WHAT'S ON - 15/05/2019

  • 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: 13.45, 18.30

  • ARCHIVE AT LUNCHTIME MAY 2019: PROG 1

    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

  • ASH IS PUREST WHITE

    Jia Zhangke’s typically enigmatic film follows the intersecting trajectories of a small-time hoodlum and the woman who sacrifices her freedom for him. As is often the case with this director’s work, the action takes place at the beginning of the... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 18.00

  • EXTREMELY WICKED, SHOCKINGLY EVIL AND VILE

    Veteran documentarian Joe Berlinger follows his recently released series Conversations With A Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes with this further exploration of the notorious serial killer, in which actor Zac Efron masterfully exploits his good looks and charisma in service... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 16.20

  • FLOAT LIKE A BUTTERFLY

    In rural Ireland in the 1960s, Frances (Hazel Doupe) is a young Traveller who has coped with tragedy from an early age. When her father Michael (Dara Devaney) is imprisoned, Frances learns to fend for herself and her brother, developing... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 15.45, 21.00

  • GRETA

    When Frances (Chloë Grace Moretz) finds a handbag on the subway, she doesn’t think twice about tracking down its rightful owner, who turns out to be Greta (Isabelle Huppert), a lonely piano teacher in desperate need of company. Struggling to... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 13.50

  • HIGH LIFE

    A group of death row inmates aboard a ramshackle spacecraft are on a mission to harness the energy of black holes for use back on Earth. Authority lies with the eccentric Dr. Dibs (Juliette Binoche) who is less interested in... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 16.00, 20.50

  • ROONEY (FROM THE VAULTS)

    The screening will be introduced by Dr Seán Crosson, author of Gaelic Games on Film (Cork University Press, 2019) which will be launched at 18.00 prior to the film.

    Rooney, adapted from the popular Catherine Cookson novel, follows the trials... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 18.45

  • 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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    Times: 14.00, 20.30

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