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A Century of Cinematic Conversation, Anglo-Irish cinema 1916-2016

Starts 26 November 2016 - 10:30
Finishes 26 November 2016 - 18:00
Venue Birkbeck Cinema, 43 Gordon Square, London, WC1H 0PD
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Birkbeck Cinema proudly present, in association with the Irish Film Institute and the Irish Film Festival London, a day of film and discussion exploring the theme of ‘A Century of Cinematic Conversation, Anglo-Irish cinema 1916-2016’ as part of a season of films in London within the IFFL's annual film festival.  (http://www.irishfilmfestivallondon.com/festival-programme/ )

10-10.30 Coffee/Registration
10.45 Introductory Remarks
11.00 Screening of 'Maeve' (UK, 1981, Pat Murphy 90mins) Plus Q&A with the film's director Pat Murphy
1-2 Lunch
2-3.15 Screening of selected Vivienne Dick works. 'London Suite' & 'Images Ireland'.
3.15-3.30 - Coffee
3.30-4.30 Screening of 'Daisy Chain' (UK, 1990 Polly Devlin, 60mins)
4.30 – 5.30 'Over Here: Irish Dance and Music in England' (Ireland, 1981, Carlo Gebler, 52mins)
5.30-6.00 Reflections
6.00 - Post event gathering at the Lord John Russell, Marchmount St, WC1N

Convenor for the day is Professor Lance Pettitt, Associate Tutor in English and Film at Birkbeck, University of London. www.lancepettitt.com  

To attend this event please register here.
To find out more information about the festival please click here.