Category: Festivals

Melbourne International Film Festival: Rabbit

Melbourne International Film Festival: Rabbit

| August 28, 2017 | Comments (0)

James Bartlett catches Rabbit at the 66th Melbourne International Film Festival.

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Paddy Murphy: How We Made 'The Three Don’ts'

Paddy Murphy: How We Made ‘The Three Don’ts’

| August 28, 2017 | Comments (0)

Writer/director Paddy Murphy tells Film Ireland about his neo-noir, black comedy film set in Limerick. 

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Stephen Gaffney: Co-writer/Director of 'Red Room'

Stephen Gaffney: Co-writer/Director of ‘Red Room’

| August 26, 2017 | Comments (0)

Co-writer/director Stephen Gaffney invited Film Ireland into the ‘Red Room’, only to find three kidnapped women attempting to escape from their sadistic captors. 

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Review of Irish Film @ Galway Film Fleadh: IFI Local Films for Local People: Yet More Glimpses of Galway

Review of Irish Film @ Galway Film Fleadh: IFI Local Films for Local People: Yet More Glimpses of Galway

| August 25, 2017 | Comments (0)

Deirdre de Grae steps back in time at IFI Local Films for Local People: Yet More Glimpses of Galway, which screened at the 29th Galway Film Fleadh.

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Festival Report: Guth Gafa | International Documentary Festival

Festival Report: Guth Gafa | International Documentary Festival

| August 24, 2017 | Comments (0)

Maria Flood looks back on a busy Guth Gafa International Documentary Film Festival.

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Review of Irish Film @ Galway Film Fleadh: Song of Granite

Review of Irish Film @ Galway Film Fleadh: Song of Granite

| August 23, 2017 | Comments (0)

Deirdre de Grae sings along to ‘Song of Granite’, Pat Collins’ portrait of the life of the great traditional singer, Joe Heaney, which screened at the 29th Galway Film Fleadh.

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'Homecoming' Wins @ Fingal Film & Arts Festival 2017

‘Homecoming’ Wins @ Fingal Film & Arts Festival 2017

| August 21, 2017 | Comments (0)

‘Homecoming’, a short film written and directed by Sinéad O’Loughlin, was awarded Best Short Film Award at Fingal Film & Arts Festival 2017

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Guth Gafa Review: ‘The Farthest’

Guth Gafa Review: ‘The Farthest’

| August 21, 2017 | Comments (0)

Maria Flood enters a world of wonder in Emer Reynold’s ‘The Farthest’, which screened at the Guth Gafa International Documentary Film Festival.

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Fingal Film & Arts Festival Announce Winning Films

Fingal Film & Arts Festival Announce Winning Films

| August 20, 2017 | Comments (0)

Eight Fingal Film Festival awards were announced at the end of the festival.

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Review of Irish Film @ Galway Film Fleadh • New Irish Shorts 7: IFB World Premiere Shorts

Review of Irish Film @ Galway Film Fleadh • New Irish Shorts 7: IFB World Premiere Shorts

| August 14, 2017 | Comments (0)

Deirdre de Grae finds a lot to admire at the Irish Film Board World Premiere Short Films programme at the 29th Galway Film Fleadh.

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Guth Gafa Review: City of Ghosts

Guth Gafa Review: City of Ghosts

| August 14, 2017 | Comments (0)

Maria Flood visits Matthew Heineman’s ‘City of Ghosts’, which screened at the Guth Gafa International Documentary Film Festival.

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GAZE Film Award Winners 2017

GAZE Film Award Winners 2017

| August 14, 2017 | Comments (0)

GAZE International LGBT Film Festival has announced the winners of the GAZE Film Awards 2017.

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Guth Gafa Review: The Grown Ups

Guth Gafa Review: The Grown Ups

| August 11, 2017 | Comments (0)

Maria Flood reflects Maite Alberdi’s ‘The Grown Ups’, which screened at the Guth Gafa International Documentary Film Festival.

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'Beyond the Woods' @ Underground Cinema Film Festival

‘Beyond the Woods’ @ Underground Cinema Film Festival

| August 8, 2017 | Comments (0)

Seán Breathnach’s debut horror film is set to get its Dublin premiere at the Underground Cinema Film Festival.

