Free screenings presented daily throughout June. Two programmes alternate daily with double bill on Saturday. Check www.ifi.ie for times.
Pitch and Putt with Beckett and Joyce
Col/3 mins/Donald Clark / 2001
Kieran Hickey’s portrait of Dublin on June 16th 1904. 10 mins/B/W/1968
A Sense of Poetry: The Poem as Irony (1975)
Part of a Canadian educational series, this is a filmic illustration of a poem by renowned Canadian poet, Alden Nowlan. It follows a visitor to Dublin as he embarks from a plane and wanders the streets of Dublin.
1975 / Colour / 12 mins
Amharc Éireann: Eagrán 159 - Joyce Tower Opened!
B/W/ 3 mins/ Gael Linn / 1962
Three Weeks in a Tower
Joyceans and others will be intrigued by this curiosity – a dramatised account, directed by Maurice O’Kelly, of the time in September 1904 when James Joyce (Chris Curran), Oliver St. John Gogarty (Pat Daly) and Samuel Trench (John O’ Neill) lived in the Martello Tower in Sandycove.
Col/25 mins/ 1972