Vancouver's newest cultural event
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VIRFF is Vancouver’s newest cultural event organised by a passionate group from the Irish community to celebrate the best in Irish cinema.

Vancouver has a vibrant Irish diaspora and a thriving creative film industry so we wanted to create a platform to showcase Irish loved films.




Michael Inside

Michael Inside tells the story of Michael McCrea, an impressionable 18-year-old living with his grandfather Francis in a Dublin housing estate, who gets caught holding a bag of drugs for his friend’s older brother and is sentenced to three months in prison.

Best Film 2018 (Irish Film and Television Awards)
Best Irish Film (Galway Film Fleadh, 2017)
Bingham Ray Rising Star Award 2017 (Galway Film Fleadh)   Audience Award (Cork Film Festival, 2017)

Director: Frank Berry Writer: Frank Berry                                    Producer: Donna Eperon, Tristan Orpen Lynch and Aoife O’Sullivan
Stars: Dafhyd Flynn, Moe Dunford, Lalor Roddy


LOCATION: Vancity Theatre

Getting There

DATE: Saturday, September 15th 2018; 20:30