Tag: "Cork Film Festival"

Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: One Million American Dreams

Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: One Million American Dreams

| November 30, 2018 | Comments (0)

Loretta Goff discovers the secrets of New York’s mass graves in Brendan Byrne’s ‘One Million American Dreams’.

Share

Read More

Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: The Belly of the Whale

Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: The Belly of the Whale

| November 29, 2018 | Comments (0)

Cian Griffin enters ‘The Belly of the Whale’, which screened at this cork Film Festival.

Share

Read More

Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: Maeve

Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: Maeve

| November 28, 2018 | Comments (0)

Jack O’Dwyer gets caught up in the fractured narrative of Pat Murphy’s seminal Irish Feminist film ‘Maeve’, which screened at this year’s Cork Film Festival.

Share

Read More

Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: Town of Strangers

Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: Town of Strangers

| November 23, 2018 | Comments (0)

Loretta Goff meet the locals in the County Galway town of Gort, in Treasa O’Brien’s Town of Strangers, with a diverse cast, including young Irish Travellers, English New Age hippies, Brazilian factory workers and Syrian refugees.

Share

Read More

Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: The Curious Works of Roger Doyle

Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: The Curious Works of Roger Doyle

| November 20, 2018 | Comments (0)

Loretta Goff goes on a journey through ‘The Curious Works of Roger Doyle’, Brian Lally’s documentary the ‘Godfather of Irish Electronica’.

Share

Read More

Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: Sooner or Later

Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: Sooner or Later

| November 19, 2018 | Comments (0)

Jack O’Dwyer finds much to like in ‘Sooner or Later’, Luke Morgan’s no-budget feature from Galway filmmaking collective Project Spatula.

Share

Read More

Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: Float Like a Butterfly

Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: Float Like a Butterfly

| November 16, 2018 | Comments (0)

Loretta Goff finds a voice to the voiceless in Carmel Winters’ film Float Like a Butterfly, which opened the 63rd Cork Film Festival.

Share

Read More

Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: The Favourite

Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: The Favourite

| November 14, 2018 | Comments (0)

Charline Fernandez takes a break from duck racing and pineapple eating to send us this review of Yorgos Lanthimos’ The Favourite from the Cork Film Festival.

Share

Read More

Natasha Waugh, Director of 'Mother'

Natasha Waugh, Director of ‘Mother’

| November 9, 2018 | Comments (0)

Gemma Creagh sat down with Natasha Waugh, the director of ‘Mother’, which is screening at this year’s Cork Film Festival.

Share

Read More

Treasa O'Brien, Writer/Director of 'Town of Strangers' 

Treasa O’Brien, Writer/Director of ‘Town of Strangers’ 

| November 9, 2018 | Comments (0)

Writer/Director Treasa O’Brien takes us behind the story of ‘Town of Strangers’, a film about a stranger who comes to make a film in the small town of Gort in the West of Ireland, and the people she meets when she holds auditions

Share

Read More

Roisin Kearney, Producer of 'Prodigy'

Roisin Kearney, Producer of ‘Prodigy’

| November 8, 2018 | Comments (0)

Producer Roisin Kearney tells Film Ireland about Prodigy, in which a young boy begins to suspect his new neighbour is a world-famous pianist who has been missing for over twenty years.

Share

Read More

Cork Film Festival Industry Days

Cork Film Festival Industry Days

| October 30, 2018 | Comments (0)

Are you going to the Cork Film Festival later this month? Here are a few important dates for your calendar.

Share

Read More

Global Issues at the Fore for 63rd Cork Film Festival

Global Issues at the Fore for 63rd Cork Film Festival

| October 18, 2018 | Comments (0)

The 63rd Cork Film Festival, running from 9-18 November, is to showcase Irish and international films with a focus on current global issues.

Share

Read More

'Float like a Butterfly' Opens Cork Film Festival

‘Float like a Butterfly’ Opens Cork Film Festival

| October 4, 2018 | Comments (0)

The 63rd Cork Film Festival has announced that this year’s Opening Night Gala will be the award-winning Irish film, ‘Float like a Butterfly’.

