Underground Cinema

The Home Of Independent Cinema & Dublins Only Drive In Cinema

January Screening

Underground Cinema Season 10 - Screening 1
Thursday January 31st at 8pm in the Royal Marine Hotel Dun Laoghaire - Admission €6.00

Boy Racer

Directed by Barry Fahy
Evan Murphy sneaks away into his grandfathers shed and discovers a world of trinkets to play with including his grandfathers rally car.

Running Time 4 Mins


Directed by Caroline Farrell
Artist Joe’s fantasy is to paint his beautiful muse into one of his gothic paintings. His wish is about to be granted... though not in the way he could ever have imagined...

Running Time 8 Mins

Something Borrowed

Directed by  Sarah Horgan
A bride-to-be is confronted with some disturbing home truths about her fiance on the morning of their wedding

Running Time 10 Mins

Metal Health

Directed by Michael Carolan
A young worker is sent to be mentally assessed after expressing disillusionment with his job, leading to a sinister revelation about his very existence.

Running Time 10 Mins

The Observer Effect

Directed by Garret Walsh

A woman is haunted by a dark watcher, a man obsessed with thoughts of her vicious murder but as the fateful hour draws near bizarre events unfold to reveal truths they could never imagine - and a secret that will change their lives forever.

Running Time 19 Mins

Man to Man

Directed by  A.W. Stevenson 
Man to Man presents a touching tale of bonding, fellowship, and the circle of life, told through a series of conversations between father and son as they catch up over a quiet pint in their local. .

Running Time 13 Mins


Directed by José Luis Anaya  
Damián, a vampire obsessed with a mysterious woman named Roxana, finds the chance to become her into the eternal, while for Roxana the grief and pain of the lost of her family will take her life into another path, carrying devastating consequences... mostly for Damián.

Running Time 15 Mins

Bright Eyed in the Morning

Directed by Maria Fiorentini
A story-based Music Video which also has an emphasis on cinematography. Featuring the song Bright Eyed In The Mornin', co-written by Irish American poet Merv Nickleman and Irish musician Brendan Phelan. The footage captures the background romantic story between Merv and Kate that was the inspiration for the song. 

Running Time 3 Mins


Directed by Aoife Nic  Ardghail
Maura, an aspiring poet, has been dumped in a voice mail. It was only a casual thing, but she's still stuck with those grim feelings that come with rejection: self loathing, anger, resentment and an insatiable hunger for chocolate mousse.
And bacon. And wine. To get out of this funk, she decides to take control.

Running Time 12 Mins

The Troubles (Long Story Short)

Directed by  Terry Loughran
Francis, Sean and Gerry are members of a small IRA cell based in Dublin during the 1980s. They have a very particular way of dealing with the increasing heroin problem in their city.

Running Time 4 Mins

Behind Closed Doors

Directed by Stephen Clarke Dunne

A psychological drama about a brother and sister who undergo psychotherapy sessions in order for them to come to terms with the repercussions of a life living under a psychotic and delusional father.

Running Time 23 Mins

Welcome to Ballbrack

Directed by Alan Dunne
A rap music video in which the performer takes a thief on a tour of the South Dublin surburb of Ballybrack 

Running Time  5 Mins