Image of an older lady and a young man laughing together while eating rice.


A Simple Life

Having served as a maid for over 60 years, one woman must face the harsh realities of life after suffering a stroke. When she decides to retire, the roles are reversed as the family attempt to support and care for someone who had seemed invisible to them.

Mandarin with English subtitles. 2011, PG (118 min). Free, no booking required.

Open today 9:45am - 8:00pm

Monday to Friday 9:45am - 5:30pm
Wednesday 9:45am - 8:00pm
Saturday 9:45am - 5:30pm
Sunday 12:00pm - 5:30pm

Closed Mondays: Nov - Feb
Closed 1 Jan; Good Friday; 24-26 Dec

Admission is Free
No booking required
Suggested donation €5


Chester Beatty
Dublin Castle
Dublin 2
D02 AD92