The Douglas Hyde is delighted to present the fourth of the screenings of Art from the African Diaspora as part of Alice Rekab’s multi-platform project FAMILY LINES: All That You Can’t Leave Behind by Ufuoma Essi (2019). Selected by Éireann and I, All That You Can’t Leave Behind is an experimental film that works with appropriated video […]
Summer Film Screenings
Somewhere to Disappear & Waking Life
Somewhere to Disappear
Directed by Laure Flammarion and Arnaud Uyttenhove / 2010 / USA / 57 mins
Thursday, August 11 at 5pm and Thursday, September 15 at 5pm
A documentary that follows Alec Soth’s journeys around America and the people he encountered while making his Broken Manual project.
Directed by Richard Linklater / 2001 / USA / 101 mins
Thursday, September 8 at 5pm
A surreal animated journey that centres on a young man wandering through a succession of dream-like realities wherein he meets a series of individuals who willingly engage in insightful philosophical discussions about the nature of reality, consciousness, the meaning of life, free will, and existentialism.
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