Since he was forbidden to engage in any filmmaking activities for 20 years after being arrested on charges of propaganda against the Iranian government, Jafar Panahi has found inspiration in his circumstances. Made through a variety of subterfuges, his... Read More
Times: 13.20, 18.10
The John Paul Getty III kidnap story, the subject of a recently-aired TV series with Donald Sutherland as the megalomaniac oil billionaire, was given big screen attention in this gripping mystery thriller, with Christopher Plummer in a role re-cast after... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 11.00
Vincent Van Gogh’s brief period in the Provençal town of Arles in the south of France was a time of heightened creative fervor where he completed 75 paintings in 80 days, many of them renowned masterpieces.
Living in penury save... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 16.00 , 18.20 , 20.50
AWARDS WATCH: Best Foreign Language Oscar Nomination, Palme d’Or winner at Cannes.
The film is F-Rated – click to find out more.
12-year-old Zain (Zain al Rafeea) is serving a five-year prison sentence when he sues his abusive, petty criminal... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 20.20
When a family wedding is interrupted by a shocking crime, secrets and lies that span generations are brought to light in Asghar Farhadi’s (A Separation) layered psychological drama.
Laura (Penélope Cruz) returns with her children to the small Spanish village... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 15.30
AWARDS WATCH: Golden Globe for Best Musical or Comedy, Oscar winner for Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay and Best Supporting Actor.
New York, 1962: when nightclub bouncer Tony (Viggo Mortensen) finds himself out of work, he answers an advert to... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 13.10
Get a truly behind-the-scenes perspective on the workings of the IFI Irish Film Archive and let us show you the film vaults deep beneath our Temple Bar building. We’ll talk through the incredible collections held in the IFI Irish Film... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 12.00
Bobby Coote, 80-something Cavan bachelor, lives next door to his brother, Ernie, and spends his days pottering about, fixing clocks, making violins from old furniture and zipping about the countryside on his motorbike. But despite his apparent contentment he has... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 14.00, 18.30 (Q&A)
Ralph Fiennes’s latest directorial effort sees him working from a script by Sir David Hare to tell the story of legendary ballet dancer Rudolf Nureyev and his defection from the Soviet Union to the West. The film crosscuts between his... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 15.50 / 20.40
ARCHIVE AT LUNCHTIME APRIL 2019: DOUBLE BILL
AT ETERNITY’S GATE
13.40, 16.10, 18.10, 20.20
MONTY PYTHON’S LIFE OF BRIAN
THE MAN WHO WANTED TO FLY
THE SISTERS BROTHERS
THE WHITE CROW
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