Impossible Love is among the offerings at this year’s festival

A veritable pot-pourri – that might well be the best way to describe this year’s Cork French Film Festival which, to mark its 30th anniversary, is ser(...)

Firm favourites: Toni Collette in Hereditary (centre) and from left, Cold War, Climax, Lady Bird, Sorry to Bother You and Loveless

We should begin by acknowledging the continuing eccentricities of the distribution business. For once there was, in this place, only the mildest of ey(...)

Shoplifters by Hirokazu Kore-eda is about a young girl taken in by a family and trained to shoplift.

As far as the outside world was concerned, Star Wars got Cannes 2018 back to the noisy prominence it so craves. Fireworks burst over the Croisette on (...)

Cannes director Thierry Frémaux and president Pierre Lescure announce the selection. Photograph: Stephane de Sakutin/AFP/Getty Images Images

Official selection Competition Everybody Knows (dir: Asghar Farhadi) – opening film At War (dir: Stéphane Brizé) Dogman (dir: Matteo Garrone)(...)

A Woman’s Life

Stéphane Brizé’s marvellous adaptation of Guy de Maupassant’s 1883 debut novel (Une Vie) centres on Jeanne (Judith Chemla), a young noblewoman who liv(...)

 Louise O’Connor, Emily Noble, Marina Oracolo, Eva Torró and Emily Callanan at the launch of the Cork French Film Festival.

Cinephiles are in for a treat on Leeside this weekend when the Cork French Film Festival opens with an Oscar-nominated offering and includes a master(...)