Arena With Seán Rocks

    Monday - Friday 7-8pm

    Film

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    Film Reviews

    Roe McDermott and Simon Maher review "The Amazing Spider-Man 2", "The Sea", "We Are The Best" and "Love Punch"     

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    Film-maker Joshua Oppenheimer

    the film-maker Joshua Oppenheimer talks about his controversial documentary "The Act Of Killing" which challenges former Indonesian death-squad leaders to re-enact their mass-killings

    showing at the Lighthouse Cinema as part of the Darklight Festival - www.darklight.ie

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    James Joyce, music & creativity

    an interview with Padraig Trehy, director of “Shem The Penman Sings Again”, an experimental film exploring James Joyce’s love of singing and how he was inspired to write 'Finnegan's Wake' by his connection to tenor John McCormack

    More information on this project at www.shemthepenman.com 

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    Classic Movie

    Harvey O'Brien looks at the 1992 adaptation of Bram Stoker's "Dracula" starring Gary Oldman and directed by Francis Ford Coppola

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    Film Reviews

    Joe Griffin and Róisín O'Brien review latest film releases - "Calvary" with Brendan Gleeson, martial arts action sequel "The Raid 2" and "The Last Days On Mars" 

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    Director interview

    Gareth Evans, Welsh-born film director on his sequel "The Raid 2" and actor Iko Uwais who plays the character of Rama

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    Film Reviews

    Joe Griffin and Roe McDermott review "Noah", "The Double" and "Divergent"

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    Film Director interview

    Richard Ayoade, actor and director on his new film "The Double" starring  Jesse Eisenberg, inspired by the novel of the same name by Russian writer Fyodor Dostoyevsky

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    Actor interview

    Jared Harris talks about his latest role in the horror film "The Quiet Ones"

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    Film Director interview

    Swedish film director Lukas Moodysson talks about his latest film "We Are The Best" about 3 girls determined to start a punk band in the 1980's even though everybody tells them punk is dead       

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