Ghosts, love, and a French film

Thu, Feb 26, 2015

PAUL HAS an usual way of earning a living – he writes funeral orations, but his friend Victor is worried that he does not get out enough. Then Emma enters his life.

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A girl caught in the middle of extremes

Thu, Feb 19, 2015

MARIA IS a 14-year-old caught between the extremes of a strict Catholic community and secular classmates who bully her for remaining religious.

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Film on the trial of Adolf Eichmann

Thu, Feb 19, 2015

Eichmann on trial in Jerusalem in 1961.

THE TRIAL of Adolf Eichmann, one of the major organisers of the Holocaust, is the subject of the film The Specialist, which will be screened in NUI Galway’s Huston School of Film & Digital Media on Monday February 23 at 6.30pm,

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Special needs punk-rockers and fly-fish bait makers

Wed, Feb 18, 2015

Finnish punk band Pertti Kurikan Nimipälvät, the subject of the documentary The Punk Syndrome.

A FINNISH punk band, whose members are special needs adults, and a woman who makes fly fishing bait, are the subjects of two documentaries to be screened in Athenry this weekend.

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Connemara students to feature in new experimental film-festival

Mon, Feb 16, 2015

Chloé Ní Dhroighneáin, a transition year pupil from Scoil Chuimsitheach Chiarain, An Cheathrú Rua, films the action on a Super 8 camera during a workshop with artist/film-maker Vivienne Dick.

A FILM by transition year students from Scoil Chuimsitheach Chiaráin in An Cheathrú Rua, is to be screened alongside work by such visionary directors as Werner Herzog and the late Derek Jarman at Wild-Screen.

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Bondage? S&M? It has to be Fifty Shades of Grey

Thu, Feb 12, 2015

THE CONTROVERSIAL, best-selling erotic novel Fifty Shades of Grey finally hits cinema screens and will be shown in The Eye Cinema on Friday February 13.

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I’m a boy but my mom won’t admit it

Thu, Feb 12, 2015

IS HE masculine? Is he feminine? Is he straight or is he gay? He’s not sure, and it’s hard when his mother wants to treat her growing boy as a little girl.

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American Sniper to kick-start subtitled screenings at IMC

Tue, Feb 10, 2015

Bradley Cooper as US Navy SEAL Chris Kyle in American Sniper.

AMERICAN SNIPER, the new film starring Bradley Cooper and directed by Clint Eastwood, will be screened with subtitles this Thursday at 6.30pm in the IMC Galway.

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Charlie’s Country - a look at Aboriginal life

Thu, Feb 05, 2015

THE HARSH lives and prejudices faced by Australian Aboriginies is captured in Charlie’s Country, to be screened by the Galway Film Society in the Town Hall Theatre on Sunday [February 8] at 8pm.

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When the Nazis occupied France

Thu, Jan 29, 2015

FROM 1940 to 1944 France was occupied by Nazi Germany, and this tragic period is the setting for Franco-German film Diplomacy which screens in Galway this weekend.

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Subtitle - a feast of European cinema

Thu, Jan 22, 2015

BOX OFFICE smashes from Russia, Germany, France, Italy, Finland, Denmark, and Sweden will be screened in a feast of continental cinema at the Town Hall Theatre from January 30 to February 31.

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Italian film for the Town Hall

Thu, Jan 22, 2015

A FILM which begins at the end, Human Capital, to be screened in Galway this weekend, approaches a tragic death from three very different perspectives.

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The world is on screen

Thu, Jan 15, 2015

A scene from Australian film Charlie's Country.

FAMILY DRAMAS, WWII, gender identity, comic adventures, and examinations of Australian and Russian society will be played out on-screen as part of the Galway Film Society’s winter/spring season of films at the Town Hall Theatre.

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Akumakon 2015 - Galway’s celebration of Japan and manga

Tue, Jan 13, 2015

The River Corrib and canals welkway off O'Brien's Bridge as depicted in the Japanese cartoon Fractale.

YUTAKA YAMAMOTO, the Japanese animator and director who created a cartoon series set in Galway, will discuss how and why the city was such an inspiration to him, when he attends this year’s Akumakon festival.

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Palm D’Or winning Turkish film to be screened next week

Thu, Jan 08, 2015

WINTER SLEEP, the Turkish film The Guardian described as a “compelling drama” and a “powerful meditation on guilt”, will be shown in Galway this weekend.

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Who’s that girl?

Thu, Jan 08, 2015

Jan Vermeer's Girl With A Pearl Earring (1665).

IT IS one of the most famous works in Western art and the most widely known work of 17th century Dutch painter Jan Vermeer. It is Girl With A Pearl Earring.

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The Nutcracker @ The Eye Cinema

Thu, Dec 18, 2014

THE NUTCRACKER, one of ballet’s greatest and best loved works, will be performed in Moscow by Russia’s Bolshoi Ballet, but Galway audiences can see it as well.

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Olaf Tyaransen film to be shown on RTÉ 2

Thu, Dec 11, 2014

Olaf Tyaransen and Larry Love.

DON’T YOU Know Who I Am? the acclaimed rock‘n’roll short film written and produced by award-winning Galway author Olaf Tyaransen, will be screened on RTÉ 2.

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A comedy opera by Wagner

Thu, Dec 11, 2014

Johan Botha as 
Die Meistersinger.

DIE MEISTERSINGER von Nürnberg, a comedy-opera by Richard Wagner is being staged at New York’s Metropolitan Opera and will be broadcast live to The Eye, Wellpark.

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White Christmas on the big screen

Thu, Dec 04, 2014

THE FILM that gave the world one of the best loved of all Christmas songs will be shown in the Town Hall Theatre this Sunday at 3.30pm.

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