SUBTITLE European Film Festival

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Date:19 Nov 2012
Time: 12:00 AM

Tickets: € Varies

Venue Details
Set Theatre
71 John Street
Kilkenny City

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SUBTITLE European Film Festival Details

SUBTITLE is Ireland’s newest film festival and a unique opportunity to catch some of the most popular European films that can’t be found at the multiplex. And a chance to meet their makers and stars. If you’re looking for provocative, funny, accessible and smart European films, then SUBTITLE is for you. Focusing on films from the Scandinavian, Benelux, Central and Eastern European countries – countries who produce a max of fifty films a year – this festival brings together a feast of films that will make you see cinema in a whole new way.

Subtitled films are all serious, difficult and end unhappily, right? Wrong.

There’s a world of filmmakers across Europe creating films that have delighted audiences across the world with their comedy, tragedy, intelligence and beauty. And we’re bringing some of the best of these films together from across the last decade to Kilkenny in November.

SUBTITLE is the first festival of its kind in Ireland and what better place to host it than the beautiful city of Kilkenny. It all kicks off today, running until Sunday night with over 40 foreign movies screening in various locations around the country. For full programme details visit

The final night of the festival sees the first outing of the Angela Awards, celebrating the best of the festival and the best that European film has to offer. While we have Set listed as the main venue, there are over 20 films screening in Cleere’s Theatre, Parliament Street and watch out for the Cinemobile at the Watergate Theatre throughout the week.