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2021 Programme Film Learning Online event Screening

IFI and Irish Architecture Foundation: Paddy Cahill Remembered


A unique celebratory screening of 3 films by the late filmmaker, hosted by the IFI and IAF.

The live screening of this event has passed, however you can still view the films and panel discussion on the IFI@Home website up until 30th June HERE 

Paddy Cahill (1977-2021) was a leading filmmaker of short architectural, art and urban documentaries. Join us for a unique celebratory screening of 3 films completed before he passed. 

Commonspace about Neil Hegarty’s 1968 housing development in Dundanion, Cork.

Circle | Square about Niall Scott, of Scott Tallon Walker, and Goff’s Bloodstock Sales Complex, designed in 1975 in Co Kildare.

Tulach a’ tSolais about sculptor Michael Warren and architect Ronnie Tallon’s collaborative 1798 Memorial at Oulart, Co Wexford, opened in 1999.

The screening is introduced by architect Shane O’Toole, who collaborated with Paddy on the films.

After the screening there is a live panel discussion from with academic Dr Gul Kacmaz Erk, filmmaker Tadhg O’Sullivan, and historian Dr Ellen Rowley. 

This event is part of the Irish Architecture Foundation’s International Summer School, which this year explores the theme of Architecture and Media through a number of seminars and workshops. Click here to find out more.