A full festival of FLINTA as GALPAL Collective return with Directed By Her 2024

A full festival of FLINTA as GALPAL Collective return with Directed By Her 2024

Next month, the GALPAL Collective returns with its first event of the year. The collective is an arts and media organisation dedicated to the creation, support and celebration of works by queer people, people of colour, migrants and women, which aims to foster inclusivity, cultivate community, provide support, and create opportunities for emerging talents in…

Edward Yang and more at East Asia Film Festival 2024

Edward Yang and more at East Asia Film Festival 2024

The East Asia Film Festival Ireland (EAFFI) and the Irish Film Institute (IFI) last week announced the programme for the eighth edition of the festival, which will take place this year from Thursday, March 7th to Sunday, March 10th, bringing works from prominent and emerging writers and directors from diverse cultural and social backgrounds across East Asian cinema to…

An unsettling set in The Settlers

An unsettling set in The Settlers

Director: Felipe Gálvez Haberle Starring: Camilo Arancibia, Mark Stanley, Benjamin Westfall, Mishell Guaña, Alfredo Castro Running Time: 97 minutes Though it can be challenging sometimes to place international cinema in the national context that it’s aiming to come from, viewers from Ireland especially don’t require a deep knowledge of Chilean history to get the angle…

The IFI Horrorthon brings a frighteningly fresh selection this Halloween season

The IFI Horrorthon brings a frighteningly fresh selection this Halloween season

This year’s IFI Horrorthon once again celebrates the most deliciously dark treats to have surfaced in the genre over the last twelve months. As always, the Horrorthon collates some of the best new work, Irish and international, to have appeared on the festival circuit, presenting these titles alongside previews of the most anticipated upcoming releases.  This year’s…

IFI SCHOOLS PROGRAMME 2023/2024 LAUNCHES WITH THINK LANGUAGES WEEK SCREENINGS, EUROPA CINEMAS INITIATIVE, AND A TY MAKING HISTORY STRAND

IFI SCHOOLS PROGRAMME 2023/2024 LAUNCHES WITH THINK LANGUAGES WEEK SCREENINGS, EUROPA CINEMAS INITIATIVE, AND A TY MAKING HISTORY STRAND

This year’s Schools Programme by the Irish Film Institute has been revealed. A key strand of the cinema’s aims to exhibit, archive and educate, the launch for this school year includes films from Ireland and abroad to interest and enthrall students from across the island. The Irish Film Institute (IFI) today launches its comprehensive 2023/2024 Schools…