📽️ Thursday 25th May

🔸 Sala Cinecittà

03:30 PM – MY SAILOR, MY LOVE (2022, K. Härö) 103’
Before the film: Memory of My Father, 2’

06:00 PM – HOW TO TELL A SECRET (2022, A. Rodgers, S. Dunne) 100’
Producer Zlata Filipović will attend

08.30 PM – Welcome address by the Embassy of Ireland
following: AISHA (2022, F. Berry) 94’
Before the film: Big Griff: Lánchúlaí, 19’

📽️ Friday 26th May

🔸 Sala Cinecittà

03:30 PM – BALLYWALTER (2022, P. Puwanarajah) 90’

06:00 PM – THE GHOST OF RICHARD HARRIS (2022, A. Sibley) 107’
Barry Monahan, University College Cork, will introduce the documentary

09.00 PM – THE SPARROW (2022, M. Kinirons) 92’
Before the film: The Talk, 10′

📽️ Saturday 27th May

🔸 Sala Cinecittà

03:30 PM – SUNLIGHT (2022, C. Dix) 95’
The lead actor Barry Ward will attend
Before the film: A Runner, 14′

06:30 PM – The Quiet Director: Conversation with Colm Bairéad and Cleona Ní Chrualaoí
following: AN CAILÍN CIÚIN / THE QUIET GIRL (2022, C. Bairéad) 95’

09.30 PM – Short Films Awards Ceremony
following: LET THE WRONG ONE IN (2021, C. McMahon) 96’

🔸 Sala Fellini

04.30 PM – SHORT FILMS COMPETITION (Animation, 50′)
MEMORY OF MY FATHER by Cian Hughes, Bárbara Oliveira – CANDLELIGHT by Scott Newton – SMALL HOURS by Marta Sniezek, Christian Spurling – AN BÉAL BOCHT / THE POOR MOUTH (Tribute to Tom Collins, Out of Competition)

06:00 PM – SHORT FILMS COMPETITION (Live Action, 120′)
THE TALK by Jonathan Hughes – THE HAPPY HERD by John Kennedy – THE LIFE OF LESTER WINK by Cassidy C. Harrison – HYFIN by Seán Mullan – THE RADIO by Laura Kavanagh – A RUNNER by TJ O’Grady Peyton – ANAM CHARA by Cillian Ó Gairbhí – BIG GRIFF: LÁNCHÚLAÍ by Nathan Griffin – UNIVERSAL by Seosamh Mac Seoin

📽️ Sunday 28th May

🔸 Sala Fellini

06:00 PM – Irish Classic: Tribute to James Flynn
VERONICA GUERIN (2003, J. Schumacher) 105’

🔸 Sala Cinecittà

08.00 PM – TARRAC (2022, D. Recks) 96’
Director Declan Recks, screenwriter Eugene O’Brien, actors Lorcan Cranitch and Cillian Ó Gairbhí will attend
Before the film: Anam Chara, 14’

📽️ Screenings in original language with Italian subtitles

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☘️ IRISH FILM FESTA, created and directed by Susanna Pellis, is produced by the cultural association Archimedia, in collaboration with the Irish Film Institute; with the support of the Culture Ireland, Screen Ireland; with the support of the Embassy of Ireland in Italy; and with the contribution of Intesa Sanpaolo.
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