Irish Film Institute -IFI FAMILY & FIRST FORTNIGHT: FEELING FINE SHORT FILM PROGRAMME

WHAT'S ON - 23/11/2023

  • DANCE FIRST

    In Dance First, Gabriel Byrne plays Samuel Beckett – with young Beckett played by Fionn O’Shea – in a sweeping account of the life of this 20th century icon. Parisian bon vivant, World War II resistance fighter, Nobel Prize-winning playwright,... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 16.10

  • DREAM SCENARIO

    Timid professor Paul Matthews (Nicolas Cage) feels the recognition he craves has arrived when he begins appearing in other people’s dreams in Kristoffer Borgli’s sharp, funny, and insightful interrogation of masculinity, cancel culture, social media, and the allure of celebrity.... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 16.00

  • FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL: GRAND EXPECTATIONS

    Summer 2019: Madeleine (Rebecca Marder), a brilliant activist from a modest background, is preparing for her oral exam at an elite French school to study and become a politician. Madeleine’s partner Antoine (Benjamin Lavernhe), from a wealthy background, is also... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 15.50

  • FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL: LAST SUMMER

    A pioneering filmmaker for nearly 50 years, renowned for explorations of female sexuality, Catherine Breillat returns with a daring portrait of Anne (Léa Drucker), a family lawyer specialising in child protection and parental custody. She lives a very bourgeois life... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 20.40

  • FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL: NO LOVE LOST

    Étienne (Nahuel Pérez Biscayart) is barely 20 when he falls in love with Valérie, and when daughter Rosa (Céleste Brunnquell) is born. Then one day Valérie leaves them, without explanation, leaving Étienne to bring up Rosa alone. Father and daughter... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 18.20 (SOLD OUT)

  • FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL: THE GOLDMAN CASE

    Cédric Kahn (festival guest in 2018) revisits the controversial case of Pierre Goldman, a far-left Jewish activist who faced a life sentence for four armed robberies and the killing of two women pharmacists in 1969. In his 1975 appeal hearing,... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 18.10

  • MAY DECEMBER

    Hollywood actress Elizabeth Berry (Natalie Portman) has come to Savannah, Georgia, to research the life of Gracie Atherton-Yoo (Julianne Moore), whom she will portray in an upcoming dramatisation of a traumatic period in Gracie’s life, a scandal for which she... Read More

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    BOOK NOW Times: 13.20, 20.30

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