3 Irish films have been announced to screen at next year’s Sundance Film Festival.
Gerard Barrett’s Glassland (pictured) was chosen for the World Cinema Dramatic Competition, which screens 12 films from emerging filmmakers around the world. Also competing is the Irish co-production Strangerland, co-scripted by Michael Kinirons and stars Nicole Kidman, Hugo Weaving and Joseph Fiennes. The film was developed by Fastnet Films.
Also screening at the festival is Michael Madsen’s documentary The Visit, a co-production between Ireland and four other European nations.
The Sundance Film Festival takes place from January 22 to February 1 in Park City, Utah.
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- January 21, 2013 ‘Derelict’ set for US premiere at Chicago Irish Film Festival
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- January 17, 2011 'The Guard' receives marketing support from EFP
- December 9, 2014 ‘Brooklyn’ and ‘The Hallow’ join Irish Films at Sundance
- December 7, 2011 ‘Shadow Dancer’ World Premiere at the prestigious Sundance Film Festival
- November 29, 2018 Five Irish Films to Screens at Sundance
- January 29, 2013 Call For: Freshly Squeezed International Student Short Film Festival open for online submissions
- December 5, 2011 ‘Grabbers’ Selected to Screen at Sundance Film Festival 2012
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