Opening Film: Song of Granite

Opening Film: Song of Granite

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 Song of Granite Tues 11 July / Town Hall Theatre / 19:30 / Teens and up Buy TicketsNew Irish Cinema “Modest in subject but ambitious in form, Song of Granite delivers a profile of not just a singer but the country...
Opening Gala with the Atlantic Rhythm Section

Opening Gala with the Atlantic Rhythm Section

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 Opening Night Gala w/The Atlantic Rhythm Section Tuesday July 11th / Festival HQ (Galway Rowing Club) / 10.00p.m. / 18+ Free entry with ticket from opening night screeningFestival HQ events Join us after our opening...
Whitney: Can I Be Me

Whitney: Can I Be Me

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 Whitney: Can I Be Me Tues 11 July / Town Hall Theatre / 22:00 / Older Teens and up Buy ticketsMusic “Can I Be Me reveals some very dark truths about the high price of fame, and the danger in insisting entertainers...
Screen Industries on the Periphery: Policy and Practice

Screen Industries on the Periphery: Policy and Practice

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 21st Galway Film Fair 13th – 16th July 2017 Screen Industries on the Periphery: Policy and Practice Wednesday July 12th / Huston Main (Room 202), Huston School of Film and Digital Media / 9.30a.m – 1.30pm...
New Irish Shorts 1

New Irish Shorts 1

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 New Irish Shorts 1 Wed 12 July / Town Hall Theatre / 12:00 / Older Teens and up Buy TicketsShorts The first in our series of live action shorts programmes features eight films in a mix of themes which highlight the...
Columbus

Columbus

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 Columbus Wed 12 July / Cinemobile / 11:15 / Teens and up Buy ticketsWorld Cinema “This is a specialised art house treat that announces the arrival of a new director who combines small-scale, Ozu-like humanism with an...
Insyriated

Insyriated

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 Insyriated Wed 12 July / Cinemobile / 13:15 / Teens and up Buy ticketsHuman Rights “A concisely-told story that couldn’t be more timely in view of the traumas currently afflicting the Syrian people.” — Screen Daily...
The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin

The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin Wed 12 July / Town Hall Studio / 13:30 / Older Teens and up Buy ticketsOut On Film “Maupin offers a disarmingly frank look at the journey that took him from the jungles of Vietnam...
City of Ghosts

City of Ghosts

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 City of Ghosts Wed 12 July / Cinemobile / 15:15 / Teens and up Buy ticketsHuman Rights “A real-life international thriller, City of Ghosts […] is the story of a brave group of citizen journalists as they face...
New Irish Shorts: Way Out West

New Irish Shorts: Way Out West

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 New Irish Shorts: Way Out West Wed 12 July / Radisson Blu / 14:30 / Older Teens and up Buy TicketsShorts The Galway Film Fleadh presents a Shorts programme showcasing film and filmmakers from the West of Ireland....
The Peacemaker

The Peacemaker

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 The Peacemaker Wed 12 July / Town Hall Theatre / 14:00 / Teens and up Buy ticketsHuman Rights “The deep heart and mystery of The Peacemaker are most keenly felt in the personal struggles of its central character,...
IFI Local Films for Local People: Yet More Glimpses of Galway

IFI Local Films for Local People: Yet More Glimpses of Galway

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 IFI Local Films for Local People: Yet More Glimpses of Galway Wed 12 July / Town Hall Theatre / 16:00 / All Ages Buy ticketsGalway is Film The programme will be introduced by Sunniva O’Flynn (IFI) and by...
Bang! The Bert Berns Story

Bang! The Bert Berns Story

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 Bang! The Bert Berns Story Wed 12 July / Town Hall Studio / 15:30 / Teens and up Buy ticketsMusic “If you love the music Berns made, you’ll love this movie; if you don’t, I feel for you, but “Bang!” might...
Nature Of The Beast

Nature Of The Beast

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 Nature of the Beast Wed 12 July / Town Hall Studio / 17:30 / Teens and up Buy ticketsFeature Documentary “A powerful and inspiring, not to mention timely, portrait of the left-wing icon and Labour fire-brand Dennis...
Little Cinema Showcase

Little Cinema Showcase

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 Little Cinema Showcase Wed 12 July / Róisín Dubh / 18:00 Buy ticketsGalway is Film The Little Cinema is a monthly showcase of short films, music videos and documentaries being made in Galway and beyond. An “open mic”...
Mad To Be Normal

Mad To Be Normal

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 Mad to be Normal Wed 12 July / Cinemobile / 19:15 / Older Teens and up Buy ticketsWorld Cinema “David Tennant gives a brilliant performance as R.D. Laing, the radical psychiatrist who rewrote the rules on mental...
Rocky Ros Muc

Rocky Ros Muc

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 Rocky Ros Muc Wed 12 July / Town Hall Theatre / 18:00 / Teens and up Buy ticketsGalway is Film “While the film is ostensibly about Mannion’s unlikely rise through the US boxing ranks, it also explores a range of...
The Sun, the Sun Blinded Me

The Sun, the Sun Blinded Me

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 The Sun, the Sun Blinded Me Wed 12 July / Town Hall Studio / 19:30 / Older Teens and up Buy ticketsFocus On Poland “Resisting the easy psychology of a narrative voiceover, the Sasnals have created a brutally austere...
The Big Sick

The Big Sick

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 The Big Sick Wed 12 July / Town Hall Theatre / 20:00 / Older Teens and up Buy ticketsWorld Cinema “Producers Judd Apatow and Barry Mendel and director Michael Showalter steadily guide us through writer/star...
Sour Grapes

Sour Grapes

29th Galway Film Fleadh 11th – 16th July 2017 Sour Grapes Wed 12 July / Radisson / 20:00 / Mature Buy ticketsSpecial Event “A real-life comic mystery fit for Hercule Poirot, complete with a cast of privileged dupes the average viewer probably won’t feel much...