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# diff - Thursday 11 March, 2021

Trailer Watch: Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival special
# Vmdiff
# Vmdiff

Trailer Watch: Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival special

Mar 11th 2021, 8:00 PM 7,289 Views 2 Comments

We have trailers for films you can check out at this year’s Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival.

# diff - Sunday 7 March, 2021

'I handed in my dissertation on Monday - on Tuesday college was called off'
# Vmdiff
# Vmdiff

'I handed in my dissertation on Monday - on Tuesday college was called off'

Mar 7th 2021, 9:30 AM 21,326 Views 0 Comments

Students from Trinity College Dublin have made a documentary about their lives during the pandemic, which captures experiences from across the globe.

# diff - Saturday 6 March, 2021

How a thriller documentary about the murder of Jamal Khashoggi felt the chilling effect of Saudi oil dollars
# The Dissident
# The Dissident

How a thriller documentary about the murder of Jamal Khashoggi felt the chilling effect of Saudi oil dollars

Mar 6th 2021, 6:00 PM 40,016 Views 12 Comments

Filmmaker Bryan Fogel speaks to TheJournal.ie about his new film at the Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival.

# diff - Thursday 4 March, 2021

'If we were stopped by the authorities, we feared we could have been jailed or fined'
# A Worm In The Heart
# A Worm In The Heart

'If we were stopped by the authorities, we feared we could have been jailed or fined'

Mar 4th 2021, 10:30 AM 14,165 Views 5 Comments

A new Irish documentary looks at the crackdown on LGBT+ rights in Russia. We spoke to its director.

# diff - Wednesday 3 March, 2021

'For Sheriff Street to be seen outside of Ireland in a positive light, it feels like a dream'
# Up De Flats
# Up De Flats

'For Sheriff Street to be seen outside of Ireland in a positive light, it feels like a dream'

Mar 3rd 2021, 7:30 PM 36,837 Views 4 Comments

Artist Gemma Dunleavy features in Playback, a showcase premiering at the Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival this Sunday.

# diff - Thursday 25 February, 2021

The Irishman they call 'The Father Of The Cyborgs'
# Vmdiff
# Vmdiff

The Irishman they call 'The Father Of The Cyborgs'

Feb 25th 2021, 9:15 PM 27,962 Views 6 Comments

A new documentary looks at the work of Dr Phil Kennedy, who is based in the USA.

# diff - Wednesday 24 February, 2021

'I'm so lucky to have got it shot': Irish moviemakers on the challenges of getting their films on screen
# Vmdiff
# Vmdiff

'I'm so lucky to have got it shot': Irish moviemakers on the challenges of getting their films on screen

Feb 24th 2021, 7:30 PM 10,680 Views 0 Comments

In the run-up to Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival, we speak to Rachel Carey, AnneMarie Naughton and Eva Birthistle about releasing films in 2021.

# diff - Monday 22 February, 2021

'See as much as you can': How this virtual film festival is bringing 60 global new movies to your living room
# Sponsored By Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival
# Sponsored By Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival

'See as much as you can': How this virtual film festival is bringing 60 global new movies to your living room

Feb 22nd 2021, 2:50 PM 10,526 Views 2 Comments

The Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival is taking place until March 14.

# diff - Tuesday 16 February, 2021

WIN: Tell us your comfort film for a chance to win a season ticket to Dublin International Film Festival
# Competition
# Competition

WIN: Tell us your comfort film for a chance to win a season ticket to Dublin International Film Festival

Updated Feb 16th 2021, 6:48 PM 15,832 Views 57 Comments

The festival runs from 3 – 14 March online.

# diff - Monday 9 March, 2020

These were the best films at the Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival
# Film Awards
# Film Awards

These were the best films at the Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival

Mar 9th 2020, 11:36 AM 11,441 Views 1 Comment

The final film screened at the festival last night was Herself by Clare Dunne.

# diff - Friday 6 March, 2020

'Money is a challenge - and it rarely if ever feels glamorous': Irish filmmakers on how the industry really works
# Diff
# Diff

'Money is a challenge - and it rarely if ever feels glamorous': Irish filmmakers on how the industry really works

Mar 6th 2020, 6:30 AM 12,524 Views 3 Comments

We spoke to Lorcan Finnegan, Christine Molloy, Joe Lawlor and Neasa Hardiman.

# diff - Sunday 1 March, 2020

Quiz: How well do you know these classic Irish films?
# Homemade
# Homemade

Quiz: How well do you know these classic Irish films?

Mar 1st 2020, 10:00 PM 65,140 Views 20 Comments

Required viewing one and all.

