The Richard Harris International Film Festival 2018

Thursday 25th - Monday 29th October
  • The Richard Harris International Film Festival 2018
  • Pictured are from left: Rob Gill, Richard Harris International Film Festival, Minister of State for the Diaspora and International Development, Ciaran Cannon, Sylvia Moore, Richard Harris International Film Festival and Zeb Moore, Richard Harris International Film Festival.  Pic Sean Curtin True Media.
  • At the launch of the Richard Harris International Film Festival 2015 at the No1 Pery Square was Hayman Harris, Munster rugby star CJ Stander, Celia Holman lee and Zeb Moore Event Organiser. Photo By Paul Mullins
  • Photos By Paul Mullins

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The Richard Harris International Film Festival 2018 is based in Limerick City, home of legendary actor Richard Harris.

Throughout the festival there are screenings of a wide variety of premieres and documentaries, live script readings, acting masterclasses, as well as welcoming stars such as Patrick Bergin and Cass Warner, granddaughter of Jack Warner of the Warner Brothers empire.

Click here for full programme of events and screenings.

Thursday 25th October

Official opening reception and gala premiere screening of Constance Smith - Hollywood Tragedyfollowed by Q&A with producers and contributors, and gala party.

Friday 26th October

Feature screenings at the Belltable - The Pretend One @ 2pm, Anthem of a Teenage Prophet @ 5pm, The Furnace @ 8pm.

Saturday 27th October

Culture at the Castle - The Limerick Writers’ Centre and Bare Spot 2018, in association with The Richard Harris International Film Festival, present Culture at the Castle.
An afternoon of music, literature and performance.
King John’s Castle, Limerick - 2pm to 4pm. Admission is free.

Feature Screening at the Belltable - The Stolen Princess @ 3pm.
Feature Documentary at the Belltable - The Brothers Warner @ 8pm.

Special guest Director and grand-daughter of Harry Warner, Cass Warner will present the film and host a Q&A following the screening. 

Feature Documentary at St. Munchins Church - Syria - The Impossible Revolution @ 6.30pm.
Feature Screening at St. Munchins Church - Killers Within & Short Film The Replacement @ 9.30pm.

The Wind Down After Party at The Kasbah at Dolans @ 9pm.

Sunday 28th October 

Live Script Reading at the Belltable - Flames of Freedom @ 1.30pm

Richard Harris Retrospective Screening at the Belltable - Wrestling Ernest Hemingway @ 3.30pm

Gala Awards Show and After Party - The #RHIFF18 Gala Awards Show and After-party takes place at Millennium Theatre from 6.30pm.

Monday 29th October

The Wind Down BBQ at the Curragower Seafood Bar @ 1.30pm

Join RHIFF Team, Volunteers, Contributors and Guests as we wind-down a wonderful weekend of events with our annual BBQ.

Short Film Screenings

Thursday 25th October

Student Short Film Screenings at the Belltable (Block 1) - 11.30am - 12.45pm
Student Short Film Screenings at the Belltable (Block 2) - 1.30pm - 2.45pm
Student Short Film Screenings at the Belltable (Block 3) - 3pm - 4pm

Friday 26th October

Newport Beach Category Short Film Screenings at the Belltable (Block 4) - 11am - 1pm
Student Short Film Screenings at the Millennium Theatre (Block 5) - 11am - 12.30pm
Student Short Film Screenings at the Millennium Theatre (Block 6) - 1pm - 2pm

Saturday 27th October

National / International Short Film Screening at St. Munchins Church (Block 7) - 10.30am - 12pm
National / International Short Film Screening at St. Munchins Church (Block 8) - 1pm - 2.30pm
National / International Short Film Screening at the Belltable (Block 9) - 10.30am - 12pm
National / International Short Film Screening at the Belltable (Block 10) - 1pm - 3pm
National / International Short Film Screening at the Belltable (Block 11) - 5pm - 6.30pm

Sunday 28th October

National / International Short Film Screenings at the Belltable (Block 12) - 10.30am - 12.30pm
National / International Short Film Screenings at St. Munchins Church (Block 13) - 10.30am - 12.15pm
National / International Short Film Screenings at St. Munchins Church (Block 14) - 3.30pm - 5pm

Monday 29th October

FRESH BLOOD - Fresh Film Festival Horror Shorts at St. Munchins Church - 10.30am - 12pm

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Limerick City
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Various locations throughout Limerick

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