Happening screening this Sunday in support of Free, Safe, Legal

A charity screening of Audrey Diwan’s Happening will be taking place at the Light House Cinema on Sunday 22nd May in support of reproductive rights. The Smithfield cinema will be sending all proceeds on to the Abortion Rights Campaign. The Abortion Rights Campaign (ARC) is a grassroots all-volunteer group dedicated to achieving free, safe and…

It’s a multiverse of radness in Everything, Everywhere, All at Once

Director: Dan Kwan and Daniel Scheinert Starring: Michelle Yeoh, Ke Huy Quen, Stephanie Hsu, Jamie Lee Curtis, James Hong Running Time: 139 minutes Who knows what possibilities the multiverse holds? Expand the imagination beyond fan-casting cameos for a moment, and consider the many paths not taken, the decisions that you’ve agonised over, the hindsight that…

Donbass screening May 16th supporting Filmmakers affected by the crisis in Ukraine

The final event in a fund-raising campaign for Irish filmmakers supporting their Ukrainian colleagues will be taking place on Monday 16th May. The Light House Cinema will be host to a screening of Donbass, Sergei Loznitsa’s all too real award winning feature. A raffle and reception will also be taking place as part of the…

Philms in Phibs at Phizzfest

Phizzfest is an annual community arts festival which aims to bring arts and culture t Phibsborough each year.  It was established to develop an annual celebration of artistic life around Phibsborough, to highlight the rich diversity of culture within the community and to provide a showcase for local talent. Phizzfest 2022 takes place this weekend…

There’s more to Benedetta than Immaculate Penetration

Director: Paul Verhoeven Starring: Virginie Elfira, Charlotte Rampling, Daphne Patakia Running Time: 132 minutes “Lesbian nuns!” “A wooden Virgin Mary sex toy!” The press packet for Benedetta speaks loudly for itself, an eye-catching and/or hand wringing series of headlines from festival first impressions all the way to Liveline. It might seem like one of those…

Online and live film by phone at the 2022 Dublin Smartphone Film Festival

Our friends at the Dublin Smartphone Film Festival are returning at the end of April with their usual mix of workshops and innovatively filmed-by-phone programming. The festival this year will be taking a blended approach, offering in-person events at the Irish Film Institute on 30th April, with online screenings to take place from the 30th…

Run the gauntlet for a good cause at the Entertainment.ie Cinemathon

Our friends at Entertainment.ie are sitting through some substantial cinema later this month in aid of Focus Ireland. On Friday 29th April, they’ll be starting a 25 hour Cinemathon at Cineworld Dublin, to celebrate their 25th anniversary and raise funds for the homelessness charity. entertainment.ie is well-known as one of Ireland’s best spots online reviews,…