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Irish Film Review: Kissing Candice

Irish Film Review: Kissing Candice

| June 21, 2018 | Comments (0)

Emma Donnelly puckers up for Kissing Candice.

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Irish Film Review: The Breadwinner

Irish Film Review: The Breadwinner

| May 25, 2018 | Comments (0)

Cian Geoghegan reviews Nora Twomey’s animated feature film set in 2001 in Kabul.

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Capital Irish Film Festival: Colin McIvor - Director of 'The Zoo'

Capital Irish Film Festival: Colin McIvor – Director of ‘The Zoo’

| May 24, 2018 | Comments (0)

John Collins spoke to Colin McIvor, whose film ‘Zoo’ opened this year’s Capital Irish Film Festival in Washington D.C.

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Irish Film Review: Making the Grade

Irish Film Review: Making the Grade

| April 13, 2018 | Comments (0)

Siomha McQuinn is senza sordini.

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Alan Gilsenan, Writer / Director of 'Unless' & 'The Meeting'

Alan Gilsenan, Writer / Director of ‘Unless’ & ‘The Meeting’

| March 20, 2018 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio met up with filmmaker Alan Gilsenan to chat about his two films set for Irish cinemas this year.

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Review of Irish Film @ ADIFF 2018: The Delinquent Season

Review of Irish Film @ ADIFF 2018: The Delinquent Season

| March 19, 2018 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio attends a dinner party.

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Review of Irish Film @ ADIFF 2018: The Science of Ghosts

Review of Irish Film @ ADIFF 2018: The Science of Ghosts

| March 16, 2018 | Comments (0)

June Butler is haunted by Niall McCann’s observational drama centres on well-known Irish musician Adrian Crowley.

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Review of Irish Film @ ADIFF 2018: Kissing Candice

Review of Irish Film @ ADIFF 2018: Kissing Candice

| March 15, 2018 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio puckers up at the 2018 Audi Dublin International Film Festival for Aoife McArdle’s ‘Kissing Candice’. 

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Review of Irish Film @ ADIFF 2018: The Cured

Review of Irish Film @ ADIFF 2018: The Cured

| March 14, 2018 | Comments (0)

Cathy Butler fleshes out David Freyne’s horror ‘The Cured’.

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Review of Irish Film @ ADIFF 2018: Black 47

Review of Irish Film @ ADIFF 2018: Black 47

| March 13, 2018 | Comments (0)

Sarah Cullen saddles up for Lance Daly’s drama set in Ireland during the Great Famine.

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Review of Irish Film @ ADIFF 2018: Twilight

Review of Irish Film @ ADIFF 2018: Twilight

| March 12, 2018 | Comments (0)

Fionn Warren enters ‘Twilight’, Pat Collins’ latest documentary.

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Irish Film Review: The Lodgers

Irish Film Review: The Lodgers

| March 9, 2018 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio gets gothic.

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Review of Irish Film @ ADIFF 2018: Good Favour

Review of Irish Film @ ADIFF 2018: Good Favour

| March 6, 2018 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio wanders into Rebecca Daly’s haunting parable.

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Review of Irish Film @ ADIFF 2018: The Image You Missed

Review of Irish Film @ ADIFF 2018: The Image You Missed

| March 6, 2018 | Comments (0)

Síomha McQuinn takes a look at Donal Foreman’s documentary ‘The Image You Missed’, which explores the complexities of a father/son relationship.

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Garret Walsh, Director of 'The Observer Effect’

Garret Walsh, Director of ‘The Observer Effect’

| March 6, 2018 | Comments (0)

Anthony Assad caught up with director of ‘The Observer Effect’, Garret Walsh, ahead of his dark thriller’s Dublin premiere.

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Sean Clancy. Writer / Director of 'Locus of Control'

Sean Clancy. Writer / Director of ‘Locus of Control’

| March 5, 2018 | Comments (0)

Ahead of its screening at Filmbase, Sean Clancy tells us about his dark comedy about decision and control.

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Review: Lady Bird

Review: Lady Bird

| February 22, 2018 | Comments (0)

This is Aoife O’Ceallachain’s hometown,

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Grainne Humphreys, ADIFF Festival Director

Grainne Humphreys, ADIFF Festival Director

| February 19, 2018 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio caught up with festival director Grainne Humphreys to get a heads-up on this year’s Audi Dublin International Film Festival. 

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Preview of Irish Film @ ADIFF 2018

Preview of Irish Film @ ADIFF 2018

| February 18, 2018 | Comments (0)

The 2018 Audi Dublin International Film Festival comes to town from 22nd February to 4th March. Included among over 100 features there’s a wonderful selection of Irish films to enjoy – below we take a look at what’s on offer…

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Paul Power, Director of 'For When I Die'

Paul Power, Director of ‘For When I Die’

| February 15, 2018 | Comments (0)

Director Paul Power talks to us about his film, ‘For When I Die’, which screens at the 2018 Audi Dublin Film Festival.

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Watch Irish Short Film: Staccato

Watch Irish Short Film: Staccato

| February 14, 2018 | Comments (0)

Director Eoghan McQuinn gives us the low-down on how the film came together.

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Review: Black Panther

Review: Black Panther

| February 13, 2018 | Comments (2)

Gemma Creagh, leader of the Dora Milaje, prevents a world war.

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Irish Short Film Review: Ours

Irish Short Film Review: Ours

| February 2, 2018 | Comments (0)

June Butler takes a look at Heather Grogan’s short film ‘Ours’.

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Early Irish Cinema: Censoring the Fairies: Finn Varra Maa, the Irish Santa Claus and the Military Authorities in January 1918

Early Irish Cinema: Censoring the Fairies: Finn Varra Maa, the Irish Santa Claus and the Military Authorities in January 1918

| January 29, 2018 | Comments (0)

Early Irish Cinema takes a trip to the theatre to experience an Irish Christmas pantomime.

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Watch Irish Short Film: Radha

Watch Irish Short Film: Radha

| January 29, 2018 | Comments (0)

‘Radha’ is a 22-minute drama with horror elements. Director Nicolas Courdouan spoke to Film Ireland about the story behind the film.

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Film Festivals 2018 – Here & Abroad

Film Festivals 2018 – Here & Abroad

| January 26, 2018 | Comments (0)

Keep an eye on film festivals here and Irish film festivals abroad.

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Actor Barry Ward, 'Maze'

Actor Barry Ward, ‘Maze’

| January 23, 2018 | Comments (0)

Gemma Creagh caught up with actor Barry Ward ahead of the Maze’s release on DVD

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Kerry Film Festival - Lies we Tell

Kerry Film Festival – Lies we Tell

| January 23, 2018 | Comments (0)

Eleanor McSherry checks out ‘Lies we Tell’ at the Kerry Film Festival.

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Irish Short Film Review: Lily

Irish Short Film Review: Lily

| January 16, 2018 | Comments (0)

Sarah Cullen takes a look at ‘Lily’, Graham Cantwell’s short film about a girl with a secret, who is faced with the greatest challenge of her young life. 

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Watch Irish Short Film: Fallen Bird

Watch Irish Short Film: Fallen Bird

| January 15, 2018 | Comments (0)

‘Fallen Bird’ is a short documentary portrait of Irish artist, Eric Boylan.

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