Film

Thursday 9th March

Film reviews

Sarah Griffin and Justin MacGregor review "Kong: Skull Island" and "Elle"

Wednesday 8th March

King Kong on screen

Chris Wasser with a history of King Kong on screen

Tuesday 7th March

"Peripheral Visions: John T Davis, A Retrospective" at the IFI

Northern Irish film-maker/musician John T Davis who is the subject of a film retrospective at the IFI; he chats about his documentaries exploring the punk scene in Northern Ireland in ...

Friday 3rd March

"Alice Neel: Dr Jekyll and Mrs Hyde", a documentary by BBC1 Imagine

Cristín Leach reviews the BBC1 Imagine documentary "Dr Jekyll and Mrs Hyde", a look at the life and career of American figurative portrait painter Alice Neel, made by her grandson ...

Thursday 23rd February

Film reviews

Brogen Hayes and Gavin Burke review "Patriot's Day", "It's Only The End Of The World" and "George Best: All By Himself"

Wednesday 22nd February

Best Picture winners at the Oscars

Chris Wasser looks ahead to what is likely to win Best Picture at the Oscars this weekend and looks at the great films from the past that didn't win  

Tuesday 21st February

"A Quiet Passion", a film by Terence Davies

Film-maker Terence Davies chats about why he was drawn to making his latest film “A Quiet Passion”, a biographical drama about the life and work of poet Emily Dickinson which is ...

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

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