ARCHIVE AT LUNCHTIME
Join us for FREE screenings of films from the IFI Irish Film Archive (please see calendar for dates and times on pages 4 & 5). Simply collect your free tickets at the IFI Box Office.
This month we present a programme of Christmas crackers.
Kieran Hickey’s rarely-seen first film shows members of the Half Moon Swimming Club at Dublin’s South Wall swimming in the grim Christmas seas.
FILM INFO: 10 minutes, 1965, Black and White
RED AND GREEN
Sparkling lights on Grafton Street, pints in The Stag’s Head, a young couple enjoy an intimate reunion on Christmas Eve, with a cameo from film archivist Liam O’Leary (1910 1992). Directed by Hugh Linehan.
FILM INFO: 13 minutes, 1991, Colour