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Irish Nominations for 75th Golden Globe Awards

Irish Nominations for 75th Golden Globe Awards

| December 11, 2017 | Comments (0)

Saoirse Ronan led the way for Irish nominations for the Golden Globe awards  nominated for Best Actress in a lead role for Musical / Comedy, for her performance in Greta Gerwig’s ‘Lady Bird’.

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Watch Short Film: 'Last Service' & 'Forgotten Paradise'

Watch Short Film: ‘Last Service’ & ‘Forgotten Paradise’

| December 11, 2017 | Comments (0)

Bertie Brosnan’s new short art-films ‘Last Service’ and ‘Forgotten Paradise’ funded by the Cork City Arts are available online for free

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Kerry Film Festival - TALK: What is your Film Festival Action Plan?

Kerry Film Festival – TALK: What is your Film Festival Action Plan?

| December 11, 2017 | Comments (0)

Eleanor McSherry was at the second discussion at T.A.L.K – What is your Film Festival Action Plan?

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Alan Maher, producer of 'Song of Granite'

Alan Maher, producer of ‘Song of Granite’

| December 8, 2017 | Comments (0)

Gemma Creagh sat down with Alan Maher of Marcie Films to discuss the ins and outs of producing Pat Collins’ Song of Granite, the life story of traditional Sean-nós singer Joe Heaney, from County Galway.

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Review: The Disaster Artist

Review: The Disaster Artist

| December 8, 2017 | Comments (0)

Gemma Creagh did not hit her.

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Bharat Nalluri, Director of 'The Man Who Invented Christmas'

Bharat Nalluri, Director of ‘The Man Who Invented Christmas’

| December 8, 2017 | Comments (0)

Director Bharat Nalluri talked to Film Ireland about reinventing a classic tale for a modern audience.

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Irish Film Review: Song of Granite

Irish Film Review: Song of Granite

| December 7, 2017 | Comments (0)

Hannah Lemass sings the praises of Pat Collins’ ‘Song of Granite’ a film about the life of the renowned traditional sean-nós singer, Joe Heaney.

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Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Writing Home

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Writing Home

| December 7, 2017 | Comments (0)

Jack O’Dwyer puts pen to paper about the romantic comedy ‘Writing Home’, made as part of the Filmbase Masters Course.

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Irish Film Review: The Breadwinner

Irish Film Review: The Breadwinner

| December 6, 2017 | Comments (0)

Anthony Kirby was at this year’s Toronto International Film Festival to see the Angelina Jolie executive produced Irish animated film The Breadwinner, which is being tipped for Oscar success and was recently awarded Best Animated Feature by LA Film Critics Association.

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Kerry Film Festival - T.A.L.K Creative Kerry Abroad

Kerry Film Festival – T.A.L.K Creative Kerry Abroad

| December 6, 2017 | Comments (0)

Eleanor McSherry was at the Creative Kerry Abroad session of T.A.L.K, a set of sessions including panel discussions, in conversation and Q& A sessions.

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Irish Film Review: Jaha’s Promise

Irish Film Review: Jaha’s Promise

| December 5, 2017 | Comments (0)

Sarah Cullen learns about the life and activism of Jaha Dukureh, a Gambian anti-female genital mutilation campaigner.

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Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: No Party for Billy Burns

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: No Party for Billy Burns

| December 4, 2017 | Comments (0)

Loretta Goff rides into town and checks out Padraig Conaty’s film about a shy and awkward, Wild West obsessed Billy Burns, whose cheerful cowboy fixation masks the scars of a childhood tragedy.

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 Irish Film Festival, Boston Call for Entries Deadline Extended

 Irish Film Festival, Boston Call for Entries Deadline Extended

| December 4, 2017 | Comments (0)

The Irish Film Festival Boston Announces it is extending its Call for Entries Deadline to December 10th, 2017.

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Reel Horror Show: Episode 9

Reel Horror Show: Episode 9

| December 3, 2017 | Comments (0)

The macabre members of Reel Horror Show return to walk with you in nightmares.