# diff - Friday 28 February, 2020

'I started asking the question - who are the great female directors?'
# Women Make Film
# Women Make Film

'I started asking the question - who are the great female directors?'

Feb 28th 2020, 8:00 AM 14,152 Views 46 Comments

A new multi-part documentary aims to address the perception that women haven’t been directing films for decades.

# diff - Thursday 27 February, 2020

'I never felt such support in my life': The football club that has become a lifeline for homeless people
# Street Leagues
# Street Leagues

'I never felt such support in my life': The football club that has become a lifeline for homeless people

Updated Feb 27th 2020, 8:45 AM 13,664 Views 2 Comments

Homeless people from all walks of life attend regular training sessions in what has become a vital resource for players.

# diff - Sunday 23 February, 2020

Here are the top 10 international films to catch at the Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival
# Front Row
# Front Row

Here are the top 10 international films to catch at the Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival

Feb 23rd 2020, 7:00 PM 20,183 Views 1 Comment

Highlights will include the Irish premieres of True History of the Kelly Gang and Hearts and Bones.

# diff - Saturday 22 February, 2020

'Every single item has to earn its keep': Ireland's Oscar-nominated costume designer on how her job works
# Consolata Boyle
# Consolata Boyle

'Every single item has to earn its keep': Ireland's Oscar-nominated costume designer on how her job works

Feb 22nd 2020, 10:00 PM 16,376 Views 0 Comments

A look at how Consolata Boyle works on film sets around the world, and what we can learn from her job.

Here are the top Irish films to catch at the Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival
# Irish Movies
# Irish Movies

Here are the top Irish films to catch at the Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival

Feb 22nd 2020, 6:00 PM 21,897 Views 2 Comments

The festival runs from 26 February to 8 March.

# diff - Saturday 15 February, 2020

Opinion: Why are so many Irish men in crisis? 'Flicker' film director explores Irish masculinity
# Film Festival
# Film Festival

Opinion: Why are so many Irish men in crisis? 'Flicker' film director explores Irish masculinity

Feb 15th 2020, 7:30 PM 24,789 Views 63 Comments

‘Flicker’ opens at the Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival (DIFF) this month.

# diff - Monday 10 February, 2020

'It's a cinematic masterpiece': Our readers recommend their favourite Irish films
# Diff
# Diff

'It's a cinematic masterpiece': Our readers recommend their favourite Irish films

Feb 10th 2020, 7:30 PM 14,902 Views 20 Comments

The Dublin International Film Festival takes place at the end of this month.

# diff - Thursday 30 January, 2020

WIN: A season ticket to the 2020 Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival
# Competition
# Competition

WIN: A season ticket to the 2020 Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival

Jan 30th 2020, 6:30 AM 8,997 Views 3 Comments

As online media partner of the event, TheJournal.ie has some fabulous prizes to give away.

# diff - Tuesday 21 January, 2020

Over 100 films from 50 different countries announced for Dublin International Film Festival
# Diff
# Diff

Over 100 films from 50 different countries announced for Dublin International Film Festival

Jan 21st 2020, 6:31 PM 9,919 Views 4 Comments

The festival runs from 26 February to 8 March.

# diff - Thursday 13 June, 2019

One of Ireland's best-known film festivals has been forced to close its doors over a lack of funding
# Dingle
# Dingle

One of Ireland's best-known film festivals has been forced to close its doors over a lack of funding

Jun 13th 2019, 4:18 PM 18,980 Views 8 Comments

The festival was founded in 2007 and showcases cinema from around the world.

# diff - Monday 18 February, 2019

Brendan Gleeson and family team up for a short film about a psychic with terrible sons
# How We Made It
# How We Made It

Brendan Gleeson and family team up for a short film about a psychic with terrible sons

Feb 18th 2019, 8:00 PM 25,951 Views 14 Comments

Plus: We talk to short filmmakers Yasmine Akram and Sorcha Bacon to find out more about the medium.

# diff - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

Here's what's in store for this year's Dublin International Film Festival
# Front Row
# Front Row

Here's what's in store for this year's Dublin International Film Festival

Jan 23rd 2019, 3:30 PM 8,184 Views 15 Comments

Highlights will include the Irish premieres of Papi Chulo and Eighth Grade.

# diff - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

People are very excited that one of America's top comedians is coming to Ireland
# Amy Schumer
# Amy Schumer

People are very excited that one of America's top comedians is coming to Ireland

Jul 14th 2015, 8:00 PM 16,318 Views 30 Comments

And she’s bringing Judd Apatow and Bill Hader with her.