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IFI and ANU present Staging the Treaty

October 7, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - October 8, 2023 @ 6:00 pm

A four-part filmed presentation of ANU Productions re-staging of the Anglo-Irish Treaty Debates (1921–1922) based on adaptation of original transcripts by Theo Dorgan.

The site-specific performance by some of Ireland’s leading actors was directed by Louise Lowe in 2022 and filmed by Tiny Ark.

We present the world premiere of this momentous 10-hour film project exploring both the historical and contemporary relevance of the debate.

Saturday 7 October, 12:00 INTO THE MAELSTROM (161 mins)

Saturday 7 October, 15:15 THE BATTLE OF THE TITANS (191 mins)

Sunday 8 October, 12:30 THE PURGE (99 mins)

Sunday 8 October, 14:50 THE BALLOT (140 mins)

Supported by the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media, as part of the Decade of Centenaries Programme 2012-2023 and by Dublin City Council’s Commemorative Grants.

This event is free but ticketed. Tickets can be booked online with a €1 booking fee here. Tickets are available with no additional fee from the IFI Box Office in-person or over the phone on 01 679 3477.


October 7, 2023 @ 12:00 pm
October 8, 2023 @ 6:00 pm
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Irish Film Institute
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