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Animal Kingdom

Dean Kavanagh, 120 minutes, 2017

Experimental filmmaker Dean Kavanagh’s latest work is a genre-defying exploration of the cinematic apparatus. The film concerns a character (played with corporeal intensity by Cillian Roche) who happens upon a group undergoing bestial metamorphosis. Narrative is not at the forefront…

Anne Devlin

Pat Murphy, 121 minutes, 1986

Irish history is often dominated by male names such as Pearse, Collins, Wolfe Tone, and Emmet; Anne Devlin rejects this imbalance by narrating the life of its titular figure, who resisted torture and confinement rather than betray her comrades to…

Antler

Atoosa Pour Hosseini, 15 minutes, 2018

Atoosa Pour Hosseini's work with super-8 conjures a mysterious territory that exists between memory, subjective perception and the objective materiality of the filmed image.

The Appointment

David Moody, 17 minutes, 2019

A young man deals with the struggles of everyday life, while trying to get his mother to an important medical appointment.

April 2016

David Moody, 17 minutes, 2019

1st - 3rd April //  Ottawa Irish Film Festival // Glassland, Standby, Into the West, IFI Newsreel & Actuality Programme: Ireland 1916-1923 (see website for full programme) //Ottawa, Canada. 6th - 10th April // Film Ireland // Viva, Sing Street, The Lobster, Calvary, Michael Collins,…

April 2017

David Moody, 17 minutes, 2019

29th March – 5th April // Irish Film Festival, Australia // Sydney, Australia 30th March – 2nd April // Irish Film Festa // Rome, Italy 31st March – 2nd April // Irish Film Festival // Ottawa, Canada 7th April //…

Archie’s Bat

Shannon Egan, 2 minutes, 2019

A lonely young boy builds a unique bond with an unsuspecting creature and learns that sometimes it's better to let go and move on.

ARCHIVE AT LUNCHTIME

Shannon Egan, 2 minutes, 2019

Join us for free screenings of films from the IFI Irish Film Archive. November's programme complements the IFI and Experimental Film Club programme which attempts to trace an Irish experimental tradition. PROGRAMME 1: By Accident (+ Screening in the Rain) This early avant-garde work,…

Argentina and Uruguay Irish Film Week and Film Festival

Shannon Egan, 2 minutes, 2019

November and December Buenos Aires Irish Film festival and the Montevideo Film Festival will be a week-long event at the end of November/first week in December. Martin Hayes and Art O’Briain will be in attendance. El Mundo en Tu Barrio’…

Arracht

Tom Sullivan, 86 minutes, 2019

On the eve of the great famine, fisherman Colmán Sharkey (Dónall Ó Healaí) ekes out a meagre existence for his family on the west coast of Ireland. Wrongly blamed for the murder of an inclement local landlord (Michael McElhatton) he…

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