WHAT'S ON - 25/05/2019

  • AMAZING GRACE

    In 1972, at the height of her popularity, Aretha Franklin chose to revisit gospel, the music of her youth. The resulting album, Amazing Grace, recorded with a live band and a choir over two days in the New Temple Missionary... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 14.20

  • ARCHIVE AT LUNCHTIME MAY 2019: DOUBLE BILL

    BE OUR GUEST Join us for free films from the IFI Irish Film Archive. Simply collect tickets at IFI Box Office.

    Notes by Sunniva O’Flynn.

    PROGRAMME ONE BEAU GUEST This short animated film promotes the benefits of tourism. FILM INFO:... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 13.00

  • BIRDS OF PASSAGE

    A founding myth for Colombia’s drug wars, Birds of Passage is an epic, visually breathtaking crime saga from the directors of Embrace of the Serpent (2015).

    In a film replete with premonitory signs and symbols, the war is depicted as... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 18.15

  • IRISH FOCUS: TRISH MCADAM – SNAKES AND LADDERS

    Performers Jean (Pom Boyd) and Kate (Gina Moxley) act out outlandish routines on the streets of Dublin. Jean is impatient with her overbearing mother (Rosaleen Linehan) and ambivalent about her musician boyfriend (Seán Hughes). When Jean impulsively accepts a marriage... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 14.00

  • MEMOIR OF WAR

    IFI FRENCH FILM CLUB – Tickets for the 18.10 screening on Monday 27th cost just €7.80 for IFI and Alliance Française members.

    Marguerite Duras’s harrowing experience of World War II, as recounted in her autobiographical novel La Douleur, published to... Read More

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    Times: 15.20, 20.20

  • MEMORY ON FILM: SPIDER

    A multipass with 5 films for €45 is available at Box Office.

    Screening in 35mm

    Dennis ‘Spider’ Clegg (Ralph Fiennes) has just been released from a mental institution and is staying at a desolate halfway house as he prepares to... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 19.00

  • THE WEDDING PRESENT: SOMETHING LEFT BEHIND

    The screening will be followed by a Q&A with David Gedge of The Wedding Present and director Andrew Jezard.

    As The Wedding Present celebrate the 30th anniversary of their Bizarro album with a Dublin concert, we are delighted to welcome... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 16.30

  • TOO LATE TO DIE YOUNG

    EXCLUSIVELY AT IFI.

    In early 1990s Chile, following the fall of the Pinochet regime, a group of families form a small rural commune in the foothills of the Andes. Despite this being a haven for artists and free spirits, Sofía... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 13.00, 18.00

  • WOMAN AT WAR

    EXCLUSIVELY AT IFI.

    Halla (Halldóra Geirharðsdóttir) is, to her friends and neighbours, a respectable, middle-aged music teacher who practices Tai Chi and lives alone in a cosy apartment decorated with posters of Nelson Mandela and Gandhi. Nobody would suspect that... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 20.45

  • XY CHELSEA

    In 2013, Chelsea Manning, a former US army soldier, and a trans woman, received a 35-year sentence at an all-male maximum security prison for her role in disclosing 750,000 documents to WikiLeaks – the largest leak of classified material in... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 16.15, 21.00

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