Wednesday 6th May

Orson Welles centenary

Ruth Barton marks the centenary of the birth of film-maker Orson Welles

Monday 4th May

Danny Huston

Danny Huston talks about his latest film “Pressure” and choosing acting as a career

Friday 1st May

Charlie Chaplin collection

John Byrne reviews “Charlie Chaplin: The Mutual Comedies, 1916-1917”, a collection of 12 Charlie Chaplin movies newly released on Blu Ray and DVD

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Thursday 30th April

Film reviews

Brogen Hayes and Stephen Boyd review “Far From The Madding Crowd”, “Get Up & Go”, and “Samba”

Tuesday 28th April

Irish film "Get Up & Go"

Peter Coonan and Killian Scott talk about acting together in the Irish film “Get Up & Go”

Thursday 23rd April

Film reviews

Ruth Barton and Justin McGregor review “Avengers: Age of Ultron”, “The Emperor’s New Clothes” and “The Good Lie”

Wednesday 22nd April

Documentary: "I Need A Dodge: Joe Strummer On The Run"

John Meagher reviews a new documentary on the impact his time in Spain had on post-Clash musician Joe Strummer – "I Need A Dodge: Joe Strummer On The Run”

Tuesday 21st April

Spotlight on the Irish film industry

Dr Roddy Flynn, DCU who will be keynote speaker at this weekend’s Spotlight, the IFI’s annual conference exploring the state of the Irish film industry

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Irish-language musical "Bonsoir Luna"

Writer/director Donncha Gilmore and producer Philip Hickey talk about “Bonsoir Luna”, an Irish-language musical made by students that has been selected for the Short Film Corner at this year’s Cannes Film Festival

Thursday 16th April

Film reviews

Gavin Burke and Vicki Notaro review “Glassland”, “Child 44” and “The Decent One”



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