To celebrate Ireland’s Culture Night Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (IFB) and Irish musicians the Heathers have launched a trailer celebrating 20 years of Irish stories on film.

The 90-second clip from IFB-funded films over the past 20 years starring Gabriel Byrne, Colin Farrell, Fionnula Flanagan, Brendan Gleeson, Domhnall Gleeson, Charlene McKenna, Cillian Murphy, Liam Neeson, Saoirse Ronan, Robert Sheehan, Pat Shortt, and many more.

The beautifully cut clip really reminds you of how many great Irish movies have been released over the years.

We put together the trailers for just some of the top movies released in Ireland over the past 20 years.

What other movies would be on your favorites list?



“The Magdalene Sisters”

“Song for a Raggy Boy”

“Bloody Sunday”

“The Guard”

“I Went Down”

“The Wind that Shakes the Barley”

“Adam and Paul”


“Granny O'Grim”

“The Secret of Kells”