Film

Monday 20th February

"Lost In France", a music documentary by Niall McCann

Niall McCann, writer & director of the documentary “Lost In France” about the iconic Glasgow music label Chemikal Underground; it is screening in ADIFF

"Nails", an Irish horror film starring Shauna Macdonald and Ross Noble

Shauna Macdonald and comedian Ross Noble talk about their roles in the new Irish horror film "Nails", directed by Dennis Bartok and screening at ADIFF Further details: www.diff.ie

"Billions" on Sky Atlantic

Abie Philbin Bowman explains why the Sky Atlantic tv series “Billions” (with Damian Lewis and Paul Giamatti) is so good

Friday 17th February

'Minute Bodies: The Intimate World of F. Percy Smith', a film by Stuart Staples

Stuart Staples (Tindersticks singer) talks about directing “Minute Bodies: The Intimate World of F. Percy Smith”, about the man who pioneered various film and micro-photographic techniques to capture nature's secrets ...

Loves: "The Field" by John B Keane

Jean Butler explains why she loves the film of "The Field" by John B Keane

Thursday 16th February

Film reviews

Yvonne Judge and Simon Maher review "Fences", "The Founder" and "Hidden Figures"

Wednesday 15th February

A profile of African-American writer James Baldwin

Carl Austin profiles the African-American writer James Baldwin, as a documentary about his life "I Am Not Your Negro" is nominated for an Oscar

Tuesday 14th February

"Unless", a film by Alan Gilsenan

Film-maker Alan Gilsenan talks about adapting the Carol Shields novel "Unless" for the big screen; it is screening as part of the Audi Dublin International Film Festival

Thursday 9th February

Film reviews

Sorcha Kenny and Paul Whitington review "20th Century Women", "Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk" and "The Lego Batman Movie"    

Thursday 2nd February

Film reviews

Arlene Hunt and Justin MacGregor review "Loving", "Gold" and "Rings"

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