1st John Ford Ireland Opens in Dublin

1st John Ford Ireland Opens in Dublin


The 1st John Ford Ireland Film Symposium begins Thursday 7 June, with the Irish Premiere of John Ford’s 1924 silent movie masterpiece THE IRON HORSE at the National Concert Hall, with award winning US composer/conductor Christopher Caliendo, performing his score for The Iron Horse live with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra.

Long-Lost Classic ‘Upstream’ Irish Premiere

Long-Lost Classic ‘Upstream’ Irish Premiere


The Irish Film & Television Academy (IFTA) is delighted to present John Ford’s long-lost classic ‘Upstream’ to Irish audiences for the very first time in screen history.

Joseph McBride To Deliver Opening Lecture at Film Symposium

Joseph McBride To Deliver Opening Lecture at Film Symposium

Joseph McBride - renowned American film historian, biographer, screenwriter and Associate Professor in the Cinema Department at San Francisco State University – will deliver the Opening Lecture at the inaugural John Ford Ireland Film Symposium, taking place in Dublin from 7 – 10 June.