The 56th BFI London Film Festival this year includes 13 films from Ireland. This is part of a worldwide selection of 225 feature films and 111 shorts from more than 65 countries.
The festival will screen 11 Irish features:
Citadel (Ciarán Foy)
Good Vibrations (Lisa Barros D’Sa and Glenn Leyburn)
Kelly + Victor (Kieran Evans)
Legends of Valhalla – Thor (Óskar Jónasson)
Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God (Alex Gibney)
The Pervert’s Guide to Ideology (Sophie Fiennes)
Pilgrim Hill (Gerard Barrett)
The Road: A Story of Life and Death (Marc Isaacs)
Silence (Pat Collins)
The Summit (Nick Ryan)
What Richard Did (Lenny Abrahamson)
Plus two Irish shorts:
The Boy in the Bubble (Kealan O’Rourke) and Foxes (Lorcan Finnegan).
The 56th BFI London Film Festival runs from 10-21 October.
- April 15, 2013 -- ‘What Richard Did’ wins Best Film at the 32nd Istanbul International Film Festival
- May 20, 2010 -- Mofilm's BFI London Film Festival competition
- November 17, 2010 -- 'The Pipe' and 'Sensation' at the BFI London Film Festival 2010
- November 6, 2013 -- BFI London Film Festival: ‘Salvo’ & ‘My Class’
- October 16, 2013 -- BFI London Film Festival: Blue is the Warmest Colour
- January 29, 2013 -- Call For: Freshly Squeezed International Student Short Film Festival open for online submissions
- January 23, 2013 -- Irish Folk Furniture, directed by Tony Donoghue, wins prize for Best Animation at Sundance Film Festival.
- January 29, 2013 -- Irish Short Wins Best Comedy award at 2012 Vacaville International Film Festival
- January 21, 2013 -- ‘Derelict’ set for US premiere at Chicago Irish Film Festival
- January 29, 2013 -- JDIFF 2013: Preview – Broken
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