17 September 2018

My 28 Times Cinema by David Deignan

Each year, the Irish Film Institute is invited to submit three candidates to compete for a place on the 28 Times Cinema Panel. This panel is made up of young people aged 18-25 from across Europe who attend the Venice... Read More

14 September 2018

Win Making the Grade on DVD

Ken Wardrop’s delightful documentary Making the Grade is out on DVD now, and we’ve got copies to give away!

Hailed by the RTE Guide as an “insightful and delightful slice of Irish life”, MAKING THE GRADE invites us into the world... Read More

14 September 2018

Review Roundup: The Rider, Lucky and Wajib

Three new films open at the Irish Film Institute on Friday the 14th of September.

We’ve got the impeccably directed drama The Rider from Chloé Zhao, the penultimate film performance for the late Harry Dean Stanton in Lucky and moving... Read More

13 September 2018


Black 47 is out now at the IFI, and it’s breaking box office records all over Ireland (tickets).

The film is the first ever to be set during the Irish Famine and it tells the story of a soldier returning... Read More