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    Here We Are, At The Risk Of Our Lives” - Irish popular culture and 1916

    Dr Susanne Colleary, theatre academic and one of the creators of “Here We Are, At The Risk Of Our Lives”, a new cinematic installation in public libraries showing how Irish popular culture reflected the political and revolutionary tensions of 1916 as seen through the eyes of fictitious music hall performer Kitty Kelly

    Full details:  /www.dublincity.ie/main-menu-services-culture-and-amenities-dublin-city-public-libraries-and-archive-events/here-we-are

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    Film reviews

    Brogen Hayes and Hilary White review “Captain America: Civil War”, “Demolition”, “Son of Saul” and “Atlantic”

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    A history of Captain America

    Chris Wasser with a history of the character of Captain America, from his first appearance 75 years ago in Marvel comics to his latest depiction on film

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    Profile of photographer Robert Mapplethorpe

    Photographer Jackie Nickerson profiles the controversial American photographer Robert Mapplethorpe ahead of the release of a new documentary “Mapplethorpe: Look At The Pictures”

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    Film reviews

    Sorcha Kenny and Gavin Burke review “Bastille Day”, “Louder Than Bombs” and “Miles Ahead”

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    Terence Davies, film director

    Film director Terence Davies talks about his style of film-making, his latest film “A Quiet Passion” about the life of American poet Emily Dickenson, he is receiving an Outstanding Contribution to Film Award at next week’s Belfast Film Festival

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    Film reviews

    Clara Rose Thornton and Chris Wasser review “Eye In The Sky”, “The Brand New Testament” and “Despite The Falling Snow”

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    "The Last Hotel" comes to Sky Arts television

    Philip Edgar Jones, Director of Sky Arts television channel chats about their screening of Enda Walsh’s opera “The Last Hotel” and the challenge of balancing arts programming with commercial television interests

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    Film reviews

    Ruth Barton and Joe Griffin review “The Man Who Knew Infinity”, “Midnight Special” and “Dheepan”

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