Opening Night Event: 17.30–18.30 [Age 5+]
Recall the best road trips of the summer with our fun foyer activities. Fill imaginary suitcases, try map reading, and trace landmarked paths through the IFI foyer. Bring photos of your favourite pet to travel with you before the big road trip of our opening film. Join us for an evening of travel-themed fun and games and lots of treats!
Marnie’s World: 18.30 [Age 5+]
The Irish première of this zany, hilarious animation features Marnie the chubby cat who believes she’s actually a child. When her owner’s wicked brother abandons her far from home, Marnie embarks on a road trip, along with an oddball dog, a rooster and a donkey. Follow their hilarious adventures as they navigate their way home.
Germany • 2018 • 84 mins • Animation • Screening in English • Directors: Christoph Lauenstein, Wolfgang Lauenstein
The story of two street lights dancing by moonlight to the sound of tango. Watch as the beautiful music brings the city street to life in this multi-award winning animation.
Argentina / 2017 / Animation / Director: Joaquin Braga
Screening as part of IFI Family Festival August 31st – September 2nd. Tickets €5, family tickets €15 (2 adults + 2 children). Click for details.