Panellists have just been confirmed and comprise some of the most active and respected documentary directors and producers working in Ireland including Nicky Gogan (Still Films), Emer Reynolds (Here Was Cuba), Richie O’Donnell (The Pipe), Andrew Freedman (His and Hers) among many others as well as some of the international guests filmmakers presenting features at the festival such as Havana Marking (Smash & Grab) and Jeanie Finlay (The Great Hip Hop Hoax).
For full line-ups see the listings below and for more details about the special events and the IFI Stranger Than Fiction Festival visit www.ifi.ie/stf.
CONNECTING WITH AUDIENCES – €5 – Friday Sept 27th 10.30am
Host – Patrick O’Neill
Guests – Jeanie Finlay (The Great Hip Hop Hoax), Mike Cockayne (Hardy Bucks), Nicky Gogan (Pyjama Girls, Black Ice), John Wallace (Showrunners)
BUILDING AN INTERNATIONAL COMPANY -€5– Friday Sept 27th 12pm
Host – Alan Maher
Guests – Havana Marking (Smash & Grab), Cathal Gaffney (Give Up Yer Aul Sins), Andrew Freedman (His & Hers)
BREAKING INTO DOCS – FREE- Saturday Sept 28th 11am
Host – Aoife Kelleher
Guests – Maurice Sweeney (Saving The Titanic), Richie O’Donnell (The Pipe), Aisling Ahmed (Horses), Sean Ó Cualáin (Men at Lunch).
CREATIVE WITH ARCHIVE – FREE – Saturday Sept 28th 12.30pm
Host – Rachel Lysaght
Guests – Andrew Gallimore (Cyclone), Nick Ryan (The Summit), Raelene Casey (IFI Archive), Emer Reynolds (Here Was Cuba)
Tickets for all IFI Stranger Than Fiction films and panel discussions are on sale NOW at the IFI Box Office on 01 679 3477 and can also be booked on www.ifi.ie/stf where you can find out full details all the films and events in IFI Stranger than Fiction.