Film

Thursday 14th January

Film reviews

Sorcha Kenny and Gavin Burke remember the film and theatre career of Alan Rickman and film reviews of “The Revenant”, “Room” and “Creed”

Wednesday 13th January

Ed Guiney, producer of "Room"

Ed Guiney, producer with Element Pictures talks about their success with previous Irish films Adam & Paul, Garage, What Richard Did and Frank and their latest success with Lenny Abrahamson ...

Tuesday 12th January

Ryan Coogler, director of "Creed"

Abie Philbin Bowman interviewed Ryan Coogler, the director of new Rocky film “Creed”    

Thursday 7th January

Film reviews

Ruth Barton and Simon Maher review “The Hateful Eight”, “Bolshoi Babylon” and “Last Hijack”

Wednesday 6th January

Tommy Pallotta, director of "Last Hijack"

Film director Tommy Pallotta talks about his documentary “Last Hijack”, the story of modern-day piracy in Somalia but told from the perspective of the pirates Offiicial website:  http://lasthijack.com   

Wednesday 23rd December

Film reviews

Alice Butler and Paul Whitington review “In The Heart Of The Sea”, “Joy” and “The Danish Girl”

Monday 21st December

First Fortnight 2016 - film and Lucia Joyce

Film-makers Áine Stapleton and José Miguel Jiminez explain “Medicated Milk”, their film based on the life story of James Joyce’s daughter Lucia who spent a large part of her life in ...

Friday 18th December

Nick Read, director of "Bolshoi Babylon"

Nick Read, director of the documentary “Bolshoi Babylon” which tells the story of the drama, backstage fighting and intrigue in the Bolshoi Ballet company that culminated in an acid attack ...

Thursday 17th December

"Making A Murderer" on Netflix

Abie Philbin Bowman explains the story of the wrongful conviction of Steven Avery, the subject of the first of a new true-crime documentary series on Netflix - “Making A Murderer” ...

Film reviews

Brogen Hayes and Stephen Boyd review “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” and “Sisters”

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