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Review of Irish Film @ Galway Film Fleadh: The Drummer And The Keeper

Review of Irish Film @ Galway Film Fleadh: The Drummer And The Keeper

| July 21, 2017 | Comments (0)

Stephen Burke tips his hi-hat to Nick Kelly’s debut feature film, ‘The Drummer And The Keeper’.

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'Pilgrimage' Writer Jamie Hannigan & Director Brendan Muldowney

‘Pilgrimage’ Writer Jamie Hannigan & Director Brendan Muldowney

| July 20, 2017 | Comments (0)

Paul Farren met up with director Brendan Muldowney and writer Jamie Hannigan to discuss ‘Pilgrimage’.

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Irish Film Review: Pilgrimage

Irish Film Review: Pilgrimage

| July 19, 2017 | Comments (0)

Brian O Tiomain on an Irish film with a difference.

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Film Ireland Podcast: Episode 29 - The Thinking Man's Apocalypse

Film Ireland Podcast: Episode 29 – The Thinking Man’s Apocalypse

| July 18, 2017 | Comments (0)

Our regular Film Ireland returns with resplendent hosts Sarah Cullen and Richard Drumm bringing you fun and frolics from the film world.

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James Creedon, Director of 'Thanks to Your Noble Shadow'

James Creedon, Director of ‘Thanks to Your Noble Shadow’

| July 15, 2017 | Comments (0)

Director James Creedon talks about his film ‘Thanks to Your Noble Shadow’, the story of one of Ireland’s last missionary nuns, which premieres at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh..

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Olga Černovaitė, director 'Butterfly City'

Olga Černovaitė, director ‘Butterfly City’

| July 13, 2017 | Comments (0)

Director Olga Černovaitė explains her motivation for making ‘Butterfly City’, her short film about the city of Visaginas, which screens at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh

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Kevin de la Isla O'Neill, Director of 'Acorn'

Kevin de la Isla O’Neill, Director of ‘Acorn’

| July 12, 2017 | Comments (0)

Kevin de la Isla O’Neill tells us about the seed that became the ‘Acorn’, which screen at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh.

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Andrew Stevenson, Director of 'Man to Man'

Andrew Stevenson, Director of ‘Man to Man’

| July 11, 2017 | Comments (0)

We talk ‘Man to Man’ with director Andrew Stevenson ahead of his short film screening at at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh.

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Bob Gallagher, Director of "El Vuelo Imposible del Guijarro" (The Impossible Flight of The Stone)

Bob Gallagher, Director of “El Vuelo Imposible del Guijarro” (The Impossible Flight of The Stone)

| July 11, 2017 | Comments (0)

Bob Gallagher’s short documentary “El Vuelo Imposible del Guijarro” was made in Cuba as part of a ten-day workshop with Bavarian filmmaker Werner Herzog.

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Len Collin, Director of 'Sanctuary'

Len Collin, Director of ‘Sanctuary’

| July 11, 2017 | Comments (0)

Gemma Creagh talks to Len Collin about Sanctuary, which introduces us to Larry and Sophie, two people with intellectual disabilities, who long to be together in a world that does everything to keep them apart.

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Emma Eliza Regan, Writer/Director of 'Wild Fire Nights'

Emma Eliza Regan, Writer/Director of ‘Wild Fire Nights’

| July 11, 2017 | Comments (0)

Emma Eliza Regan gives us a glimpse into the world of Wild Fire Nights, which screens at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh.

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Tristan Heanue, Writer/Director of 'A Break in the Clouds'

Tristan Heanue, Writer/Director of ‘A Break in the Clouds’

| July 11, 2017 | Comments (0)

Tristan Heanue gives us a look at ‘A Break in the Clouds’, which screens at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh.

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Jason Branagan: How We Made 'Jaffa'

Jason Branagan: How We Made ‘Jaffa’

| July 10, 2017 | Comments (0)

Jason Branagan tells us about his film ‘Jaffa’, which screens at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh.