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Review: Happy End

Review: Happy End

| December 2, 2017 | Comments (0)

Aoife O’Ceallachain is left cold.

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Review: Battle of the Sexes

Review: Battle of the Sexes

| December 2, 2017 | Comments (0)

Sadhbh Ní Bhroin serves and volleys.

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Want to Work Abroad? Panel Discussion for Filmmakers

Want to Work Abroad? Panel Discussion for Filmmakers

| November 30, 2017 | Comments (0)

Join us at Filmbase for a practical and detailed discussion about the legalities and logistics involved in moving to another country for the purposes of your career.

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Review: Suburbicon

Review: Suburbicon

| November 30, 2017 | Comments (0)

Ellen Murray heads to the burbs.

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Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: The Lodgers

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: The Lodgers

| November 30, 2017 | Comments (0)

Loretta Goff gets gothic at ‘The Lodgers’, which screened at the Cork Film Festival.

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IFB Announce Revisions to Screenplay Development Scheme

IFB Announce Revisions to Screenplay Development Scheme

| November 30, 2017 | Comments (0)

Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (IFB) has announced revisions to the scheme which will re-open for applications in 2018.

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PIO Media to produce Film Offaly Bursary Winner ‘Red Rag’

PIO Media to produce Film Offaly Bursary Winner ‘Red Rag’

| November 29, 2017 | Comments (0)

PIO Media, the company behind last year’s award winning Leap of Faith is set to produce this year’s Film Offaly bursary winner, ‘Red Rag’.

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Early Irish Cinema: Screening the Funeral of Thomas Ashe, September-October 1917

Early Irish Cinema: Screening the Funeral of Thomas Ashe, September-October 1917

| November 29, 2017 | Comments (0)

Denis Condon explores the significance of a special newsreel film of the funeral of Thomas Ashe 100 years ago.

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'The Breadwinner' Premieres @ ADIFF

‘The Breadwinner’ Premieres @ ADIFF

| November 29, 2017 | Comments (0)

The Audi Dublin International Film Festival has announced the Irish premiere of Nora Twomey’s animated feature film, The Breadwinner and the launch of the Silent Cinema programme for the 2018 festival. 

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Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Condemned to Remember

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Condemned to Remember

| November 28, 2017 | Comments (0)

Sean O’Rourke reviews Gerry Gregg’s film in which Irish Holocaust Survivor Tomi Reichental celebrates his 80th birthday in a Dublin Mosque and embarks on epic journey across a Europe in turmoil.

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Irish Film Festival London Full Line-up

Irish Film Festival London Full Line-up

| November 27, 2017 | Comments (0)

The Irish Film Festival London runs 29th Nov – 3rd Dec 2017.
 

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Call For: Freelancers – Producers, Assistant Producers, Researchers

Call For: Freelancers – Producers, Assistant Producers, Researchers

| November 27, 2017 | Comments (0)

The Independent Production Unit in TV3 is compiling a panel of producers, assistant producers and researchers with experience in documentary programme making.

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Review of Irish Film @ Kerry Film Festival: Irish Stories - Shorts Programme

Review of Irish Film @ Kerry Film Festival: Irish Stories – Shorts Programme

| November 27, 2017 | Comments (0)

Eleanor McSherry finds strong stories being told at the Irish Stories – Shorts Programme at the Kerry Film Festival.

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Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Local Films for Local People: Cork on Camera

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Local Films for Local People: Cork on Camera

| November 27, 2017 | Comments (0)

Jack O’Dwyer was at the Cork Film Festival for Local Films for Local People: Cork on Camera, a programme of short films made in and about Cork from the collections of the IFI Irish Film Archive.

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Review: Ingrid Goes West

Review: Ingrid Goes West

| November 24, 2017 | Comments (0)

Brian Ó Tiomáin goes East.

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The Actors’ Room: Geraldine McAlinden

The Actors’ Room: Geraldine McAlinden

| November 23, 2017 | Comments (0)

In this episode of The Actors Room, Lynn Larkin is joined by Geraldine McAlinden.

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