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ADIFF 2017: Irish Film Reviews

ADIFF 2017: Irish Film Reviews

| April 3, 2017 | Comments (0)

The 2017 Audi Dublin International Film Festival proved to be a treat for Irish film lovers, stuffed to the gills with deadly docs, super shorts and fab features.

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IFI Spotlight

IFI Spotlight

| April 3, 2017 | Comments (0)

IFI Spotlight, now in its fifth year, is the IFI’s annual look at the Irish film and media industry, reviewing the past year and considering current trends in production, distribution and consumption of new work.

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Review: Ghost in the Shell

Review: Ghost in the Shell

| April 2, 2017 | Comments (0)

Paul Farren is on the run from Mobile Armored Riot Police.

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Czech New Wave @ IFI

Czech New Wave @ IFI

| April 2, 2017 | Comments (0)

Featuring the work of cinematic masters such as Jiří Menzel, Jan Němec, Miloš Forman, Ivan Passer and Karel Vachek.

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Review: Graduation

Review: Graduation

| March 31, 2017 | Comments (0)

Michael O’Sullivan bleaks out.

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Review: Smurfs: The Lost Village

Review: Smurfs: The Lost Village

| March 31, 2017 | Comments (0)

Michael O’Sullivan gets smurfy.

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Review: Free Fire

Review: Free Fire

| March 31, 2017 | Comments (0)

Andrew Carroll is bang on.

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The Little Cinema & Galway City of Film 48 Hour Challenge

The Little Cinema & Galway City of Film 48 Hour Challenge

| March 31, 2017 | Comments (0)

Invites filmmakers to Galway City to make a film – write, shoot, and edit – in just 48 hours.

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Podcast: Ben Wheatley,'Free Fire'

Podcast: Ben Wheatley,’Free Fire’

| March 31, 2017 | Comments (0)

  Paul Farren talks to Ben Wheatley about taking a procedural look at action with Free Fire, breaking it down to an atomic level, planning the shoot, the production design, the ’70s setting, scriptwriting and the inspirations behind Armie Hammer’s suave look.     Armie Hammer, left, whose look was inspired by:   Dan O’Bannon   and Tony […]

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The Making of a Medium @ The Light House Cinema

The Making of a Medium @ The Light House Cinema

| March 31, 2017 | Comments (0)

The film will do a limited run of screenings across the country in the coming .

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'Between Land and Sea' Announce More Screenings

‘Between Land and Sea’ Announce More Screenings

| March 30, 2017 | Comments (0)

‘Between Land and Sea’ will have additional screenings in the IFI Dublin, Naas, Kilkenny, Limerick, Sligo and Westport.

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Tips: Comedy Sketch Writing

Tips: Comedy Sketch Writing

| March 28, 2017 | Comments (0)

Ahead of his Comedy Writing Weekend at Filmbase (8 – 9 April), Stephen Shields gives us his top ten tips for Comedy Sketch Writing.

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Review: The Lost City of Z

Review: The Lost City of Z

| March 28, 2017 | Comments (0)

Liam Hanlon explores James Gray’s film.

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Review: The Eyes of My Mother

Review: The Eyes of My Mother

| March 28, 2017 | Comments (0)

Ellen Murray chills out.

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Review: Life

Review: Life

| March 27, 2017 | Comments (0)

Ruairí Moore’s in the best selling show.

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Early Irish Cinema: Exhibiting Tanks to Irish Cinema Fans, February 1917

Early Irish Cinema: Exhibiting Tanks to Irish Cinema Fans, February 1917

| March 27, 2017 | Comments (0)

Denis Condon takes a look at how cinema 100 years ago introduced tantalizing glimpses of a new war machine. .

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Cinemagic Returns to Dublin in May

Cinemagic Returns to Dublin in May

| March 27, 2017 | Comments (0)

Cinemagic returns to Dublin in May to celebrate its 10th Anniversary.

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Irish Films in Cinema 2017

Irish Films in Cinema 2017

| March 27, 2017 | Comments (0)

Keep an eye out for Irish films coming to cinemas in 2017.

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Dreams Can Come True

Dreams Can Come True

| March 27, 2017 | Comments (0)

Eithne Considine Shankar gives us a history of the struggle of the Irish Film Festival Ottawa on its path to success.

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Review: CHiPs

Review: CHiPs

| March 24, 2017 | Comments (0)

Andrew Carroll orders fries.

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Review: Aquarius

Review: Aquarius

| March 24, 2017 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio bears water.

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Irish Film Review: The Secret Scripture

Irish Film Review: The Secret Scripture

| March 24, 2017 | Comments (0)

Gemma Creagh scrawls in her bible.

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Competition: Win Limited Edition 'Life' Merchandise

Competition: Win Limited Edition ‘Life’ Merchandise

| March 23, 2017 | Comments (1)

We have 3 goody bags to give away full of limited edition merchandise from the movie.

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CCCahoots - First Short Film Wraps

CCCahoots – First Short Film Wraps

| March 23, 2017 | Comments (0)

Award-winning Cork Comedy Troupe & TV Production Company, Have Completed Their First Short Film, FitzGibbons’ Budget Funerals.

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Podcast: Capital Irish Film Festival

Podcast: Capital Irish Film Festival

| March 23, 2017 | Comments (1)

John Collins was at the 11th annual Capital Irish Film Festival in Washington, U.S.A and met some of the attending filmmakers.

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Sound of Silents @ IFI

Sound of Silents @ IFI

| March 23, 2017 | Comments (0)

Sound of Silents returns to the Irish Film Institute on Saturday, April 8th with a programme of colourful, rarely-screened silent films from the IFI Irish Film Archive dating from 1914 to 1955.

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Call For: Director for Brown Bag Films

Call For: Director for Brown Bag Films

| March 23, 2017 | Comments (0)

Working in a busy creative environment, the Director provides the vision and creative leadership for the animation production.

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Chicago Irish Film Festival Winners

Chicago Irish Film Festival Winners

| March 23, 2017 | Comments (0)

‘Uisce Breatha’ wins top prize.

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Japanese Film Festival Returns

Japanese Film Festival Returns

| March 22, 2017 | Comments (0)

The Japanese Film Festival, now in its 9th edition, returns to bring the best of new Japanese cinema to Irish audiences with a mix of everything from action to anime and gentle comedies to wonderful oddities. Ireland’s only truly national film festival begins this year in Dundalk on April 1, before visiting Cork, Galway, Maynooth, […]

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Zoe Kavanagh Wins at Horrorhound Weekend Film Festival

Zoe Kavanagh Wins at Horrorhound Weekend Film Festival

| March 22, 2017 | Comments (0)

Zoe Kavanagh won Best Director in the US at the Horrorhound Weekend Film Festival.

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