Thursday 10th December

Film reviews

Joe Griffin and Clara Rose Thornton review “By The Sea” and “Grandma”

Tuesday 8th December

New documentary "Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict"

Declan Long reviews a new documentary “Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict” looking at the personal life of one of the great contemporary art collectors of the 20th century

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Thursday 3rd December

Film reviews

Sorcha Kenny and Justin MacGregor review “Victor Frankenstein”, “Christmas With The Coopers” and “Sunset Song”

Wednesday 2nd December

Review: "Rainbow Six Siege" video game

Joe Griffin reviews “Rainbow Six Siege”, the latest video game from the Tom Clancy studio which is based on real counter-terrorism operations by the FBI

Thursday 26th November

Film reviews

Arlene Hunt and Chris Wasser review “Bridge Of Spies”, “Black Mass” and “Carol”

Wednesday 25th November

Todd Haynes, film director

Film-maker Todd Haynes chats about his career and his new film “Carol”, adapted from a Patricia Highsmith novel and starring Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara

Friday 20th November

Film reviews

Sarah Griffin and Simon Maher review “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2”, “Steve McQueen: The Man & Le Mans” and “Hand Gestures”

Monday 16th November

"Deargdhúil: Anatomy of Passion", the life of Máire Mhac an tSaoi

Australian film-maker Paula Kehoe explains what inspired her to make “Deargdhúil: Anatomy of Passion”, a documentary about the life, work and sensual poetry of Irish-language poet Máire Mhac an tSaoi

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Thursday 12th November

Film reviews

Sinead Gleeson and Gavin Burke review “Steve Jobs”, “Fathers and Daughters” and “The Lady In The Van”

Wednesday 11th November

Video games and migration

Joe Griffin on recent video games “Syrian Journey”, "Darfur Is Dying", "This War Of Mine", "Papers Please", "Journey" and "Cloud Chasers" that puts the player in the shoes of a migrant and tries to impart understanding of the desperation and hardship faced by those trying to make a better life far from home



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