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.
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.
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.
#IFI: Irish Film Institute to host Robert Bresson Retrospective this July - This July, the Irish Film Institute will present a full retrospective of the feature films of revered French director Robert Bresson.
#Festival: Biodiversity and headstrong heroines headline the 2019 IFI Family Festival - The Irish Film Institute has announced the 2019 IFI Family Festival, which this year runs from Friday, July 26th to Sunday, July 28th.
#IrishFilmCulture: IFI launches major fundraising campaign ahead of refurbishment project - The Irish Film Institute (IFI) today launches a major fundraising initiative ahead of a wide-ranging refurbishment project coming this August.
#Event: Q&A with Asif Kapadia after Diego Maradona screening at IFI on June 11th - Multi award-winning director Asif Kapadia to attend special preview screening of new film Diego Maradona at the Irish Film Institute, Tuesday June 11th.
#Season: IFI presents Dark Skies: Man vs Machine from June 8-30 - The IFI has announced its third Dark Skies season, which this year will run from June 8th to 30th, and will have Man vs Machine as its theme
#IrishFilm: IFI National’s Local Films for Local People returns for 6th national tour - The Irish Film Institute will again bring films from the IFI Irish Film Archive to communities across the country via IFI National's Local Films for Local People initiative
#IFI: Memory, Trish McAdam and Irish Film in the spotlight at the IFI this May - Memory on screen, the work of Trish McAdam, and James Hickey under the spotlight kick off summer at the Irish Film Institute this May.
#IrishFilm History: The Loopline Collection Volume 1 released on IFI Player - The Irish Film Institute unveils the first volume of The Loopline Collection, showcasing materials from Loopline Film, one of Ireland’s most influential production companies.