Five things for the week ahead

Ben Affleck

1 Streaming: TRIPLE FRONTIER

Ben Affleck leads the cast in a decent action film about a group of military veterans who decide to rob a drug lord.

Netflix, from Wednesday

2 Announcement: ELECTRIC PICNIC

Rumours are flying but the Stradbally line-up won’t be confirmed until Wednesday. Will it repeat last year’s urban leanings?

3 Cinema: FREE SOLO

Impressive Oscar-winning documentary from the National Geographic stable about Alex Honnold’s climb of the El Capitan rock face in Yosemite, without ropes or harness.

Triskel, Cork, until Wednesday

4 Gig: INTERFERENCE

The band of the late Fergus O’Farrell will be joined by various guests as they kick off a weekend of music at the Cork venue that also includes Scullion (Saturday) andLankum (Sunday).

Live at St Luke’s, Cork, Friday

5 Art: MARY SWANZY

After a run at IMMA in Dublin in recent months, the major exhibition on thepioneering Irish artist moves southwards until June.

Crawford Art Gallery, Cork, from Friday

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