Cinema Info

Experience the best in Independent and world film in a fully digital cinema based in the unique surroundings of a stunningly refurbished 1700s neo-classical Church. Triskel screens two titles each week with additional special events, film strands such as Experimental Film, Horror and monthly Shorts. In addition you can enjoy barista coffee, home baking and bar menu from onsite café.

Tickets & Pricing

Ticket prices before 5pm:

Full: €6.00
With Annual Membership: €5.00
Child (under 14): €5.00

Ticket prices 5pm and after:

Full: €9.00
With Annual Membership: €7.00
Child (under 14): €7.00

  • Tickets for films rated ’12A’ and ’15A’ can be purchased for persons under the ages of 12 and 15 only if accompanied by a guardian over the ages of 12 and 15 respectively.
  • Tickets for films rated ’16’ can be purchased by persons of 16 years of age and over only (valid ID may be required).
  • Tickets for films rated ’18’ can be purchased by persons of 18 years of age and over only (valid ID may be required).
  • Films marked ‘NC’ (Not Certified) have not been classified by the Irish Film Classification Office. Therefore, they require a Triskel Christchurch Cinema Membership, which may be purchased on a per film basis (50c per person) or on an annual basis. Tickets for films rated ‘NC’ can be purchased by members only, of 18 years of age and over only (valid ID may be required).

No booking fees on counter, phone or internet ticket sales.

Cinema Membership

Full Triskel Christchurch Cinema Membership is a must for film lovers.

Members benefits include reduced standard ticket prices; A free screening after every eight attended; No fees on non-cert titles; Invitation to special screenings and events; Exclusive membership correspondence. You can also treat one guest per screening to your membership rates.

Terms and conditions

  • Card is valid for 12 months from date of purchase. Titles, times, dates and prices subject to change.
  • Management reserves the right to refuse admission.
  • Membership can be revoked if not used in line with our terms and conditions.
  • Membership is non-transferrable.
  • Presentation of membership card and valid ID needed to purchase tickets and enter auditorium.
  • Membership prices does not extend to satellite broadcasting events.
  • Membership price can be extended to one guest per screening.
  • One free ticket earned for every eight.
  • Tickets for films rated ’12A’ and ’15A’ can be purchased for persons under the ages of 12 and 15 only if accompanied by a guardian over the ages of 12 and 15 respectively.
  • Tickets for films rated ’16’ can be purchased by persons of 16 years of age and over only (valid ID may be required).
  • Tickets for films rated ’18’ can be purchased by persons of 18 years of age and over only (valid ID may be required).
  • Tickets for films rated ‘NC’ can be purchased by members only, of 18 years of age and over only (valid ID may be required).
  • Use of recording devices is forbidden.

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Here is yet another packed cinema programme at Triskel Christchurch, starting with a special selection of films by Hollywood legends Joan Crawford and Bette Davis, including the only film that they appeared in together: What Ever Happened To Baby Jane? from 1962.

There are documentaries (Boom For Real, Studio 54), French cinema (L’Amant Double, Ismael’s Ghosts, Jeune Femme), Irish Film (Kissing Candice, the short film Disappear) and a special season of contemporary Canadian movies. There is also the silent movie masterpiece Pandora’s Box from 1929, and the latest film from filmmaker Paul Schrader (First Reformed).

Please note that due to the Cork Midsummer Festival there will be no cinema at Triskel Christchurch from Sunday 10th until Wednesday 13th June, and Sunday 17th June. Cinema will recommence from Monday 18th June. Also note that there will be no Wednesday matinee show during the summer months. These will reconvene in September.

Chris O’Neill – Head Of Cinema

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  • Mon 18 Jun - Wed 20 Jun
    Bette and Joan Film Season
    What Ever Happened To Baby Jane? NC

    132 mins – United States 1962 – Dir: Robert Aldrich
    Starring: Bette Davis, Joan Crawford and Victor Buono

  • Tue 19 Jun - Wed 20 Jun
    Bette and Joan Film Season
    All About Eve NC

    138 mins – United States 1950 – Dir: Joseph L. Mankiewicz
    Starring: Bette Davis, Anne Baxter and George Sanders

  • Sat 23 Jun
    Babe – Cruinniú na nÓg

    91 mins – United States 1995 – Dir. Chris Noonan
    Starring: James Cromwell, Christine Cavanaugh, Miriam Margolyes, Hugo Weaving

  • Sun 24 Jun - Wed 27 Jun
    +Short Film
    Kissing Candice 18

    103 mins – Ireland 2018 – Dir: Aoife McArdle
    Starring: Ann Skelly, Ryan Lincoln and Conall Keating

