A free film series, “The Irish in Film,” opens with Young Cassidy on Wednesday, Oct. 2.

The films will be shown in the Multimedia Room at Fairfield University’s DiMenna-Nyselius Library on Wednesdays at 7 p.m. Light refreshment will be served. All but one of the films will be introduced by members of the Irish Studies faculty, who will field questions from the audience after the screenings.

This year, each film with have a “cities” theme. Other movies in the series include Angela’s Ashes, Oct. 9; In America, Oct. 16; and Disco Pigs, Oct. 23.

For more information, contact Marion White at 203-245-4000, ext. 3021 or mwhite@fairfield.edu.