• Phil Lynott: Songs for While I'm Away Poster

    Phil Lynott: Songs for While I'm Away

    Phil Lynott: Songs for While I'm Away Poster

    Phil Lynott: Songs for While I'm Away

    SONGS FOR WHILE I’M AWAY is a feature documentary on the life and music of Phil Lynott, telling the story of how a young black boy from working class 1950's Dublin, became Ireland's greatest Rock Star.   As lead singer of Thin Lizzy, Phil Lynott was a songwriter, a poet, a dreamer, a wildman. Told extensively through the words of Phil himself and focusing on some of his iconic songs, the film gets to the heart of  Philip, the father, the husband, the friend, the son, the rock icon, the poet and the dreamer.

  • Rialto Poster

    Rialto

    Rialto Poster

    Rialto

    Colm is in his mid-forties, married, with two teenage children. Still grieving the death of his father, a destructive figure in his life, Colm struggles with his relationship to his own son. At work, a recent takeover threatens his job and unable to share his vulnerability with his wife, Colm’s world is falling apart around him. In the midst of this crisis, Colm solicits sex from a young man called Jay. This encounter and his growing infatuation has a deep effect on Colm. He finds a comfort in Jay that no one else can provide.

  • Broken Law Poster

    Broken Law

    Broken Law Poster

    Broken Law

    Broken Law tells the story of two estranged brothers on opposite sides of the law. Dave Connolly is a respected member of the Garda Síochána but his loyalty to the force gets tested by his ex-convict brother Joe following a botched robbery. Suddenly Dave finds himself embroiled in a cover-up that leads to a secret relationship with Amia, an unhappily married woman who also happens to be the victim of his brother's latest crime.

    Broken Law is a taut and tense thriller that examines family loyalty, legacy and how far we will go to protect the ones we love.

  • The 8th Poster

    The 8th

    The 8th Poster

    The 8th

    Following veteran campaigner Ailbhe Smyth as she navigates the complexities of convincing a historically conservative electorate to vote for women’s reproductive autonomy, The 8th tells the story of how Ireland overturned one of the world’s most restrictive laws on abortion. This documentary is a vivid exploration of the political and cultural history that charts the transformation of a country
  • An Engineer Imagines Poster

    An Engineer Imagines

    An Engineer Imagines Poster

    An Engineer Imagines

    Tracing Rice's extraordinary life and career, from his Dundalk childhood to his work on the Sydney Opera House, The Pompidou Centre and the Lloyd's building, to his untimely death in 1992, Marcus Robinson (also Queen's alumni) uses stunning time-lapse photography and revealing interviews to tell the story of a genius who stood in the shadow of architectural icons. This is the story of a man who pushed the boundaries of art and science to achieve the unimaginable.

  • True History of the Kelly Gang Poster

    True History of the Kelly Gang

    True History of the Kelly Gang Poster

    True History of the Kelly Gang

    Set against the badlands of colonial Australia where the English rule with a bloody fist and the Irish endure, Ned Kelly discovers he comes from a line of Irish rebels—an uncompromising army of cross dressing bandits immortalised for terrorising their oppressors back in Ireland. Nurtured by the notorious bushranger, Harry Power and fuelled by the unfair arrest of his mother, Kelly recruits a wild bunch of warriors to plot one of the most audacious attacks of anarchy and rebellion the country has ever seen.

  • Arracht Poster

    Arracht

    Arracht Poster

    Arracht

    Accused of a crime he didn’t commit, Coleman Sharkey has to abandon his family and flee to a remote island. When the famine engulfs his community and takes his wife and child, he is left with nothing but a solitary life. Coleman evades the law and fights starvation until he meets a girl named Kitty who helps him find a reason to live. Cuirtear coir i leith Coleman Sharkey, coir nach ndearna sé, agus caithfidh sé a theaghlach a thréigean agus cur faoi ar oileáinín iargúlta. Déanann an gorta slad ar an bpobal, sciobann uaidh a bhean agus a pháiste agus níl aige sa saol ach an t-uaigneas agus é ar a theitheadh ó fhórsaí an dlí, ag iarraidh gan bás a fháil den ocras. Buaileann sé le cailín darb ainm Cití a thugann cúis dó a bheith beo.

  • A Dog Called Money Poster

    A Dog Called Money

    A Dog Called Money Poster

    A Dog Called Money

    Award-winning photographer Seamus Murphy has made a film that investigates the creative process behind his project with PJ Harvey. While tracing the sources of songs and detailing the journey of their birth, he brings to life the people and the places at their very heart.

  • Animals Poster

    Animals

    Animals Poster

    Animals

    After a decade of partying, Laura and Tyler’s friendship is strained by Laura’s new love and her focus on her novel. Based on Emma Jane Unsworth’s awardwinning novel, this is a snapshot of a modern woman with competing desires, at once a celebration of female friendship and an examination of the choices we make when facing a crossroads.

  • The Man Who Wanted to Fly Poster

    The Man Who Wanted to Fly

    The Man Who Wanted to Fly Poster

    The Man Who Wanted to Fly

    'The Man Who Wanted To Fly' tells the irresistible story of 80-something bachelor farmer Bobby Coote. He left school at 13 and says his reading and writing isn't great. Bobby fixes clocks and spends a lot of time in his back shed making violins from old furniture. But he's never lost sight of a lifelong dream to fly. Capturing the wonder of one man's dreams, The Man Who Wanted To Fly is a unique journey into a disappearing Irish border hinterland.