Irish Cinema in Focus

Irish Cinema in Focus - Discussion Group

Our film discussion group meets on 2nd Thursday of every month led by our resident film critic Steve Martin. We look at Ireland’s contribution to the international film industry through the lends of its actors, directors, producers, cinematographers and screenwriters. Films are viewed in the classroom then discussed, often by reference to extracts from other movies.

Fee: £32 per term

Date: 2nd Thursday every month

Time: 7.30pm

May, June, July to be announced shortly.


Sign up on the night (£8 per showing) or pay for an entire term here (£32):

Your Upcoming Films for Discussion

Thursday - 9th of May
Directed by Paddy Breathnach
Starring Sarah Greene, Moe Dunford, Joe Dalessandro 
Scripted by Roddy Doyle, Breathnach's socio-drama follows
a homeless Dublin family living hand-to-mouth and door-to-door.
 Thursday - 13th of June
On Chesil Beach
Directed by Dominic Cooke
Starring Saoirse Ronan, Billy Howle, Anne-Marie Duff
Ronan and Howle in a heart-wrenching adaptation of Ian McEwan's
novella about a young couple's sexual repression and emotional deadlock.
Thursday - 11th of July
I Am Belfast
Directed by Mark Cousins
Featuring Helena Bereen, Lalor Roddy, Shane McCaffrey
Esteemed film historian Mark Cousins illustrates an emotional elegy
and cinematic paean to his home town, exposing all it ups and downs.