Documentary

After the Dance

A deeply personal film by award-winning documentary filmmaker Daisy Asquith, After the Dance unlocks a deep family secret, still raw some seventy years later. Moving, revealing and often funny, this is a remarkable portrait of an Ireland rarely seen on film before.

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Folkland

Set among the rituals and rhythms of working artists across Brazil, Turkey, North Carolina and Ireland, Folkland is an imaginative and poetic film essay inspired by the writings and ideas of celebrated and world-renowned scholar, Henry Glassie.

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Main Cast:

  • Henry Glassie
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To the Moon

This is a cinematic ode to the moon, made in large part from archival sources combined with literary fragments and bound together by a haunting original score. The film steps lightly through the
ideas that people through the ages have drawn from the moon — dreams of escape, myths of h...

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Citizen Europe

Citizen Europe captures the lives of five Erasmus participants who leave their hometown for the very first time.

The Erasmus programme offers its young participants life-changing experiences, but also brings them heart to heart with Europe’s troubles today: the refugee cris...

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Castro’s Spies

An elite group of Cuban spies sent undercover to the US in the 1990s led dangerous double lives in a world of staged defections, coded messages, dead drops and false identities. With unprecedented access to these Cuban spies, the Miami-based groups they infiltrated, and unlimited access to the Cu...

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The Sheriff

As the impact of a Trump White House takes hold, The Sheriff follows two candidates who are competing to be elected for this prolific role in two contrasting territories. In the run-up to polling day in November 2018, the contenders will have to prove themselves. With protests, mass shoo...

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Breaking Out

Suffering all his life from muscular dystrophy, Irish musician Fergus O’Farrell found his release through music and his ever-changing band of musicians.

Filmed over a decade, charting his first tour to the Czech Republic, to Radio City Music Hall and to his last days of recording hi...

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Pure Grit

Set against the captivating backdrop of the Wyoming wilderness, Pure Grit follows Sharmaine, a Native American bareback racer, and her girlfriend Savannah, as they strive to overcome the ghosts of past abuse.

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Citizen Lane

An innovative mix of documentary and drama, Citizen Lane delivers a vivid and compelling portrait of the aesthete, collector, dealer and philanthropist Hugh Lane — one of the most fascinating and yet enigmatic figures in modern Irish history.

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The Curious Works of Roger Doyle

Though relatively obscure in his home country, Roger Doyle’s pioneering music is celebrated on the international stage. Taking a trip through five decades of his music, this film follows Roger, a man known as ‘The Godfather of Irish Electronica’ as he attempts to stage Ireland&r...

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