Arena With Seán Rocks

Arena With Seán Rocks

Monday - Friday 7-8pm



Wednesday 10th December

"Blade Runner"

Harvey O’Brien discusses the complicated history of the1982 classic film “Blade Runner”

Thursday 4th December

Film reviews

Sorcha Kenny and Joe Griffin review “Men, Women & Children”, “Black Sea” and “The Pyramid”  

Thursday 27th November

Film reviews

Eithne Shortall and Chris Wasser review “Horrible Bosses 2” and the documentaries “I Am Ali” and “The Possibilities Are Endless”

Tuesday 25th November

Documentary film "Hockney"

Declan Long reviews a new documentary about the life and work of artist David Hockney – “Hockney”, directed by Randall Wright

Monday 24th November

"Rex Ingram: Visionary Director of the Silver Screen" by Ruth Barton

Ruth Barton talks about her book “Rex Ingram: Visionary Director of the Silver Screen” (published by University Press of Kentucky)

Thursday 20th November

Film reviews

Sinead Gleeson and Stephen Boyd mark the death of director Mike Nichols and review “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1”, “The Homesman” and “Get On Up”

Monday 17th November

Nuri Bilge Ceylan, film director

Tony Tracey profiles Turkish film director Nuri Bilge Ceylan, winner of the Palme D’Or at this year’s Cannes Film Festival for his film “Winter Sleep”

Thursday 13th November

Film reviews

Simon Maher and Brogen Hayes review “The Imitation Game”, “The Drop”, “Third Person” and “Standby”  

Wednesday 12th November

Video nasties and censorship

John Byrne on the documentary “Video Nasties: The Definitive Guide, Part 2” which explores some myths around the genre and how it battled with censorship in the 1980’s

Monday 10th November

Brian Gleeson, actor

Irish actor Brian Gleeson chats about his role in the new romantic comedy "Standby"



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