Joe Lawlor

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DIFF 2020: the festival programme includes Rose Plays Julie, featuring Ann Skelly, Orla Brady and Aidan Gillen

The 2020 Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival will feature the film-maker Charlie Kaufman, a string of new Irish films, and Women Make Film(...)

Maria Bailey: Earlier this month, a motion of no confidence was tabled in Ms Bailey. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A Fine Gael meeting in Dún Laoghaire, which will see members vote on whether changes should be made to the party’s general election ticket, has been f(...)

Tom and Vera

Samuel Beckett Theatre **A frustrated, debt-ridden, middle-aged Irish couple plot to rob a bank. It’s a premise worthy of a comic caper movie, but thi(...)

Aidan Gillen in Mister John
Mister John

The latest film from Irish conceptual artists Joe Lawlor and Christine Molloy opens with an image of a dead body floating in the water. Best get used (...)

 Miriam Allen, managing director of Galway Film Fleadh. Photograph: Andrew Downes

It hardly seems possible that the Galway Film Fleadh is only now celebrating its 25th anniversary. Conceived as a spin-off from the Galway Arts Festiv(...)