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Review of Irish Film @ Galway Film Fleadh • New Irish Shorts 3

Review of Irish Film @ Galway Film Fleadh • New Irish Shorts 3

| August 8, 2017 | Comments (0)

Deirdre de Grae picks out her highlights from the New Irish Shorts 3 programme at the 29th Galway Film Fleadh.

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The 4th Animaze Festival

The 4th Animaze Festival

| August 2, 2017 | Comments (0)

Anthony Kirby introduces Animaze, an international film festival and conference exploring the world of animation in all its diversity.  

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Fingal Film & Arts Festival 2017 Workshops

Fingal Film & Arts Festival 2017 Workshops

| August 2, 2017 | Comments (0)

Adults/Kids Acting & Casting Workshop with Eva-Jane Gaffney.

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Dublin Smartphone Film Festival

Dublin Smartphone Film Festival

| July 31, 2017 | Comments (0)

Dublin Smartphone Film Festival is dedicated to filmmakers exclusively using mobile devices (Phones & Tablets). The festival kicks off on the 27th January 2018 and will screen a selection of short film, documentary, animation and music videos, along with hosting industry and educational workshops. The festival is now accepting submissions for 2018 from both local and […]

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'Anima' Screens @ Guth Gafa International Documentary Festival 2017

‘Anima’ Screens @ Guth Gafa International Documentary Festival 2017

| July 31, 2017 | Comments (0)

Explores questions relating to death and care in contemporary Ireland.

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Roisín Geraghty, Gaze LGBT Film Festival Programmer

Roisín Geraghty, Gaze LGBT Film Festival Programmer

| July 31, 2017 | Comments (0)

Gemma Creagh chats to Roisín Geraghty, programmer for Gaze LGBT Film Festival about this year’s festival, which runs 3rd – 7th August 2017.

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Irish Short Film Review: Mum

Irish Short Film Review: Mum

| July 27, 2017 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio takes a look at ‘Mum’, Anne Marie O’Connor’s film with a trans character at the heart of it, telling a universal story.

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Gaze Line-up

Gaze Line-up

| July 26, 2017 | Comments (0)

Line-up of Irish and international guest filmmakers confirmed for the 25th GAZE LGBT Film Festival.

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'The Farthest' Panel Discussion & Distribution Workshop @ Guth Gafa

‘The Farthest’ Panel Discussion & Distribution Workshop @ Guth Gafa

| July 25, 2017 | Comments (0)

The creative team behind the award-winning Irish film ‘The Farthest’  will offer a unique insight into the making of the film at the 11th Guth Gafa International Documentary Film Festival.

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Review of Irish Film @ Galway Film Fleadh • New Irish Shorts: Animation

Review of Irish Film @ Galway Film Fleadh • New Irish Shorts: Animation

| July 24, 2017 | Comments (0)

Deirdre de Grae found alot to love in the animated shorts programme at the 29th Galway Film Fleadh.

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2017 IFI Family Festival

2017 IFI Family Festival

| July 20, 2017 | Comments (0)

The Irish Film Institute has announced its 2017 IFI Family Festival, which will run from Friday 25th to Sunday 27th August.

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Fingal Film Festival

Fingal Film Festival

| July 18, 2017 | Comments (0)

Friday, 11th August will see the launch of the Festival’s sixth annual event.

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Galway Film Fleadh Announce Award Winners 2017

Galway Film Fleadh Announce Award Winners 2017

| July 17, 2017 | Comments (0)

‘The Drummer and the Keeper’ wins Best Irish Feature at Awards.

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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 of 'Butterfly City'

Olga Černovaitė, director of ‘Butterfly City’

| July 13, 2017 | Comments (0)

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

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Cast to Attend 'Maze' Screening at Galway Film Fleadh

Cast to Attend ‘Maze’ Screening at Galway Film Fleadh

| July 13, 2017 | Comments (0)

‘Maze’ at Galway Film Fleadh Saturday 15th July 2017 in cinemas 22nd September 2017.

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