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Maynooth Film for All present: Ida. Wednesday 6th May at 8pm

Maynooth Film For All: Film Club 2014 | 2015 and MAYNOOTH_EXPERIMENTAL

 

Maynooth Film for All's next screening on Wednesday 6th May at 8.00pm  is the stunning, powerful, poignant and riveting winner of the 2015 Oscar for  'Best Foreign Language' film - Ida

Anna, an orphan raised in a convent, is preparing to take her vows when she's sent to visit Wanda, her aunt and only living relative. A cynical, hard drinking Communist Party judge, Wanda reveals that Anna's real name is Ida and that her parents were Jews murdered during the Nazi occupation. So the two embark on an unusual journey through the wintry countryside to unearth their family's dark history. An astonishing work, both graceful and haunting, the films beautiful black and white imagery is so artfully composed that every frame belongs in an exhibition

'Look at Pawel Pawlikowski's Ida, and have your eyes opened to what rich glories a monochrome palette can achieve'
Daily Telegraph
Running Time: 80 mins Language: Polish
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'In Ribbons' a short film written and produced by Caroline Farrell will have its world premiere in competition at The Belfast Film Festival on Saturday next, April 25th. Caroline received Kildare County Council's Film Bursary award in 2013 so we'd like to celebrate her success with a screening before Ida - wishing her lots of luck in Belfast
https://belfastfilmfestival.org/films/programme-4
https://www.facebook.com/#!/inribbonsmovie?fref=ts


Stay with us for some light refreshments afterwards

Admission: €6.00, €4.00 concessions. FREE admission for students. Tkts on sale from 7.30pm Parking: Parking is free! Paid parking is not enforced on the campus in the evenings.

CONTACT: Brenda T: 045 448328 E: bbrady@kildarecoco.ie with any queries / questions OR if you need more detailed directions

 

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