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Irish Films To Look Out For in 2018

Irish Films To Look Out For in 2018

| September 26, 2018 | Comments (0)

We take a look at some of the Irish films making their way to screens in Ireland this year.

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On the Red Carpet Podcast: The Little Stranger

On the Red Carpet Podcast: The Little Stranger

| September 25, 2018 | Comments (0)

Gemma Creagh was at the European premiere of Lenny Abrahamson’s new film ‘The Little Stranger’ at the Light House cinema in Dublin and talked to Domhnall Gleeson, Will Poulter, Lenny Abrahamson and Ruth Wilson.

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Maurice Sweeney, Director of 'I, Dolours'

Maurice Sweeney, Director of ‘I, Dolours’

| September 17, 2018 | Comments (0)

Gemma Creagh talks to Maurice Sweeney about his documentary, based on lengthy interviews with Dolours Price and extensive reconstructions.

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Early Irish Cinema: “A Photo-Play of Unique National Interest”: Seeing Knocknagow in Irish Cinemas, January-April 1918

Early Irish Cinema: “A Photo-Play of Unique National Interest”: Seeing Knocknagow in Irish Cinemas, January-April 1918

| August 22, 2018 | Comments (0)

Denis Condon introduces ‘Knocknagow’, “the most significant film made in Ireland during the silent period.”

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Submissions & Funding Deadlines

Submissions & Funding Deadlines

| June 30, 2018 | Comments (0)

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

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Film Festivals 2018 – Here & Abroad

Film Festivals 2018 – Here & Abroad

| June 26, 2018 | Comments (0)

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

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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 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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Irish Film Review: The Lodgers

Irish Film Review: The Lodgers

| March 9, 2018 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio gets gothic.

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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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Films of 2017 - Writers' Choice

Films of 2017 – Writers’ Choice

| December 28, 2017 | Comments (3)

Film is the rabbit hole of life. It is a labyrinth of truth and lies, a broken mirror that distorts our fantasies, a dealer of dreams and desires. It is who we are… The Film Ireland family look back on who they were in 2017 and pick out their highlights – and some lowlights – […]

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Our Favourite Films of 2017

Our Favourite Films of 2017

| December 26, 2017 | Comments (0)

Our children of the dark emerged from the dreams of film to give us their personal highlights of 2017. The results were translated into data and fed into a bleeping machine which worked overnight to tally up votes and spew forth a Top Ten on perforated paper tape.

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Our Favourite Irish Films of 2017

Our Favourite Irish Films of 2017

| December 19, 2017 | Comments (0)

2017 was another strong year for Irish film with a fine fettle of fiction and fact, reflected in our ten choices. There’s gangsters and spacecrafts – sadly not in the same film – revenge and roller skates, campaigns and epic journeys, love and painters, soul mates and pioneers. 

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Watch Short Film: 'Last Service' & 'Forgotten Paradise'

Watch Short Film: ‘Last Service’ & ‘Forgotten Paradise’

| December 11, 2017 | Comments (0)

Bertie Brosnan’s new short art-films ‘Last Service’ and ‘Forgotten Paradise’ funded by the Cork City Arts are available online for free

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Irish Film Review: Jaha’s Promise

Irish Film Review: Jaha’s Promise

| December 5, 2017 | Comments (0)

Sarah Cullen learns about the life and activism of Jaha Dukureh, a Gambian anti-female genital mutilation campaigner.

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Want to Work Abroad? Panel Discussion for Filmmakers

Want to Work Abroad? Panel Discussion for Filmmakers

| November 30, 2017 | Comments (0)

Join us at Filmbase for a practical and detailed discussion about the legalities and logistics involved in moving to another country for the purposes of your career.

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Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: The Man Who Invented Christmas

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: The Man Who Invented Christmas

| November 22, 2017 | Comments (1)

Sean O’Rourke gets festive for ‘The Man Who Invented Christmas’, which screened at the Cork Film Festival.

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Gerry Gregg, Director of 'Condemned to Remember'

Gerry Gregg, Director of ‘Condemned to Remember’

| November 12, 2017 | Comments (0)

June Butler talks to director Gerry Gregg about his film Condemned to Remember in which Irish Holocaust Survivor Tomi Reichental celebrates his 80th birthday in a Dublin Mosque and embarks on epic journey across a Europe in turmoil.

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Tales from Kerry Film Festival 2017

Tales from Kerry Film Festival 2017

| November 8, 2017 | Comments (0)

Eleanor McSherry was at the Kerry Film Festival and sent us on a flavour of what went on this year.

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Sam Lucas Smith on Not Being Irish

Sam Lucas Smith on Not Being Irish

| November 7, 2017 | Comments (0)

Film Ireland caught up with actor Sam Lucas Smith to learn about his experience as an Irish actor playing an American character and the importance of dialect training for actors.

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Reel Horror Show: Episode 8 - Halloween Live Recording

Reel Horror Show: Episode 8 – Halloween Live Recording

| October 29, 2017 | Comments (0)

Podcast: Listen to the gruesome gang return from the dead. Recorded in front of an unholy audience in the dungeons of Filmbase.

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Preview of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival

Preview of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival

| October 26, 2017 | Comments (0)

For Irish film fans, we’ve gathered the Irish screenings for your diary. 

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Irish Film Review: Return to Montauk

Irish Film Review: Return to Montauk

| October 21, 2017 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio leaves Montauk.

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Frankie Fenton, Director of 'It's Not Yet Dark'

Frankie Fenton, Director of ‘It’s Not Yet Dark’

| October 19, 2017 | Comments (0)

Gemma Creagh talked to Frankie Fenton about the story behind his moving, life-affirming film.

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Mark Noonan: Director of Kevin Roche: The Quiet Architect

Mark Noonan: Director of Kevin Roche: The Quiet Architect

| October 17, 2017 | Comments (0)

Director Mark Noonan takes us into the world of the Pritzker Prize-winning architect Kevin Roche, a true Irish visionary.

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LIVE / EVIL Podcast Recording + Surprise Screening

LIVE / EVIL Podcast Recording + Surprise Screening

| October 6, 2017 | Comments (0)

Film Ireland is delighted to bring you nightmares this Halloween as it presents a live recording of its Reel Horror Podcast in the dungeons of Filmbase on 27th October 2017.

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Film Ireland Podcast: Episode 30 – Meat House

Film Ireland Podcast: Episode 30 – Meat House

| October 4, 2017 | Comments (0)

Sarah Cullen and Richard Drumm return to aurally go where no pod has gone before.

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Leticia Agudo: Director/Co-Writer of 'Refuge'

Leticia Agudo: Director/Co-Writer of ‘Refuge’

| October 2, 2017 | Comments (0)

Leticia Agudo talks to Film Ireland about her film Refuge, which tells the story of a young Irish man in an unfamiliar European city who gets help and refuge from an illegal immigrant.

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Competition: Win Cardboard Gangsters on DVD

Competition: Win Cardboard Gangsters on DVD

| September 29, 2017 | Comments (0)

We have DVDs to give away to 5 lucky readers.

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