What’s On

13 April 2019

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Custody

93mins Certificate 15 France 2018

Starring: Léa Drucker, Denis Ménochet, Thomas Gioria, Mathilde Auneveux

Director: Xavier Legrand

After a bitter divorce, Miriam and Antoine battle for sole custody of their son, Julien. Both sides seem to be hiding something with the truth buried in a web of deceit and jealousy. When the judge awards joint custody, Julien becomes a pawn in a tense conflict that soon brings the family’s fraught past to light.

French language with English subtitles.

18th May 2019

The breadwinner

The Breadwinner

94 mins Certificate 12A  Ireland/Canada/Luxemburg 2017

Starring:  Saara Chaudry, Soma Chhaya, Noorin Gulamgaus

Director:  Nora Twomey

A stunning animation matched by a story that dares to confront sobering real-life issues. Parvana is an 11-year-old girl growing up under the Taliban in Afghanistan. When her father is arrested, she cuts off her hair and dresses like a boy in order to support her family. With undaunted courage, Parvana draws strength from stories she invents, as she seeks to find her father and reunite her family. 

15 June 2019

Sanctuary

Sanctuary

87 mins Certificate 15 Ireland 2017

Starring: Stephen Marcus, Amy-Joyce Hastings, Tara Breathnach

Director: Len Collin

The film that changed the Irish disability laws. Sanctuary balances humour and seriousness, as it follows a group of adults with intellectual disabilities, who break free from an unusually lax supervisor on a pre-Christmas Galway outing.

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Films screened at 7.30pm. Doors open 7.00pm. Licensed bar usually available before and after the screening.

Please note, this programme is subject to change without notice.