Find information here on themed programmes selected to draw attention to special-interest material drawn from the IFI Irish Film Archive and elsewhere.
Early Irish Film Programme
A selection of silent made in and about Ireland in the early days of cinema – this programme includes drama, actuality and documentary films. Please note many of these films require live musical accompaniment.
This three – part programme, curated by the Experimental Film Club, traces the history of experimental film activity in Ireland; presents a selection of work by contemporary practitioners and presents a feature- length documentary Experimental Conversations exploring links between Irish and French experimental traditions.
A broad range of films which provide new perspectives on Irish writers and literary works. The selection includes documentaries profiling Irish writers and dramatised adaptations of their work.
A programme of short and feature-length films, curated in association with GAZE Film Festival, focussing on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender experience in Ireland.
Traditional Music Programme
A programme of films, archival and contemporary, includes documentary portraits of traditional musicians and lively records of Irish traditional music performance.
13.00 (AD), 15.45, 18.00 (AD), 20.30 (AD)
13.40, 18.15, 20.20
18.10 (AD, Digital)
ROCK DOG (IFI FAMILY)
THE SHAPE OF WATER
13.00, 15.30, 20.45 (Audio Description on all screenings)
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