Yes it’s raining; yes it’s freezing – but that won’t stop us celebrating the fact that this year’s Summer Issue of Film Ireland magazine is out now. As you can tell from the grooviest of covers, this issue is a scorcher. So wrap up warm, bring an umbrella and celebrate the start of an Irish summer with our latest filmtabulous issue.
In this issue:
Irish Animators for Annecy
Anna Rodgers assesses the Irish animation scene.
In the Bronx
Niall McKay meets director Macdara Vallely to talk about his new feature, Babygirl.
It’s in the Post
Paul Webster takes a look at the Irish post-production scene.
In the Limelight
Gordon Gaffney shines a light on the JDIFF Irish Talent Spotlight.
Dublin’s Fair City
Niamh Creely talks to Irish location manager Peter Conway about shooting in Dublin.
Paul Callanan at the 23rd Cork French Film Festival on guests Pierre Étaix and Jean-Claude Carrière.
The Making of Moon
Shane Perez reports on the fascinating Galway Film Centre masterclass on the making of Duncan Jones’ Moon.
Niall Kitson checks out a new wave of online services that are putting pressure on distribution models
Film Ireland catches up with the Oscar®-nominated director of The Secret of Kells, Tomm Moore.
Niamh Creely sharpens her pencil for the UNTITLED Screenwriting Competition and Story Campus.
Maeve Clancy explores the world of distribution in Film Ireland’s comic page.
Nadine O’Regan investigates why Stella Days upset the residents of Borrisokane.
Plus all our regulars:
Up Close – with Anjelica Huston, plus Paul Rowley on ‘My Inspiration’.
Your Updates – all the latest Irish film news.
On Set – Rory Cashin on the set of Mark O’ Connor’s latest, King of the Travellers
Spotlight – Steven Galvin takes in the sounds of the Casbah with Safinez Bousbia, director of El Gusto.
Reviews – Albert Nobbs, The Other Side of Sleep, The Pier, Stella Days, This Must Be the Place
Festivals – all the latest festival reports & previews
ShortSpace – the latest ShortSpace short film news, plus Mark Noonan on ‘How I Short’.
Filmbase News – all the latest from Filmbase
Equipment – we get our hands on the RED Scarlet camera.
MEDIA Desk – news & dates to keep in your MEDIA Diary.