It’s been another challenging year for Irish film in the face of delayed productions and distribution. Nevertheless, 2021 saw a large number of high quality Irish films hitting the cinemas. Below we pick 5 of our favourites.
“a compelling drama, simultaneously heart-rending and uplifting.” Sarah Cullen
” a wonderfully engaging and honest drama.” Michael Lee
“moments of great power, intensity and beauty.” Seán Crosson
Redemption of a Rogue
” a remarkable film that captures and celebrates its place of origin in a manner rarely encountered in Irish cinema.” Seán Crosson
Rose Plays Julie
“With affecting and moving performances and a captivating script, Molloy and Lawlor’s eerie yet beautiful drama will likely keep you thinking after the credits have rolled.” Sarah Cullen