MEDIA supported films screening this month across Ireland in cinemas and online. We also highlight films showing in independent cinemas and cinema clubs that are part of the Creative Europe supported Europa Cinemas network. The Irish members include:
- IFI, Dublin
- Triskel, Cork
- Lighthouse Cinema, Dublin
- Palás, Galway
- Access Cinema Network of regional cinema clubs
- Volta VOD online
Since 20th December 2021, new Covid regulations require cinemas to operate at 50% capacity and all patrons must show their Covid vaccine certificates.
TITANE | FRANCE, BELGIUM | IFI, TRISKEL, LIGHTHOUSE, PALÁS
Titane directed by Julia Ducournau is a body horror thriller starring Agathe Rousselle. A young man with a bruised face is discovered in an airport. He claims his name to be Adrien Legrand, a child who disappeared ten years before. After Adrien is reunited with his father, gruesome murders start to happen in the region. The film was supported in development by MEDIA.
LAMB | ICELAND, SWEDEN, POLAND | TRISKEL, CORK 12 - 16 January
NOWHERE SPECIAL | ITALY, UK, ROMANIA | VOLTA VOD
Directed by Uberto Pasolini and set in Northern Ireland. John, a window cleaner, devotes his life to raising his 4-year-old son Michael. When John finds out that he is dying, he spends all his time looking for a new and perfect family to adopt Michael while trying to protect his child from reality. Supported by MEDIA film distribution funding.