TAKE A SEAT: OWN A PIECE OF THE IFI

As it prepares to commence the refurbishment of its two biggest cinema spaces, the Irish Film Institute (IFI) is offering film fans the chance to take home a piece of Dublin’s cinema heritage.

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FRANK STAPLETON: A TRIBUTE

The staff and board of IFI have learnt with great sadness of the passing of film director Frank Stapleton.

Frank was an enormously talented writer, director and producer, a leading light of the Irish filmmaking world in the 1980s and… Read More

GEORGE R.R. MARTIN Q&A

The IFI and Dublin 2019: An Irish Worldcon were delighted to host a special screening of Forbidden Planet in 35mm on Saturday August 17th, followed by a Q&A with legendary author George R.R. Martin.

Martin was in conversation with Maura… Read More

REVIEW ROUNDUP: ONCE UPON A TIME… IN HOLLYWOOD AND TRANSIT

New releases at the Irish Film Institute this week: Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood and Transit.

Read on for a selection of reviews or pop in to make up your own mind!

ONCE UPON A TIME… IN HOLLYWOOD “A… Read More

GEORGE R. R. MARTIN EVENT DETAILS

Thank you for booking tickets to the Irish Film Institute’s special screening of Forbidden Planet, with George R.R. Martin in attendance. This event is presented in association with Dublin 2019: An Irish WorldCon.

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GAZA Q&A

Gaza is out now at the Irish Film Institute and we were delighted to welcome directors Garry Keane and Andrew McConnell for a Q&A recently, hosted by Deirdre O’Kane.

Click below to listen to the full Q&A.

Gaza is… Read More

PROGRAMME ANNOUNCED FOR THE 2019 IFI DOCUMENTARY FESTIVAL

BILL DRUMMOND TO PERFORM WHITE SAVIOUR COMPLEX WITH PAUL DUANE’S BEST BEFORE DEATH

SEPTEMBER 25th to 29th

August 9th 2019: The Irish Film Institute (IFI) is proud to announce the programme for the 17th IFI Documentary Festival. With fifteen features… Read More

REVIEW ROUNDUP: GAZA, HOLIDAY AND NOTORIOUS

New releases at the Irish Film Institute on Friday August 9th are Irish documentary Gaza, provocative drama Holiday and Hitchcock classic Notorious.

Read on for a selection of reviews or pop in to make up your own mind!

GAZA “Beautifully… Read More

THE IRISH FILM INSTITUTE LAUNCHES THE EARLY IRISH FREE STATE COLLECTION

August 7th 2019: Following the hugely successful launch of The Irish Independence Film Collection in May 2018, the Irish Film Institute (IFI) is proud to announce the release of a second volume of culturally significant Irish newsreel material, The Early Irish Free State Collection…. Read More


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