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.
AMHARC EIREANN: CHRISTMAS NEWSREEL COMPILATION
Festive Extracts from Gael Linn’s newsreels.
FILM INFO: 5 minutes, 1956 1964, Black and White
Tiernan MacBride’s short film tells the tale of the folk song ‘Arthur McBride’. The song is played and sung by Paul Brady.
FILM INFO: 7 minutes, 1978, Colour
NOT A BAD CHRISTMAS
Enda Walsh’s first film bears all the hallmarks of his dark, domestic humour as Santa chokes, dies and is buried in the garden pond.
FILM INFO: 13 minutes, 1999, Colour