  • Sun 24 Jun - Wed 27 Jun
    Director Q&A Wed 27 June
    Lek And The Dogs NC

    92 mins – United Kingdom 2017 – Dir: Andrew Kötting
    Starring: Xavier Tchili

  • Sun 1 Jul - Wed 4 Jul
    L'Amant Double 18

    108 mins – France/Belgium 2017 – Subtitles – Dir: François Ozon
    Starring: Marine Vacth, Jérémie Renier and Jacqueline Bisset

  • Sun 1 Jul - Wed 4 Jul
    Pandora's Box NC

    131 mins – Germany 1929 – Dir: Georg Wilhelm Pabst
    Starring: Louise Brooks, Fritz Kortner and Francis Lederer

  • Sun 8 Jul - Wed 11 Jul
    My Friend Dahmer 15A

    107 mins – United States 2017 – Dir: Marc Meyers
    Starring: Ross Lynch, Alex Wolff and Anne Heche

  • Sun 8 Jul - Wed 11 Jul
    Ismael's Ghosts NC

    135 mins – France 2017 – Subtitles – Dir: Arnaud Desplechin
    Starring: Mathieu Amalric, Marion Cotillard and Charlotte Gainsbourg

  • Thu 12 Jul
    Phantoscope
    In The Shadow Of The Blue Rascal NC

    84 mins – France 1986 – Subtitles – Dir: Pierre Clémenti
    Starring Achmi Gahcem, Jean-Pierre Kalfon and Pierre Clémenti

  • Thu 12 Jul
    Twisted Celluloid
    Audition NC

    113 mins – Japan 1999 – Subtitles – Dir: Takashi Miike
    Starring: Ryo Ishibashi, Eihi Shiina and Tetsu Sawaki

  • Sun 15 Jul - Wed 18 Jul
    In The Fade 16

    106 mins – Germany/France 2017 – Subtitles – Dir: Fatih Akin
    Starring: Diane Kruger, Denis Moschitto and Numan Acar

  • Sun 15 Jul
    Canada Now 2018
    Mary Goes Round NC

    84 min – Canada 2017 – Dir: Molly McGlynn
    Starring: Aya Cash, Melanie Nicholls-King and Kimberly-Sue Murray

  • Mon 16 Jul
    Canada Now 2018
    Let There Be Light NC

    80 min – Canada | France | Italy | Switzerland | USA 2017 – Dir: Mila Aung-Thwin, Van Royko
    Featuring: Bernard Bigot, Alessandro Bonito-Oliva and Sibylle Günter

  • Tue 17 Jul
    Canada Now 2018
    Cardinals NC

    84 min – Canada 2017 – Dir: Grayson Moore, Aidan Shipley
    Starring: Sheila McCarthy, Katie Boland and Grace Glowicki

  • Wed 18 Jul
    Canada Now 2018
    Rumble NC

    104 min – Canada 2017 – Dir: Catherine Bainbridge, Alfonso Maiorana
    Featuring: Buffy Sainte-Marie, Robbie Robertson and Martin Scorsese

  • Sun 22 Jul - Wed 25 Jul
    Jeune Femme 15A

    97 min – France 2017 – Subtitles – Dir: Léonor Serraille
    Starring: Laetitia Dosch, Nathalie Richard and Jean-Christophe Folly

  • Sun 22 Jul - Wed 25 Jul
    Boom For Real NC

    78 min – United States 2017 – Documentary – Dir: Sara Driver
    Featuring: Alexis Adler, Fab 5 Freddy and Patricia Field

  • Sun 29 Jul - Wed 1 Aug
    The Ciambra NC

    118 min – Italy / Brazil / Germany / France / Sweden / USA 2017 – Subtitles – Dir: Jonas Carpignano
    Starring: Pio Amato, Koudous Seihon and Damiano Amato

  • Sun 29 Jul - Wed 1 Aug
    Mary Shelley 12A

    120 min – United Kingdom / Luxembourg / United States 2017 – Dir: Haifaa Al-Mansour
    Starring: Elle Fanning, Douglas Booth and Maisie Williams

  • Sun 5 Aug - Wed 8 Aug
    First Reformed 15A

    113 min – United States 2017 – Dir: Paul Schrader
    Stars: Ethan Hawke, Amanda Seyfried and Cedric the Entertainer

  • Sun 5 Aug - Wed 8 Aug
    Studio 54 NC

    98 min – United States 2018 – Documentary – Dir: Matt Tyrnauer
    Featuring: Steve Rubell, Ian Schrager and Bob Colacello