Ciné Gael Montréal's 24th season banner Patrick Pearse Sean McDermott Thomas Clarke 1916 Easter Rising Proclamation Eamonn Ceeant Joseph Plunkett Thomas MacDonagh James Connolly
X Ciné Gael Montréal's 24th season banner Kathleen Clarke Helena Molony Winifred Carney Dr Kathleen Lynn Cumann na mBan Countess Constance Markievicz Margaret Skinnider Hanna Sheehy-Skeffington

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More than 100 women are said to have taken part directly in the Rising. Many were members of the republican organisation Cumann na mBan, which declared in its constitution an explicit commitment to the use of force by arms against crown forces in Ireland, alongside its equality agenda.

Doctors and nurses doubled as daring despatch riders. They made food for Irish Volunteers, treated the wounded and — like Markievicz who shot dead a policeman near St Stephen’s Green early during the Rising hostilities — fought side-by-side with the men. from

Ciné Gael Montréal Irish Film Series 2016 ...our 24th
All screenings are at J.A. DeSève Cinema,
Concordia University, 1400 de Maisonneuve West, at 7:15 PM, unless otherwise indicated.   Cost? the Opening Reception and film is $20; Regular screenings are $11;
Weekend is $25, and the Closing Gala is $25;
Membership is $70 for all events (screenings and receptions).

The costs for all our individual screenings / receptions and for our Membership are as 'Suggested Donations' per Concordia policy;

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We have our dates picked out for our 24th season and most of our films, although some changes may still be made. It's the centenary of the 1916 Easter Rising and that has played a role in the programming for our weekend. Click on the images in the banner, or on Women in the Rising, to learn more. Sign up if you'd like to be on our email list and get our latest updates. Visit our Members' page to read how to enrol as a member for our 2016 Season - increased to $70 this year. click to read more...

Friday, Jan 22nd
 :: Opening Night & Reception
Friday, Feb 5th
Friday, Feb 19th
Friday, Mar 4th
Friday, Apr 1st
 :: Evening of Irish Short Films
Friday, Apr 22nd
 :: Films on the 1916 Easter Rising
...and Apr 23rd
Thursday, May 5th
...late May
 :: Special Screening
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