The 4th Act

The 4th Act examines the legacy of Ballymun’s 15-year regeneration project, via the dramatically and digitally reconstructed memories of the community itself.


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  • Dublin


On Thanksgiving Day in 1999, a Cuban boy named Elián González was found floating on an inner tube in the Florida Straits. That day set in motion a bitter custody battle between his Cuban father and Miami-based relatives that embodied and fed into simmering tensions between the US an...


In the Name of Peace: John Hume in America

Through the relationships he cultivated with The White House and US Congress, John Hume created the framework for peace in Northern Ireland. Narrated by Liam Neeson, the documentary includes wide-ranging interviews with US Presidents Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter, UK Prime Ministers John Major an...


  • Dublin, Derry, Antrim, Cork, Donegal

Condemned to Remember

Irish Holocaust Survivor Tomi Reichental celebrates his 80th birthday in a Dublin Mosque and embarks on an epic journey across a Europe in turmoil.

In Germany Tomi concludes his long quest to bring the convicted SS War Criminal Hilde Michnia to account for her secrets and lies.



Older Than Ireland

Older Than Ireland features thirty men and women aged 100 years and over. Often funny and at times poignant, the film explores each centenarian’s journey, from their birth at the dawn of Irish independence to their life as a centenarian in modern day Ireland. Older Than Irelan...


Forever Pure

In January 2013, a historic transfer deal sent two Muslim players to the heart of Israel to join Beitar Jerusalem Football Club, leading to the most racist campaign in Israeli sport. Closely following one season and a team in crisis, this film explores the structures of money and power behind thi...


Being AP

An intimate documentary portrait of legendary Irish horse-racing jockey A.P. McCoy, who risks life and limb in his determination to place his winning record out of reach of future challengers before he retires....


  • Galway, Dublin


Narrated by Emmy Award-winning actor Brendan Gleeson, Atlantic follows the fortunes of three small fishing communities - in Ireland, Norway and Newfoundland - as they struggle to maintain their way of life in the face of mounting economic and ecological challenges. As the oil majors drive deeper ...


Crash and Burn

For a fleeting moment in the early ’80s Drogheda’s Tommy Byrne was the world’s greatest driver, the motor racing equivalent of George Best and Muhammad Ali all rolled into one. In a little over four years Byrne went from driving a Mini Cooper in stock-car racing to the big time in Formula One....


  • Dublin, Louth, Kildare, Belfast

Strange Occurrences in a small Irish village

An apparition of the Virgin Mary. A multi-million euro restoration project. A plane full of American pilgrims en route. Thousands of faithful seeking a miracle. Strange Occurrences in a small Irish village explores the big question of faith, in a small Irish village....

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