Underground Cinema

The Home Of Independent Cinema & Dublins Only Drive In Cinema

April Screening

Underground Cinema Season 9 - Screening 4
Thursday April 26th at 730pm in the Royal Marine Hotel Dun Laoghaire - Admission €6.00

  The Man With My Name

Directed by Simon O'Neill

A documentary on Giovanni Simonelli - an Italian screenwriter of Biblical epics, Spaghetti Westerns, Spy thrillers, horrors movies (Giallo) and B-Movies in a career that spanned five decades.

Running Time 26 Mins

Saving Santa

Directed by Keiith O'Grady

A little girl by the name of Ruby Fair, is still dealing with her mother's death when she comes across a seemingly destitute man in the street. He's a street drinker who bears a striking resemblance to Santa Claus. Despite his protestations, she takes great comfort in helping him.

Running Time 17 Mins

The Reek

Directed by Jamie Goldrick
Croagh Patrick, also known as "The Reek" is Ireland's holiest mountain, it has had symbolic importance in Christian and pre-Christian times alike. This short documentary paints a portrait of the mountain and those that visit it. 

Running Time 7 Mins


Directed by David Devoy
  An unhappily married woman finds escape in the form of an affair with an equally desperate younger man.

Running Time 20 Mins

Earthly Bounds

Directed by Alan Dunne
An imaginative eight year old girl tries to create a spaceship in her treehouse after the loss of her Mother, while her grieving father descends into alcoholism.

Running Time 16 Mins


Directed by Ken Williams
A man wakes up with a strange tune in his head. But what is it? And how did it get there?

Running Time 10 Mins


Directed by Aoife Moiselle
'Consent' is an animated short which challenges the viewer to engage with the impact an experience of violation can have on a person.
The main character's distress and torment is explored using abstract animation, minimal colour and an evocative sound track. 

Running Time 4 Mins


Directed by Baz David
Software developer Jennifer Brannigan is strong confident woman working in Dublin's financial district. Her boyfriend John's playful sense of humour can be misunderstood from time to time however. So when someone begins to tease her by sending her drawings of flowers, her sense of vulnerability becomes magnified and it gets increasingly difficult to know what is real.

Running Time 22  Mins

Stuck Home Syndrome

Directed by Joseph Morris
Stuck Home Syndrome. A comedy about Dave, a young teenager who gets grounded by his parents for drinking. Little do they know that the punishers will become the punished when their plan backfires. Soon, Dave becomes very attached to them and won't go outside. Dave’s father devises cunning plans to get his son out of the house.

Running Time 19 Mins