MEDIA Film News May 2021
17 May 2021

MEDIA Film News May 2021

While we wait for news about when Irish cinemas can re-open here are some Irish online platforms who are part of the Europa Cinemas network where you can watch great European films and documentaries many of them supported by Creative Europe. 

Europa Cinemas, supported by Creative Europe, provides support to cinemas that undertake to give a significant part of their screenings to non-national European films and to put in place activities for young audiences.

irish film institute | IFI@Home

Exclusive to Irish audiences, IFI@Home is free to browse and join. 

IFI International is the Irish Film Institute’s global streaming service, making Irish film available for cultural exhibition worldwide, supported by Culture Ireland.


triskel arts centre 

Triskel Presents from the Triskel Arts Centre, Cork has a host of films to watch online on their platform. Films include:


Volta | Lighthouse | Palás Cinema Galway

The Lighthouse cinema group brings you films to stream at home on their online sister company


access>CINEMA at Home

access>CINEMA at Home provides a virtual cinema experience that allows film clubs and arts centre to bring a new or recent film digitally to their audiences. New titles are being negotiated and added on a regular basis, with a portion of each customer rental being paid to the arts centre or film club hosting the virtual screening. Check out their members here to support a cinema club near you. 

Some current titles showing online via access>CINEMA members: