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

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

Your Upcoming Films for Discussion

Thursday - 12 September
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Directed by Martin McDonagh
Starring Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson, Sam Rockwell
McDonagh's offbeat, Oscar-nominated thriller sees an award-winning turn
from McDormand, as the grieving mother seeking vengeance for her daughter.
Thursday - 17 October
Directed by Paddy Breathnach
Starring Hector Medina, Jorge Perrugoria, Mark O'Halloran
Set in Havana, Breathnach's vibrant and wild melodrama tells the touching
tale of Jesus, a struggling hairdresser who dreams of being a drag artist. 
Thursday - 14 November
The Cured
Directed by David Freyne
Starring Ellen Page, Tom Vaughan-Lawlor, Sam Keely
With camerawork by the imaginative Piers McGrail, Freyne's horror 
flick is a shuddering, heart-jumping parable about social alienation.