Sunday, 15 February 2015

Ottawa Irish Film Festival Program released - FESTIVAL DATES REVISED!


Film Festival Program
March 27th. to 29th
Arts Court Theatre
Daly Ave.

Film trailers and more up to date information about the films can be found at the festival website:


Friday Night:
7 pm - Gold  (followed by a Gala Reception)

2 pm - Song of the Sea  (Oscar Nominated film for children)
5 pm - Pilgrim Hill
8 pm - Bachelor Weekend

2 pm - Pipe  ( Irish Language with translations)
5 pm - Good Vibrations
8 pm - Kisses
All films run about 90 minutes.

The Festival is organized by Patrick Murray with the financial backing of the Irish Dept. Of  Foreign Affairs.  It is a non profit organization whose purpose is to promote Irish Culture through film.
Robert Fontaine ( CBC Film Critic and author) will be one of our speakers at the Opening Night. We do not as yet know who else will be in attendance. As a promotion The Irish Film Festival is also presenting Secret of Kells, another award winning Irish movie, at St Patricks Retirment Home. This is restricted to the residents.

The festival is sponsored by the Embassy of Ireland, Culture Ireland, and the Irish Film Institute.
More information please call Eithne:  613-440-2196