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Presented by the Irish Embassy in Thailand

Irish Film Festival 2017

6—8 October

All films in English with Thai subtitles

"Filmmaking in Ireland has a rich tradition and the films being showcased are great examples of this tradition. I invite all Thais to come and see these films to get a flavour of Irish culture, landscape and humour."

HE Brendan Rogers, Ambassador of Ireland to Thailand

 

 

The Embassy of Ireland, Thailand will host the inaugural Irish Film Festival in Bangkok on 6, 7 and 8 October this year. The festival will show the three classic Irish movies The Quiet Man (1952), Ryan’s Daughter (1970) and Sing Street (2016) at the Bangkok Screening Room in Sala Daeng, Bangkok.

“The Embassy is absolutely delighted to present the first Irish Film Festival in Bangkok. Filmmaking in Ireland has a rich tradition and the films being showcased are great examples of this tradition. I invite all Thais to come and see these films to get a flavour of Irish culture, landscape and humour. ”

“This event marks another wonderful, positive milestone in Irish-Thai relations. Since the Irish Embassy opened almost 3 years ago relations between Thailand and Ireland have been going from strength to strength and I look forward to welcoming local Thais to our inaugural Film Festival.”

Irish Ambassador HE Brendan Rogers said

The Program

iff ryans daughter posterRyan’s Daughter

Ryan’s Daughter is an epic romance directed by the famous movie-maker David Lean (Bridge on the River Kwai, Lawrence of Arabia).

Saturday 7 October 17:50

 

iff the quiet man posterThe Quiet Man

The Quiet Man is an Oscar-winning comedy-drama that highlights some of the most beautiful Irish landscapes.

Friday 6 October 21:00
Sunday 8 October 16:20

 

iff sing stree poster

Sing Street

Set in Dublin in the 1980s, Sing Street (2016) showcases modern Irish humour and music. This movie was already a big hit in Thailand last year and is sure to be popular again this time around.

Saturday 7 October 21:30
Sunday 8 October 18:50 

 

 

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