter, hosted by filmmaker Pat Collins. 

    This feature-length documentary tells the story of generations dealing with the consequences of war and civil war... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 13.20, 18.20

  • SHOPLIFTERS

    Hirokazu Koreeda (Like Father, Like Son; Our Little Sister; After the Storm) deserves to be recognised as one of the most prolific directors working today. With the superlative Shoplifters, he has delivered another brilliantly observed and deeply moving drama of... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 18.00

  • SORRY TO BOTHER YOU

    The debut feature from musician and activist Boots Riley is one of the year’s funniest and most inventive films. A scattershot satire that hides its social commentary in plain sight, its tangents and digressions tackle issues of race, class, capitalism,... Read More

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    Times: 20.40

  • THE CAMINO VOYAGE

    A crew including musicians Glen Hansard and Brendan Begley, artist Liam Holden, stonemason Brendan Moriarty, and the late writer and poet Danny Sheehy embark on a voyage to the Camino by sea. Together they take their naomhóg, a traditional boat... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 16.10

  • THE HOUSE THAT JACK BUILT

    Arch provocateur Lars von Trier returns with one of his most outrageous films to date. Cheeky, self-referential, graphically violent and wildly imaginative, The House That Jack Built is also, in its own twisted way, an exploration of an artist’s development... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 20.10

  • THE OLD MAN AND THE GUN

    There will be Open Captioned screenings at 13.00 on December 11th and 18.30 on December 18th.

    At nearly 70 years of age, gentleman bank robber Forrest Tucker (Robert Redford) shows no sign of slowing down. Having escaped prison on numerous... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 14.00, 20.30

  • THE OLD MAN AND THE GUN (WILD STRAWBERRIES)

    Reasons to be cheerful in December? Robert Redford’s new film The Old Man and the Gun (which opens on December 14th)! Announcing his retirement, the legendary star goes out on a high in this role of career criminal Forrest, addicted to... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 11.00

  • THREE IDENTICAL STRANGERS

    Bobby Shafran, Eddy Galland and David Kellman were New York triplets separated at birth who grew up oblivious to one another’s existence until they reunited in 1980 at age 19. This remarkable story is merely the opening chapter in Tim... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 16.20


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