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Feb
4

2015 Short Films

Looking to be shocked into speechlessness, moved to tears, laugh until you cry or wonder in amazement then don’t miss any of the 34 small masterpieces of film that make up this year’s shorts programs. There are international award winners,

Feb
4

2015 Documentaries

The three documentaries in this year’s festival are as amazing as they are diverse:

 

Close_to_Evil_1CLOSE TO EVIL For nearly 60 years Slovak-born Tomi Reichental remained silent about his experiences as a boy in the Bergen-Belsen death camp, “not because

Feb
3

2015 Feature Films

Amazing, Award Winning and Awe-Inspiring:

Irish Cinema!

The Chicago Irish Film Festival returns for its 16th year, February 28 –

March 7, 2015 with three very different feature films.

poison_penPOISON PEN, will have its Midwest premier on Saturday,

Feb
3

Opening Night Film: POISON PEN

 

poison_penPC Molloy (Lochlann Ó Mearáin) is a Booker Prize-winning author with a bad case of writer’s block that’s left him unable to complete his second novel for over a decade. Snobby, self-absorbed and completely out of touch with current …

Oct
11

Award winning Irish short CODA @ 50th Chicago International Film Festival : October 17th at 5PM

coda_1Alan Holly’s animated film CODA will screen as part if the festival’s Shorts 2 Program: Animation -Squash and Stretch!

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The film tells the story of a lost soul who stumbles drunkenly through the city. In …

Oct
11

STILL starring Aiden Gillen @ Chicago International Film Festival

still_3English director Simon Blake’s debut feature, STILL, starring Aidan Gillen, has its North American premier at the 50th Chicago International Film Festival on today at 5:30P.M. @ the AMC : River East. (additional screenings: 10/12 at 5:15 PM and 10/15at …

Oct
11

THE IRISH SCREENING SERIES : OCTOBER 2ND – 5TH @ CANTOR FILM CENTER

downloadThe Irish Screening Series, presented by Irish Film New York  and Glucksman Ireland House, will be a once in a lifetime opportunity to hear award winning director Jim Sheridan discuss some of the most important Irish films of the last …

Oct
11

The SAN FRANCISCO IRISH FILM FESTIVAL

The SAN FRANCISCO IRISH FILM FESTIVAL : SEPTEMBER 18th – 20th   @ DELANCY STREET THEATRE. 

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This year’s festival is a 3 day bonanza of great contemporary Irish films that begins with GOOD VIBRATIONS and ends with GOLD  stopping for a …

Oct
11

THE YANK

@ The Chicago Comedy Film Festival October 17 @ 8:00 PM : Showplace ICON Theater 150 W. Roosevelt Road – Chicago

Shot on location in Cleveland, Dublin and County Clare, Ireland, THE YANK is the story of Tom Murphy, a

Oct
11

CELTIC ARTS RISING! October 3-5, 2014

A celebration of artists, musicians and authors taking place at the IRISH AMERICAN HERITAGE CENTER. Highlights of this year’s festival include:

MUNDY, ROONEY & STANLEY: Comedy & Music Show Friday, Oct. 3rd

iBAM GALA AWARDS DINNER: Honoring John