• Irish Films To Look Out For in 2018

    Irish Films To Look Out For in 2018

    | January 8, 2018 | Comments (0)

    We take a look at some of the Irish films making their way to screens in Ireland this year.

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  • Submissions & Funding Deadlines

    Submissions & Funding Deadlines

    | January 5, 2018 | Comments (0)

    Looking for funding? Want to submit your work to festivals? Keep an eye on upcoming deadlines here.

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  • Films of 2017 - Writers' Choice

    Films of 2017 – Writers’ Choice

    | December 28, 2017 | Comments (2)

    Film is the rabbit hole of life. It is a labyrinth of truth and lies, a broken mirror that distorts our fantasies, a dealer of dreams and desires. It is who we are… The Film Ireland family look back on who they were in 2017 and pick out their highlights – and some lowlights – […]

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  • Our Favourite Films of 2017

    Our Favourite Films of 2017

    | December 26, 2017 | Comments (0)

    Our children of the dark emerged from the dreams of film to give us their personal highlights of 2017. The results were translated into data and fed into a bleeping machine which worked overnight to tally up votes and spew forth a Top Ten on perforated paper tape.

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  • Our Favourite Irish Films of 2017

    Our Favourite Irish Films of 2017

    | December 19, 2017 | Comments (0)

    2017 was another strong year for Irish film with a fine fettle of fiction and fact, reflected in our ten choices. There’s gangsters and spacecrafts – sadly not in the same film – revenge and roller skates, campaigns and epic journeys, love and painters, soul mates and pioneers. 

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Irish Short Film Review: Lily

Irish Short Film Review: Lily

January 16, 2018 | Comments (0)

Sarah Cullen takes a look at ‘Lily’, Graham Cantwell’s short film about a girl with a secret, who is faced with the greatest challenge of her young life. 

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Irish Short Film: Watch 'Fallen Bird'

Irish Short Film: Watch ‘Fallen Bird’

January 15, 2018 | Comments (0)

‘Fallen Bird’ is a short documentary portrait of Irish artist, Eric Boylan.

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Early Irish Cinema: Idealizing Everything Irish: The Film Company of Ireland Releases Rafferty’s Rise in late 1917

Early Irish Cinema: Idealizing Everything Irish: The Film Company of Ireland Releases Rafferty’s Rise in late 1917

January 9, 2018 | Comments (0)

Denis Condon explores the particular case of the 1917 lost comedy ‘Rafferty’s Rise’.

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Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Michael Inside

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Michael Inside

January 8, 2018 | Comments (0)

Loretta Goff takes a look at Frank Berry’s tale of Michael, a luckless 18-year-old who is misfortunate to be sent to prison.  

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Review: Lady Bird

Review: Lady Bird

January 8, 2018 | Comments (0)

Ahead of its February release here, and to celebrate Saoirse Ronan’s Golden Globe win, James Bartlett takes a look at Greta Gerwig’s ‘Lady Bird’.

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Film Ireland Podcast: Episode 31 - A Giant Pile of Falsehoods

Film Ireland Podcast: Episode 31 – A Giant Pile of Falsehoods

December 29, 2017 | Comments (0)

In this end of year peachy pod, Sarah Cullen and Richard Drumm reflect on 2017 and pick out their top movies, plus their worst moments – including Richard’s newly diagnosed persicaphobia.

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Call For: Submissions for  Galway Film Fleadh

Call For: Submissions for Galway Film Fleadh

| January 22, 2018 | Comments (0)

Feature film submissions are now open for the 30th Galway Film Fleadh, taking place between 10th – 15th July, 2018.

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Call For: Female Actor

Call For: Female Actor

| January 22, 2018 | Comments (0)

Role is for a woman aged 20 to 40.

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Review: A Woman’s Life

Review: A Woman’s Life

| January 20, 2018 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio finds ennui in Une Vie

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Call For: Submissions for First Cut! Youth Film Festival

Call For: Submissions for First Cut! Youth Film Festival

| January 18, 2018 | Comments (0)

First Cut! Youth Film Festival announce submissions open for the 2018 festival.

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8 Irish Docs Announced for ADIFF

8 Irish Docs Announced for ADIFF

| January 18, 2018 | Comments (0)

8 Irish documentaries set to screen at the Audi Dublin International Film Festival 2018.

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Bryony Dunne at Euroconnection

Bryony Dunne at Euroconnection

| January 17, 2018 | Comments (0)

Young Irish Director competes at Euroconnection international production forum at Clermont Ferrand, France, Tuesday February 6th nominated by IndieCork Festival.

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