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50 years, 50 films Vol II : L’Atalante (1934)Our series travelling through a century of cinema encounters an untouchable experiment in poetic realism.
- August 1, 2015, 19:44
Movie quiz for July 30thYou may want to engage your "little grey cells".
- July 31, 2015, 02:13
Five films to catch in AugustYes, you can fly with the Fantastic Four and get groovy with the Man from UNCLE. But consider other, less bossy entertainments as well.
- July 30, 2015, 21:55
Irish co-production 11 Minutes among intriguing Venice line-upThe latest from Jerzy Skolimowski is the Polish director's second collaboration with Element Pictures
- July 29, 2015, 21:44
Three Irish films announced for Toronto Film FestivalNo great surprises at the inclusion of The Lobster and Brooklyn. But interesting to note Lenny Abrahamson's Room is only a "Canadian" premiere
- July 28, 2015, 17:44
I return from the IASIL conference in YorkThat's the International Association for the Study of Irish Literatures to you. The Irish Times was there in an official capacity.
- July 27, 2015, 16:56
The trailer for Freeheld hits all the basesJulianne Moore and Ellen Page play a couple fighting the system in a film that already seems parked in the awards zone
- July 26, 2015, 22:07
50 years, 50 films Vol II: Bride of Frankenstein (1935)We reach the middle of the 1930s and (as it happens) Screenwriter's very favourite film.
- July 25, 2015, 17:30