Share

Read More

Call For: Submissions for 2018 Cork Film Festival

Call For: Submissions for 2018 Cork Film Festival

| January 9, 2018 | Comments (0)

The deadline for Early Bird submissions is 16th March 2018

Share

Read More

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Michael Inside

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Michael Inside

| January 8, 2018 | Comments (0)

Loretta Goff takes a look at Frank Berry’s tale of Michael, a luckless 18-year-old who is misfortunate to be sent to prison.  

Share

Read More

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Writing Home

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Writing Home

| December 7, 2017 | Comments (0)

Jack O’Dwyer puts pen to paper about the romantic comedy ‘Writing Home’, made as part of the Filmbase Masters Course.

Share

Read More

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: No Party for Billy Burns

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: No Party for Billy Burns

| December 4, 2017 | Comments (0)

Loretta Goff rides into town and checks out Padraig Conaty’s film about a shy and awkward, Wild West obsessed Billy Burns, whose cheerful cowboy fixation masks the scars of a childhood tragedy.

Share

Read More

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Local Films for Local People: Cork on Camera

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Local Films for Local People: Cork on Camera

| November 27, 2017 | Comments (0)

Jack O’Dwyer was at the Cork Film Festival for Local Films for Local People: Cork on Camera, a programme of short films made in and about Cork from the collections of the IFI Irish Film Archive.

Share

Read More

Cork Film Festival Announce 2017 Winners

Cork Film Festival Announce 2017 Winners

| November 22, 2017 | Comments (0)

Irish short film ‘Wave’ is in contention for an Oscar®, after being selected as the Grand Prix Irish Short winner at the Cork Film Festival.

Share

Read More

Steve Kenny, Writer/Director of 'Time Traveller'

Steve Kenny, Writer/Director of ‘Time Traveller’

| November 15, 2017 | Comments (0)

Steve Kenny turns back time with Film Ireland to chat about his short film. Time Traveller is the story of a Back To The Future-obsessed 10 year-old named Martin, who is trying to build his very own DeLorean out of an old car and bits of scrap. When Martin’s family is told they are to […]

Share

Read More

Paul Horan, Writer/Director of 'Bless Me Father'

Paul Horan, Writer/Director of ‘Bless Me Father’

| November 10, 2017 | Comments (0)

Film Ireland absolves writer / director Paul Horan ahead of ‘Bless Me Father’s screening at the Cork Film Festival.

Share

Read More

Cork Film Festival to Open with Festive Treat

Cork Film Festival to Open with Festive Treat

| November 9, 2017 | Comments (0)

Opening gala night features Irish premiere of ‘The Man Who Invented Christmas’

Share

Read More

Diarmuid Doran, Director of 'Boomerang'

Diarmuid Doran, Director of ‘Boomerang’

| November 2, 2017 | Comments (0)

Diarmuid Doran guides Film Ireland through his hypnotic trip.

Share

Read More

Cork Film Festival Unveils 2017 Programme

Cork Film Festival Unveils 2017 Programme

| October 18, 2017 | Comments (0)

A number of Irish premieres feature at this year’s festival.

Share

Read More

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.

Share

Read More

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Between Land and Sea

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Between Land and Sea

| November 25, 2016 | Comments (0)

Loretta Goff catches waves at Ross Whitaker’s documentary ‘Between Land and Sea’, which premiered at the Cork Film Festival.

Share

Read More

Cork Film Festival Review: Certain Women

Cork Film Festival Review: Certain Women

| November 16, 2016 | Comments (0)

Tom Crowley finds three to be a crowd Kelly Reichardt’s ‘Certain Women’, which played as part of the opening weekend of the Cork Film Festival.

Share

Read More

Doc Day @ Cork Film Festival

Doc Day @ Cork Film Festival

| November 16, 2016 | Comments (0)

Doc Day is Cork Film Festival’s new rich and packed day exploring trends in Irish and global documentary.

Share

Read More

Alt.Fund at the Cork Film Festival

Alt.Fund at the Cork Film Festival

| November 10, 2016 | Comments (0)

This day-long event looks beyond traditional models of film finance.

Share

Read More