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Padraig Conaty: How We Made ‘No Party for Billy Burns’

Padraig Conaty: How We Made ‘No Party for Billy Burns’

| July 10, 2017 | Comments (1)

Director Padraig Conaty tells Film Ireland how he went from playing Grand Theft Auto San Andreas to his writing and directing his debut feature ‘No Party for Billy Burns’, which premieres at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh.

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Amy-Joyce Hastings, Co-writer & Director of 'QED'

Amy-Joyce Hastings, Co-writer & Director of ‘QED’

| July 9, 2017 | Comments (0)

Amy-Joyce Hastings shines a light on her short film ‘QED’, which screens at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh.

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Liam Ó Mochain: How We Made 'Lost & Found'

Liam Ó Mochain: How We Made ‘Lost & Found’

| July 8, 2017 | Comments (0)

Liam Ó Mochain tells us about the 5 year journey behind his feature ‘Lost & Found’, which screens at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh.

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Irish Film Review: Sanctuary

Irish Film Review: Sanctuary

| July 7, 2017 | Comments (0)

Seán Crosson reviews one of the most ambitious, innovative and deeply moving Irish films of recent times.

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Claire Gormley, Producer of 'The Date'

Claire Gormley, Producer of ‘The Date’

| July 7, 2017 | Comments (0)

Claire Gormley gives us an insight into ‘The Date’, which screens at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh.

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Irish Film Review: Halal Daddy

Irish Film Review: Halal Daddy

| July 6, 2017 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio has a butchers at Conor McDermottroe’s feature.

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Linda Bhreathnach: How We Made 'Native'

Linda Bhreathnach: How We Made ‘Native’

| July 6, 2017 | Comments (0)

Director Linda Bhreathnach tells Film Ireland how the idea for her latest film just wouldn’t leave her alone and how she set about making the idea a reality.

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Mark Coffey, Co-producer of 'Writing Home'

Mark Coffey, Co-producer of ‘Writing Home’

| July 5, 2017 | Comments (0)

Producer Mark Coffey tells Film Ireland about romantic comedy ‘Writing Home’, made as part of the Filmbase Masters Course and set to screen at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh.

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Irish Short Film Review: The Betrayal

Irish Short Film Review: The Betrayal

| July 4, 2017 | Comments (0)

Richard Drumm witnesses ‘The Betrayal’.

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Irish Film Review: Revolutions

Irish Film Review: Revolutions

| July 4, 2017 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio ends the jam.

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Irish Film Review: Nails

Irish Film Review: Nails

| July 4, 2017 | Comments (0)

Sadhbh Ni Bhroin hits the nail on the head.

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Irish Film Review: Twice Shy

Irish Film Review: Twice Shy

| July 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

Sadhbh Ni Bhroin takes a look at Tom Ryan’s film.

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Dave Thorpe, writer of 'Leap of Faith'

Dave Thorpe, writer of ‘Leap of Faith’

| July 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

Dave Thorpe talks to Film Ireland about his film Leap of Faith, which is set to screen at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh.

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Laura McGann, Director of 'Revolutions'

Laura McGann, Director of ‘Revolutions’

| June 30, 2017 | Comments (0)

Gemma Creagh had jams with director Laura McCann about her film ‘Revolutions’, which introduces the exciting, sometimes brutal, world of women’s roller derby.

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InConversation: Noel Quinn

InConversation: Noel Quinn

| June 29, 2017 | Comments (0)

In this episode of InConversation, Mark Sheridan talks to Emmy-nominated sound recordist Noel Quinn.

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Tom Ryan, Writer / Director of 'Twice Shy'

Tom Ryan, Writer / Director of ‘Twice Shy’

| June 23, 2017 | Comments (0)

Gemma Creagh met Tom Ryan to talk about his film ‘Twice Shy’, which is released in cinemas 23rd June 2017.

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Irish Short Film Review: Gridlock

Irish Short Film Review: Gridlock

| June 23, 2017 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio reflects on the Irish short film ‘Gridlock’, directed by Ian Hunt Duffy, who won Young Directors Award in Cannes last week.

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