Discover innovative, independent and inspiring cinema from East Asia, with works from both emerging and established filmmakers.

The sixth edition of the East Asia Film Festival Ireland (EAFFI) returns in-cinema and online on IFI@Home this year, from Thursday, March 31st to Sunday, April 3rd, bringing innovative and inspiring East Asian cinema to IFI screens; online nationwide on IFI@Home; and on tour in venues in Galway, Cork and Limerick. Drama, documentary, Japanese New Wave cinema, and self-reflexive video essay are on offer, with great value multi-film bundles available. Despite all the madness in the world, it’s wonderful to see the vitality and diversity of East Asian cinema with so many insightful and universal stories of human endeavour and strength.

In-cinema multi-film bundles available: all 9 films for €80, or 4 films for €40. Available from the IFI Box Office or over the phone at 01 679 3477.

An Online Festival Bundle is available for €24.99 on IFI@Home here.


The festival would like to thank the Arts Council, RTÉ Supporting the Arts, Dublin City Council, the Irish Film Institute, and all our sponsors and partners for their invaluable support to EAFFI.

EAFFI Organising Committee: Maria O’Brien; Marie-Pierre Richard.

EAFFI Artistic + Programme Director: Marie-Pierre Richard.

EAFFI is funded by the Arts Council.


The IFI is supported
by The Arts Council

Arts Council of Ireland