Film Quiz

Film Quiz

Film Quiz €10 for a team of 5 // 7.30p.m. // Thursday July 12th // Black Gate Cultural Centre Panels, discussions and events So you think you know your films do you? Then test your knowledge at our brand new Film Quiz. Our quizmasters Gar O’Brien and Eamon...
Irish Talent: New Shorts One

Irish Talent: New Shorts One

Irish Talent: New Shorts One Thu 12 July / Town Hall Theatre / 10:00 The first programme in our series of live-action shorts presents nine films in a mix of traditional narrative and experimental storytelling. This programme features work from debut filmmakers and...
Irish Talent: New Shorts Two, Documentaries

Irish Talent: New Shorts Two, Documentaries

Irish Talent: New Shorts Two, Documentaries Thu 12 July / Town Hall Theatre / 12:00 A collection of short documentaries featuring intimate portrayals of both subject and artist. This programme takes us on a nostalgic journey to times past, while examining how...
The Man Who Wanted to Fly

The Man Who Wanted to Fly

The Man Who Wanted to Fly Thu 12 July / Pálás Screen 1 / 12:00 Tickets €10  Concession €9 BUY TICKETS “An intimate portrayal of a pair of octogenarians who refuse to be left behind in a fast-changing world.” — WF Five years in the making, produced by award-winning...
Cold November

Cold November

Cold November Thu 12 July / Pálás Screen 3 / 12:00 Tickets €10  Concession €9 BUY TICKETSFLEADH FAMILIES “An earnest coming-of-age picture to challenge preconceptions of what a girly film looks like.” — WF Deep in the wilderness of rural Middle America, 12-year-old...
Coast to Coast

Coast to Coast

Coast to Coast Thu 12 July / Pálás Screen 2 / 12:00 Tickets €6.50 BUY TICKETS “One of a number of films this year documenting the endurance of Irish characters.” — WF The Coast to Coast journey begins at the mouth of the Boyne in Mornington on Ireland’s Ancient East....
The Carnivore’s Dilemma

The Carnivore’s Dilemma

The Carnivore’s Dilemma Thu 12 July / Pálás Screen 2 / 13:30 Tickets €10  Concession €9 BUY TICKETS#RESIST “A journalistic investigation into industrialised farming that offers some sustainable alternatives.” — WF Prize-winning investigative journalist and filmmaker...
Fleadh Forum 2018

Fleadh Forum 2018

Fleadh Forum 2018 FREE (R.S.V.P. required) // The Veranda Bar, Galmont Hotel (formerly the Radisson) // Thursday July 12th // 1p.m. - 5p.m. R.S.V.P.Galway Film Fair Presented by Western Region Audiovisual Producers Fund (WRAP Fund) and Fís Éireann/Screen Ireland...
Short Film Retrospective : Programme Two (Thur)

Short Film Retrospective : Programme Two (Thur)

Short Film Retrospective : Programme Two Thur 12 July / Black Gate Cultural Centre / 1pm - 6pm Short Film Retrospective, 30 Years of Winning. To celebrate our 30th anniversary and three decades of exhibiting shorts, we are delighted to be screening some of our...
The Image You Missed

The Image You Missed

The Image You Missed Thu 12 July / Town Hall Theatre / 14:00 Tickets €10  Concession €9 BUY TICKETS “A beautiful meditation on fathers and sons that reaches across the void of time through the medium of film.” — WF Drawing on over 30 years of unique and...
Good Favour

Good Favour

Good Favour Thu 12 July / Pálás Screen 1 / 14:00 Tickets €10  Concession €9 BUY TICKETS “Daly succeeds at imagining the hardship and tarnished idealism of a religious community.” — Variety A teenage stranger welcomed into a household in a devout Christian village...
Hear My Voice

Hear My Voice

Hear My Voice Thu 12 July / Pálás Screen 3 / 14:00 Free-of-charge BUY TICKETSNORTHERN EXPOSURE “In this short art doc, director Brendan Byrne genuinely captures the beauty of Colin Davidson’s paintings, as his paintings, in-turn, capture the human beauty of their...
Soufra

Soufra

Soufra Thu 12 July / Pálás Screen 2 / 15:00 Tickets €10  Concession €9 BUY TICKETSFRAMING BORDERS “A feel-good doc that’s clear-eyed and grounded in tough realities.” — The Hollywood Reporter Soufra follows the inspirational story of intrepid social entrepreneur,...
The Life After

The Life After

The Life After Thu 12 July / Town Hall Theatre / 15:45 Tickets €10  Concession €9 BUY TICKETSNORTHERN EXPOSURE “An interesting approach to documenting intimate accounts of loss to The Troubles.” — WF 3,532 people were killed and 47,541 injured as a result of The...
Obey

Obey

Obey Thu 12 July / Pálás Screen 1 / 16:15 Tickets €10  Concession €9 BUY TICKETSUK FOCUS “Obey is a well-directed, well-acted film that cleverly meshes news footage of the riots with staged fictional scenes.” — The Guardian The clashing of two very different worlds...
Tehran Taboo

Tehran Taboo

Tehran Taboo Thu 12 July / Pálás Screen 2 / 16:30 Tickets €10  Concession €9 BUY TICKETSANIMATION “Using skillful, involving storytelling and beautifully executed rotoscoped photography, director Ali Soozandeh creates a world of intersecting urban miseries and...
World Shorts: Programme One

World Shorts: Programme One

World Shorts: Programme One Thu 12 July / Pálás Screen 3 / 15:00 A new programme of the best in short filmmaking from across the world. This programme of Irish premieres features a selection of documentary, live-action and animated films. BUY TICKETSSHORTS Prisoner of...
IFI Local Films for Local People

IFI Local Films for Local People

IFI Local Films for Local People Thu 12 July / Thoor Ballylee / 15:00 BUY TICKETSGALWAY ON FILM This year, the Fleadh takes to the road with a programme of films from the IFI Irish Film Archive, celebrating the life and legacy of Yeats’ great friend and co-founder of...
Lucid

Lucid

Lucid Thu 12 July / Pálás Screen 3 / 17:00 Tickets €10  Concession €9 BUY TICKETSUK FOCUS “A promising debut that elicits pitch perfect performances.” — WF Isolated in a big city with no friends, young Zel simultaneously fears and craves intimacy. He has a pitiful...
Behold My Heart

Behold My Heart

Behold My Heart Thu 12 July / Town Hall Theatre / 18:00 Tickets €11  Concession €10 BUY TICKETS “An actors gift of a script, expertly realised by Joshua Leonard and Marisa Tomei, into a tender examination of grief.” — WF There’s an unwritten rule in families that no...