Tag: "Galway Film Fleadh"

Review of Irish Film @ Galway Film Fleadh: The Silver Branch

Review of Irish Film @ Galway Film Fleadh: The Silver Branch

| September 6, 2017 | Comments (0)

Ruth McNally ponders Katrina Costello’s philosophical vision-poem.

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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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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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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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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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Review of Irish Film @ Galway Film Fleadh: Pilgrimage

Review of Irish Film @ Galway Film Fleadh: Pilgrimage

| July 26, 2017 | Comments (0)

Niall Glynn goes on a journey to find meaning in Brendan Muldowney’s ‘Pilgrimage’,  which screened at the 29th Galway Film Fleadh.

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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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Review of Irish Film @ Galway Film Fleadh: The Drummer And The Keeper

Review of Irish Film @ Galway Film Fleadh: The Drummer And The Keeper

| July 21, 2017 | Comments (0)

Stephen Burke tips his hi-hat to Nick Kelly’s debut feature film, ‘The Drummer And The Keeper’.

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IFB Announce New Funding Initiatives for Female Writers and Directors

IFB Announce New Funding Initiatives for Female Writers and Directors

| July 16, 2017 | Comments (0)

IFB has announced a number of new funding initiatives at the Galway Film Fleadh specifically targeted at incentivising female writers, directors and producers, in order to directly increase female representation in the Irish film, television and animation industry.

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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 'Butterfly City'

Olga Černovaitė, director ‘Butterfly City’

| July 13, 2017 | Comments (0)

Director Olga Černovaitė explains her motivation for making ‘Butterfly City’, her short 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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Kevin de la Isla O'Neill, Director of 'Acorn'

Kevin de la Isla O’Neill, Director of ‘Acorn’

| July 12, 2017 | Comments (0)

Kevin de la Isla O’Neill tells us about the seed that became the ‘Acorn’, which screen at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh.

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Emma Eliza Regan, Writer/Director of 'Wild Fire Nights'

Emma Eliza Regan, Writer/Director of ‘Wild Fire Nights’

| July 11, 2017 | Comments (0)

Emma Eliza Regan gives us a glimpse into the world of Wild Fire Nights, which screens at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh.

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Tristan Heanue, Writer/Director of 'A Break in the Clouds'

Tristan Heanue, Writer/Director of ‘A Break in the Clouds’

| July 11, 2017 | Comments (0)

Tristan Heanue gives us a look at ‘A Break in the Clouds’, which screens at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh.

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Padraig Conaty: How We Made ‘No Party for Billy Burns’

Padraig Conaty: How We Made ‘No Party for Billy Burns’

| July 10, 2017 | Comments (1)

Director Padraig Conaty tells Film Ireland how he went from playing Grand Theft Auto San Andreas to his writing and directing his debut feature ‘No Party for Billy Burns’, which premieres at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh.

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Amy-Joyce Hastings, Co-writer & Director of 'QED'

Amy-Joyce Hastings, Co-writer & Director of ‘QED’

| July 9, 2017 | Comments (0)

Amy-Joyce Hastings shines a light on her short film ‘QED’, which screens at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh.

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Liam Ó Mochain: How We Made 'Lost & Found'

Liam Ó Mochain: How We Made ‘Lost & Found’

| July 8, 2017 | Comments (0)

Liam Ó Mochain tells us about the 5 year journey behind his feature ‘Lost & Found’, which screens at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh.

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Linda Bhreathnach: How We Made 'Native'

Linda Bhreathnach: How We Made ‘Native’

| July 6, 2017 | Comments (0)

Director Linda Bhreathnach tells Film Ireland how the idea for her latest film just wouldn’t leave her alone and how she set about making the idea a reality.

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'Butterfly City' to Premiere @ Galway Fim Fleadh

‘Butterfly City’ to Premiere @ Galway Fim Fleadh

| July 6, 2017 | Comments (0)

‘Butterfly City’ is a portrait of the purpose-built Russian-speaking Lithuanian city Visaginas, refusing to die along with its defunct Soviet-era nuclear power plant

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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.

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2017 Bingham Ray New Talent Award Nominees

2017 Bingham Ray New Talent Award Nominees

| July 4, 2017 | Comments (0)

The Galway Film Fleadh has nominated five Irish filmmakers for the 2017 Bingham Ray New Talent Award.

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Actors Masterclass with Michael Smiley @ 29th Galway Film Fleadh

Actors Masterclass with Michael Smiley @ 29th Galway Film Fleadh

| July 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

The 29th Galway Film Fleadh, in association with Screen Training Ireland, have announced that Michael Smiley will be the subject of this year’s Actors Masterclass.

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Dave Thorpe, writer of 'Leap of Faith'

Dave Thorpe, writer of ‘Leap of Faith’

| July 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

Dave Thorpe talks to Film Ireland about his film Leap of Faith, which is set to screen at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh.

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Galway Film Fleadh Launch 2017 Programme

Galway Film Fleadh Launch 2017 Programme

| June 28, 2017 | Comments (0)

80 features, including 16 world premieres, feature at this year’s festival.

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Galway Film Fleadh Announce Short Film Highlights

Galway Film Fleadh Announce Short Film Highlights

| June 21, 2017 | Comments (0)

This year the Galway Film Fleadh present a total of fourteen short film programmes.

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Irish Film @ Galway 2017

Irish Film @ Galway 2017

| May 11, 2017 | Comments (0)

‘Pilgrimage’, ‘Maze’ and ‘Song Of Granite’ to screen at Galway Film Fleadh.

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Call For: Feature Films for Galway Film Fleadh

Call For: Feature Films for Galway Film Fleadh

| January 23, 2017 | Comments (0)

The Galway Film Fleadh is now accepting feature submissions for the 2017 edition of the festival, which will run from 11th – 16th July.

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Podcast: Women in Film and Television Ireland @ Galway Film Fleadh

Podcast: Women in Film and Television Ireland @ Galway Film Fleadh

| August 2, 2016 | Comments (0)

‘A Stronger Voice for Women’ event in association with the Galway Film Fleadh plus an interview with casting director Louise Kiely & actor Seána Kerslake.

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Review of Irish Film Galway Film Fleadh: The Wall

Review of Irish Film Galway Film Fleadh: The Wall

| July 14, 2016 | Comments (0)

Shane Croghan takes a look at David Kinsella’s ‘The Wall’, the story of a young female poet in North Korea, which screened at Galway Film Fleadh 2016.

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