Category: Festivals

Podcast: Capital Irish Film Festival

Podcast: Capital Irish Film Festival

| March 23, 2017 | Comments (0)

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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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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Irish Film Festa 2017

Irish Film Festa 2017

| March 22, 2017 | Comments (0)

The 10th edition of Irish Film Festa, the Italian festival dedicated entirely to Irish cinema, will be held this year from 30 March to 2 April at its usual venue, the Casa del Cinema in Rome.

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First Cut! Youth Film Festival Brings Creative Young Filmmakers to Youghal

First Cut! Youth Film Festival Brings Creative Young Filmmakers to Youghal

| March 22, 2017 | Comments (0)

First Cut! Youth Film Festival is a vibrant international festival screening the works of young filmmakers aged 12-24.

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ADIFF 2017 Irish Film Review: The Secret Scripture

ADIFF 2017 Irish Film Review: The Secret Scripture

| March 16, 2017 | Comments (0)

Ailbhe O’ Reilly reviews Jim Sheridan’s ‘The Secret Scripture’, which screened at the Audi Dublin International Film Festival.

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ADIFF 2017 Irish Film Review: Notes on Rave in Dublin

ADIFF 2017 Irish Film Review: Notes on Rave in Dublin

| March 14, 2017 | Comments (0)

Kenny Hanlon gets his tracksuit on for James Redmond’s documentary on 30+ years of Dublin rave and club culture.

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ADIFF 2017 Irish Film Review: The 4th Act

ADIFF 2017 Irish Film Review: The 4th Act

| March 9, 2017 | Comments (1)

Gordon Brennan views Turlough O’Kelly’s story of the €1bn regeneration of Ballymun.

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Béla Tarr @ Silk Road International Film Festival

Béla Tarr @ Silk Road International Film Festival

| March 6, 2017 | Comments (0)

The Silk Road International Film Festival returns to Dublin, Ireland for its fifth edition from 8th to 12th of March.

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ADIFF 2017 Irish Film Review: Photo City

ADIFF 2017 Irish Film Review: Photo City

| March 3, 2017 | Comments (0)

Liam Hanlon looks through the lens at John Murphy and Traolach Ó Murchú’s ‘Photo City’.

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Irish Film Season @ Danish Film Institute

Irish Film Season @ Danish Film Institute

| March 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

An Irish Film Season will take place at the Danish Film Institute from 2 – 15 March.

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ADIFF 2017 Irish Film Review: Nails

ADIFF 2017 Irish Film Review: Nails

| March 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio takes a bloodied hammer to Denis Bartok’s Irish horror film ‘Nails’.

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PLASTIK Announces Programme

PLASTIK Announces Programme

| March 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

PLASTIK opens with a programme selected by artist James Richards.

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The Capital Irish Film Festival Loves Irish Filmmakers

The Capital Irish Film Festival Loves Irish Filmmakers

| February 28, 2017 | Comments (1)

Five filmmakers will be joining the Capital Irish Filmmaker audiences to discuss their films, their careers and their next projects at the American Film Institute Silver Theatre/

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ADIFF 2017 Irish Film Review: Sanctuary

ADIFF 2017 Irish Film Review: Sanctuary

| February 25, 2017 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio checks out Len Collins’ debut feature, which screened at this year’ s Audi Dublin International Film Festival.

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ADIFF 2017 Irish Film Review: Amanda Coogan: Long Now

ADIFF 2017 Irish Film Review: Amanda Coogan: Long Now

| February 23, 2017 | Comments (0)

Grace Corry takes a look at Paddy Cahill’s exploration of Amanda Coogan’s durational performance art practice.

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ADIFF 2017 Irish Film Review: Without Name

ADIFF 2017 Irish Film Review: Without Name

| February 21, 2017 | Comments (0)

Richard Drumm enters the woods of Lorcan Finnegan’s Without Name, which screened at Audi Dublin International Film Festival 2017.

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Irish Film Festa Announces Short Films Competition Line-Up

Irish Film Festa Announces Short Films Competition Line-Up

| February 20, 2017 | Comments (0)

The competition section, reserved for short films produced or co-produced in Ireland, comprises 15 works this year.

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Podcast: Interview with Emer Reynolds, Director of 'The Farthest'

Podcast: Interview with Emer Reynolds, Director of ‘The Farthest’

| February 19, 2017 | Comments (0)

Jonathan Victory talks to Emer Reynold’s about her stunning documentary on NASA’s Voyager mission,which screens at this year’s Audi Dublin International Film Festival.

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Warner Bros. Creative Talent Supports ADIFF Industry Event with Oscar-winner Alexandra Byrne & Oscar Nomineee Consolata Boyle

Warner Bros. Creative Talent Supports ADIFF Industry Event with Oscar-winner Alexandra Byrne & Oscar Nomineee Consolata Boyle

| February 17, 2017 | Comments (0)

Warner Bros. Creative Talent Supports Film Festival Industry Event with Oscar-winner Alexandra Byrne and Oscar Nomineee Consolata Boyle.

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28th Cork French Film Festival Programme Announced

28th Cork French Film Festival Programme Announced

| February 14, 2017 | Comments (0)

Programme Announced with Special Guest Star Yann Arthus-Bertrand.

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Podcast: Interview with Grainne Humphreys, ADIFF 2017 Festival Director

Podcast: Interview with Grainne Humphreys, ADIFF 2017 Festival Director

| February 8, 2017 | Comments (0)

Grace Corry sat down with Grainne Humphreys to delve into the delights that await us at this year’s Audi Dublin International Film Festival.

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Preview of Irish Film @ ADIFF 2017

Preview of Irish Film @ ADIFF 2017

| January 19, 2017 | Comments (0)

We take a look at the Irish films on offer at this year’s Audi Dublin International Film Festival.

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Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Peter McVerry: A View from the Basement

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Peter McVerry: A View from the Basement

| January 11, 2017 | Comments (0)

  For 40 years human rights activist and Jesuit priest Peter McVerry has railed against state negligence, the abdication of Ireland’s most vulnerable citizens and a legacy of political indifference that has caused the destruction of communities, forced removals, addiction and homelessness.  Marley McCallum takes a look at an hour-long documentary, in which McVerry re-lives those dark decades. Peter […]

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Film Festivals 2017 – Here & Abroad

Film Festivals 2017 – Here & Abroad

| January 9, 2017 | Comments (0)

Keep track of all the Film Festivals in Ireland and the Irish Film Festivals around the world in 2017.

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Extended Deadline: Short Film Submissions for Irish Film Festa

Extended Deadline: Short Film Submissions for Irish Film Festa

| January 4, 2017 | Comments (0)

Submissions for the short films competition are open until January 15th.

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Submissions & Funding Deadlines

Submissions & Funding Deadlines

| January 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

Looking for funding? Want to submit your work to festivals? Keep an eye on upcoming deadlines here.

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Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival

| December 22, 2016 | Comments (0)

Check out our reviews of new Irish films that screened at this year’s Cork Film Festival.

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Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Cardboard Gangsters

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Cardboard Gangsters

| December 19, 2016 | Comments (0)

Annie Curran checks out ‘Cardboard Gangsters’, which screened at this year’s Cork Film Festival.

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Kerry Film Festival - Making it

Kerry Film Festival – Making it

| December 16, 2016 | Comments (0)

Eleanor McSherry attended the premiere of ‘Making It’, which opened this year’s Kerry Film Festival.

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