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# irish-film-institute - Thursday 25 June, 2020

'Something is going to break': Omniplex boss says cinemas won't be viable long-term with 2m social distancing
# Phase Three
# Phase Three

'Something is going to break': Omniplex boss says cinemas won't be viable long-term with 2m social distancing

Jun 25th 2020, 4:32 PM 17,784 Views 27 Comments

The acceleration of the reopening roadmap has allowed businesses like cinemas to open earlier than expected.

# irish-film-institute - Saturday 6 June, 2020

'There's 35 years of history there': Documentary takes behind-the-scenes look at Together For Yes campaign
# Repeal The Eighth
# Repeal The Eighth

'There's 35 years of history there': Documentary takes behind-the-scenes look at Together For Yes campaign

Jun 6th 2020, 7:00 AM 13,365 Views 35 Comments

Anna Rodgers, the director of When Women Won, discusses the importance of history when it comes to the ‘repeal’ campaign.

# irish-film-institute - Saturday 24 February, 2018

The IFI is completely refurbishing its two biggest screens as part of a major revamp
# Irish Film Institute
# Irish Film Institute

The IFI is completely refurbishing its two biggest screens as part of a major revamp

Feb 24th 2018, 9:45 AM 8,044 Views 8 Comments

The film institute is also opening a new archive building at Maynooth University.

# irish-film-institute - Friday 17 March, 2017

Watch: A play about St Patrick from 1958 (with Irish kings and druids)
# An Tóstal
# An Tóstal

Watch: A play about St Patrick from 1958 (with Irish kings and druids)

Mar 17th 2017, 12:00 PM 6,088 Views 5 Comments

The clip, made available by the Irish Film Institute, forms part of an advertisement from 1958 promoting Ireland.

# irish-film-institute - Friday 26 February, 2016

6 things I learned when I got to hold an Oscar today
# IFI
From The Daily Edge
# IFI

6 things I learned when I got to hold an Oscar today

Feb 26th 2016, 6:33 PM 5,912 Views 1 Comment

How’d ya like that, Leo.

# irish-film-institute - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Love old ads? A whole load of them are set to be archived
# Vintage Tv
# Vintage Tv

Love old ads? A whole load of them are set to be archived

Oct 1st 2014, 8:05 PM 13,974 Views 17 Comments

Several organisations have been awarded funds from the BAI to archive old programming, music and advertisements.

# irish-film-institute - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Shhh! Let's go to the cinema just like it's 1914
# Wartime Watching
# Wartime Watching

Shhh! Let's go to the cinema just like it's 1914

Jul 24th 2014, 9:30 AM 6,306 Views 7 Comments

Charlie Chaplin, looping-the-loop, and suffragettes in action get a rare outing on Dublin screen.

# irish-film-institute - Monday 9 December, 2013

Want to be a film critic? Here’s your chance
# Everyone's A Critic
# Everyone's A Critic

Want to be a film critic? Here’s your chance

Dec 9th 2013, 3:45 PM 11,139 Views 6 Comments

The Irish Film Institute has set up an award scheme for potential movie critics in tribute to late programmer Pete Walsh.

# irish-film-institute - Thursday 15 August, 2013

Story of late-term abortion doctors in USA set for Irish film festival
# Controversy
# Controversy

Story of late-term abortion doctors in USA set for Irish film festival

Aug 15th 2013, 4:24 PM 9,924 Views 113 Comments

Stranger Than Fiction festival in Dublin will see Irish premiere of controversial documentary, with one of the doctors to attend the screening.

# irish-film-institute - Friday 4 January, 2013

Irish Film Institute highlights Roman Polanski films
# Film
# Film

Irish Film Institute highlights Roman Polanski films

Jan 4th 2013, 7:30 PM 5,763 Views 31 Comments

Controversial director under the spotlight in January schedule of films as two of his major movies are re-released.

# irish-film-institute - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

Every Hitchcock film ever to play in Irish Film Institute
# Call Me Al
# Call Me Al

Every Hitchcock film ever to play in Irish Film Institute

Dec 4th 2012, 8:30 PM 4,361 Views 10 Comments

Well, every one of his 52 surviving films. Which is rather a lot.

# irish-film-institute - Monday 2 April, 2012

Irish Film Institute gets new Director
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Irish Film Institute gets new Director

Apr 2nd 2012, 6:18 PM 2,480 Views 7 Comments

Ross Keane moves into the hot seat as current IFI head goes to IMMA.

# irish-film-institute - Friday 4 November, 2011

Watch: Saoirse Ronan with JFK and Michael Collins in IFI funding appeal
# Irish Film
From The Daily Edge
# Irish Film

Watch: Saoirse Ronan with JFK and Michael Collins in IFI funding appeal

Nov 4th 2011, 11:06 AM 1,547 Views 7 Comments

The Irish actress has joined an appeal for funding to preserve the film institute’s historic archive.