5 things to do this week

Des O’Driscoll looks at five different things happening this week that are worth checking out. 

1 |cinema|

ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO’S NEST

A rare big-screen chance to see the likes of Jack Nicholson and Danny DeVito in Milo Forman’s classic from 1975.

  • Tues-Fri, Triskel, Cork

2|TV|

PORTRAIT OF A GALLERY

Anyone with an interest in renovation or art should watch this fascinating documentary on the €30m overhaul of the National Gallery in Dublin.

  • Tuesday, RTÉ One, 9.35pm

3 |streaming|

OKJA

The story of a genetically-modified pig charmed all round when it was shown at Cannes. Tilda Swinton and Jake Gyllenhaal star in a film directed by Korean talent Bong Joon Ho.

  • Wednesday, Netflix

4|gig|

KAMASI WASHINGTON

The nation’s jazzheads and funksters are already counting down the days to this Dublin appearance by the superstar saxophonist.

  • National Concert Hall, Thursday

5 |festival|

WEST CORK CHAMBER MUSIC

Bantry becomes the centre of the early music world with another impressive programme of performances and workshops.

  • June 30 – July 8, westcorkmusic.ie


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