The Irish Film Institute is Ireland’s national cultural institution for film. It provides audiences throughout Ireland with access to the finest independent, Irish and international cinema. It preserves and promotes Ireland’s moving image heritage through the IFI Irish Film Archive, and provides opportunities for audiences of all ages and backgrounds to learn and critically engage with film.

IFI Call for Entries for IFI Documentary Festival 2020 - Submissions are now open for Irish short documentaries (under 20 min) and Irish feature-length documentaries (over 60 min) for IFI Documentary Festival 2020
John Boorman IFI to host John Boorman in March for launch of new book Conclusions - The Irish Film Instuitute (IFI) has announced a special event on Thursday, March 12th to celebrate the publication of John Boorman's new book Conclusions.
Saoirse Ronan The Irish Film Institute announces Saoirse Ronan as new IFI Ambassador - The Irish Film Institute (IFI) has announced multi-award-winning actress Saoirse Ronan as its inaugural IFI Ambassador.
IFI announces inaugural IFI Archive playlist, curated by director Lenny Abrahamson. Available now on the IFI Player. Lenny Abrahamson curates the first IFI Player Filmmaker Playlist - Irish Film Institute announces inaugural IFI Archive playlist, curated by director Lenny Abrahamson. Available now on the IFI Player.
IFI November at the IFI is jampacked with treats - November at the Irish Film Institute sees the return of the IFI French Film Festival and a whole lot more.
IFI Wins Second International Archive Award Irish Film Institute wins second International Archive Award - Irish Film Institute (IFI) has been awarded an inaugural JTS Award in recognition of its pioneering digital preservation work.
Dark Lies the Island Horror and more at the IFI this October - Festival season at the IFI shows no signs of slowing down in October with the return of its annual gorefest IFI Horrorthon and the Dublin Arabic Film Festival
Joker IFI to screen Joker in 70mm daily from October 4th - The Irish Film Institute (IFI) will present one of the year's most anticipated films, Todd Phillips’s Joker, in 70mm, daily from Friday, October 4th
The IFI has announced that author George R.R. Martin will visit the IFI for a screening of sci-fi classic Forbidden Planet in 35mm on August 17th at 8pm. George R.R. Martin visits the IFI for a special screening of Forbidden Planet this August - The IFI has announced that author George R.R. Martin will visit the IFI for a screening of sci-fi classic Forbidden Planet in 35mm on August 17th at 8pm.
IFI - Irish Film Institute Hot hits and cool movies this July at the IFI - A star-studded July continues a busy summer at the Irish Film Institute (IFI) with a full retrospective of the films of iconic French director Robert Bresson, and a whole lot more.

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