Category: Irish Film Reviews

Irish Film Review: South

Irish Film Review: South

| November 21, 2016 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio reviews Gerard Walsh’s new film.

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Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: A Dark Song

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: A Dark Song

| November 18, 2016 | Comments (1)

Loretta Goff is haunted by the lingering horrors of Liam Gavin’s ‘A Dark Song’.

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Irish Film Review: Coming Home

Irish Film Review: Coming Home

| November 18, 2016 | Comments (0)

Brian Ó Tiomáin hears the stories of emigrants,

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Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Out of Innocence

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Out of Innocence

| November 16, 2016 | Comments (0)

Rebecca Graham praises ‘Out of Innocence’ for bringing thoughtful sensitivity to a difficult moment in Irish history which resonates to this day.

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Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: In View

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: In View

| November 15, 2016 | Comments (0)

Daniel Lynch takes a look at Ciarán Creagh’s ‘In View’, the latest offering to a much needed public discourse on Ireland’s suicide epidemic

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Irish Film Review: Moscow Never Sleeps

Irish Film Review: Moscow Never Sleeps

| November 14, 2016 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio takes a trip.

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Irish Film Review: The Flag

Irish Film Review: The Flag

| October 19, 2016 | Comments (0)

Michael O’Sullivan is at half mast.

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Irish Film Review Urban Traffik

Irish Film Review Urban Traffik

| October 19, 2016 | Comments (0)

A seemingly homeless man with a dark intent, faces tough choices in Dublin’s underbelly when a free-spirited, intended victim forces him to revaluate his life.

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Irish Film Review: Mattress Men

Irish Film Review: Mattress Men

| October 7, 2016 | Comments (0)

Grace Corry finds gold under the mattress.

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Irish Film Review: Lift

Irish Film Review: Lift

| September 28, 2016 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio takes a look at Conor Armstrong Sanfey’s feature debut, which screened at the Underground Cinema Film Festival and will screen at Indiecork on the 15th October.

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Irish Film Review: Dare to be Wild

Irish Film Review: Dare to be Wild

| September 27, 2016 | Comments (0)

Cathy Butler digs into Vivienne De Courcy’s film.

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Irish Film Review:  The Young Offenders

Irish Film Review: The Young Offenders

| September 16, 2016 | Comments (0)

Gemma Creagh has a sconce at a pure daycent film.

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Review of Irish Film at Galway Film Fleadh: Fís Na Fuiseoige

Review of Irish Film at Galway Film Fleadh: Fís Na Fuiseoige

| September 6, 2016 | Comments (0)

Shane Croghan takes a birds-eye view of Aodh Ó Coileáin’s ‘Fís Na Fuiseoige’, which screened at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh.

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Review of Irish Film at Galway Film Fleadh: Sanctuary

Review of Irish Film at Galway Film Fleadh: Sanctuary

| September 5, 2016 | Comments (0)

Seán Crosson reviews Len Collin’s debut feature, which closed this year’s Galway Film Fleadh.

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Review of Irish Film at Galway Film Fleadh: Dead Along the Way

Review of Irish Film at Galway Film Fleadh: Dead Along the Way

| September 5, 2016 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio takes a look at the Maurice O’Carroll’s crime comedy, which screened at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh.

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Irish Film Review: A Date for Mad Mary

Irish Film Review: A Date for Mad Mary

| September 1, 2016 | Comments (0)

Emma Hynes buys a hat.

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Irish Film Review: Strange Occurrences in a Small Irish Village

Irish Film Review: Strange Occurrences in a Small Irish Village

| August 25, 2016 | Comments (0)

Film Ireland witness an apparition of Stephen Porzio.

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Review of Irish Film at Galway Film Fleadh: History’s Future

Review of Irish Film at Galway Film Fleadh: History’s Future

| August 24, 2016 | Comments (0)

Tony Tracy examines Fiona Tan’s film about one man’s odyssey through a Europe in turmoil – and through his own mind.

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Irish Film Review: Viva

Irish Film Review: Viva

| August 23, 2016 | Comments (0)

Gemma Creagh sings Viva’s praises.

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Review of Irish Film at Galway Film Fleadh: Lost in France

Review of Irish Film at Galway Film Fleadh: Lost in France

| August 22, 2016 | Comments (0)

Shane Croghan gets lost in music watching Niall McCann’s latest doc examining the rise of Scotland’s independent music scene.

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Irish Film Review @ GAZE: Viva

Irish Film Review @ GAZE: Viva

| August 16, 2016 | Comments (0)

Richard Drumm checks out ‘Viva’, which screened at this year’s GAZE International LGBT Film Festival.

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Review of Irish Film at Galway Film Fleadh: The Young Offenders

Review of Irish Film at Galway Film Fleadh: The Young Offenders

| August 16, 2016 | Comments (0)

Seamus O’ Donnell checks out ‘The Young Offenders’, which screened at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh.

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Irish Film Review @ GAZE: YesterGAZE

Irish Film Review @ GAZE: YesterGAZE

| August 8, 2016 | Comments (0)

Richard Drumm went along to YesterGAZE at this year’s GAZE International LGBT Film Festival.

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Review of Irish Film at Galway Film Fleadh: Crash and Burn

Review of Irish Film at Galway Film Fleadh: Crash and Burn

| August 8, 2016 | Comments (0)

Seán Crosson zooms in on ‘Crash and Burn’, Seán Ó Cualáin’s documentary about Tommy Byrne, who, for a fleeting moment in the early ’80s, was the world’s greatest driver.

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Irish Film Review: Bobby Sands: 66 Days

Irish Film Review: Bobby Sands: 66 Days

| August 5, 2016 | Comments (1)

Michael O’Sullivan delves into history.

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Irish Film Review: Medicated Milk

Irish Film Review: Medicated Milk

| August 3, 2016 | Comments (0)

Dee O’Donoghue assesses ‘Medicated Milk’. Áine Stapleton’s re-telling of the life Lucia Joyce, daughter of celebrated Irish writer James Joyce.

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Review of Irish Film at Galway Film Fleadh: Cardboard Gangsters

Review of Irish Film at Galway Film Fleadh: Cardboard Gangsters

| July 28, 2016 | Comments (0)

Straight Outta Darndale – Conor Dowling joins the gang and takes a look at ‘Cardboard Gangsters’, which premiered at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh.

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Review of Irish Film at Galway Film Fleadh: Tiger Raid

Review of Irish Film at Galway Film Fleadh: Tiger Raid

| July 27, 2016 | Comments (0)

Conn Holohan checks out Simon Dixon’s ‘Tiger Raid’, which screened at Galway Film Fleadh 2016.

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Review of Irish Film at Galway Film Fleadh: Rebel Rossa

Review of Irish Film at Galway Film Fleadh: Rebel Rossa

| July 25, 2016 | Comments (0)

Tony Tracy takes a look at Williams Rossa Cole’s doc, which unearths the legacy of his great grandfather Jeremiah O’Donovan Rossa, one of the most controversial figures in Irish history.

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Review of Irish Film at Galway Film Fleadh: Outcasts by Choice

Review of Irish Film at Galway Film Fleadh: Outcasts by Choice

| July 20, 2016 | Comments (0)

Shane Croghan gets out the safety pins for ‘Outcasts by Choice’, which screened at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh.

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