Friday 25th March

Rebecca Daly, director of "Mammal"

Irish film director Rebecca Daly talks about her latest film ‘Mammal’ which explores the controversial concept of a mother who leaves her family

Thursday 24th March

Film reviews

Eithne Shortall and Gavin Burke review “My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2”, “Disorder” and “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice”

Wednesday 23rd March

Holly Hunter, star of “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice”

Holly Hunter talks about her role in new superhero film “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” and previous roles in film, theatre and television

Tuesday 22nd March

Superman on screen

Chris Wasser with a history of Superman on screen

Friday 18th March

Film reviews

Sarah Griffin and Brian Lloyd review “Sing Street”, “Risen” and “Rock The Kasbah”

Wednesday 16th March

1966 drama "Insurrection" returns to RTÉ television

Kay Sheehy with a guide to the 8-part RTÉ television drama “Insurrection” from 1966, about news coverage reporting on the 1916 Rising as it happens, which is being re-broadcast by RTÉ starting this Friday

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Tuesday 15th March


Joe Griffin with a guide to films which have a film-within-a-film plotline

Monday 14th March

"Sing Street" writer/director John Carney

Film-maker John Carney talks about his latest film “Sing Street”

Friday 11th March

"Our Kind", a film about Roger Casement by visual artist Alan Phelan

Visual artist Alan Phelan explains the concept behind his short film currently showing at the Hugh Lane Gallery - “Our Kind” asks the question if Roger Casement hadn’t been executed, might he have sought exile in Norway with his former manservant?

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"Traders", written and directed by Peter Murphy and Rachael Moriarty

Peter Murphy and Rachael Moriarty, co-writers and co-directors of new Irish film, the darkly comic thriller “Traders”



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