Tag: "interview"

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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Grainne Humphreys, ADIFF Festival Director

Grainne Humphreys, ADIFF Festival Director

| February 19, 2018 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio caught up with festival director Grainne Humphreys to get a heads-up on this year’s Audi Dublin International Film Festival. 

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Paul Power, Director of 'For When I Die'

Paul Power, Director of ‘For When I Die’

| February 15, 2018 | Comments (0)

Director Paul Power talks to us about his film, ‘For When I Die’, which screens at the 2018 Audi Dublin Film Festival.

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Watch Irish Short Film: Staccato

Watch Irish Short Film: Staccato

| February 14, 2018 | Comments (0)

Director Eoghan McQuinn gives us the low-down on how the film came together.

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Actor Barry Ward, 'Maze'

Actor Barry Ward, ‘Maze’

| January 23, 2018 | Comments (0)

Gemma Creagh caught up with actor Barry Ward ahead of the Maze’s release on DVD

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'The Limit Of...' Director Alan Mulligan & Actor Laurence O'Fuarain

‘The Limit Of…’ Director Alan Mulligan & Actor Laurence O’Fuarain

| December 17, 2017 | Comments (0)

Ahead of an IFTA screening, Gemma Creagh chatted to Alan Mulligan, the writer/director of ‘The Limit Of…’ and actor Laurence O’Fuarain who plays a man who is pushed to his limits, and beyond, in a tense thriller set against the backdrop of Ireland’s banking sector.

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Alan Maher, producer of 'Song of Granite'

Alan Maher, producer of ‘Song of Granite’

| December 8, 2017 | Comments (0)

Gemma Creagh sat down with Alan Maher of Marcie Films to discuss the ins and outs of producing Pat Collins’ Song of Granite, the life story of traditional Sean-nós singer Joe Heaney, from County Galway.

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Bharat Nalluri, Director of 'The Man Who Invented Christmas'

Bharat Nalluri, Director of ‘The Man Who Invented Christmas’

| December 8, 2017 | Comments (0)

Director Bharat Nalluri talked to Film Ireland about reinventing a classic tale for a modern audience.

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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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Nick Kelly, Writer/Director of 'The Drummer and the Keeper'

Nick Kelly, Writer/Director of ‘The Drummer and the Keeper’

| September 11, 2017 | Comments (0)

Paul Farren talks to Nick Kelly, whose film ‘The Drummer and the Keeper’ is in cinemas now.

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Sean Breathnach, Writer/Director 'Beyond The Woods'

Sean Breathnach, Writer/Director ‘Beyond The Woods’

| August 28, 2017 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio goes ‘Beyond The Woods’ with director Sean Breathnach.

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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 (1)

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

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'Pilgrimage' Writer Jamie Hannigan & Director Brendan Muldowney

‘Pilgrimage’ Writer Jamie Hannigan & Director Brendan Muldowney

| July 20, 2017 | Comments (0)

Paul Farren met up with director Brendan Muldowney and writer Jamie Hannigan to discuss ‘Pilgrimage’.

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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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Andrew Stevenson, Director of 'Man to Man'

Andrew Stevenson, Director of ‘Man to Man’

| July 11, 2017 | Comments (0)

We talk ‘Man to Man’ with director Andrew Stevenson ahead of his short film screening at at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh.

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Len Collin, Director of 'Sanctuary'

Len Collin, Director of ‘Sanctuary’

| July 11, 2017 | Comments (0)

Gemma Creagh talks to Len Collin about Sanctuary, which introduces us to Larry and Sophie, two people with intellectual disabilities, who long to be together in a world that does everything to keep them apart.

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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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Laura McGann, Director of 'Revolutions'

Laura McGann, Director of ‘Revolutions’

| June 30, 2017 | Comments (0)

Gemma Creagh had jams with director Laura McCann about her film ‘Revolutions’, which introduces the exciting, sometimes brutal, world of women’s roller derby.

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Tom Ryan, Writer / Director of 'Twice Shy'

Tom Ryan, Writer / Director of ‘Twice Shy’

| June 23, 2017 | Comments (0)

Gemma Creagh met Tom Ryan to talk about his film ‘Twice Shy’, which is released in cinemas 23rd June 2017.

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Conor Armstrong Sanfey, Director of 'Lift'

Conor Armstrong Sanfey, Director of ‘Lift’

| June 17, 2017 | Comments (0)

Mark Sheridan talks to Conor Armstrong Sanfey about his debut feature ‘Lift’, which screens at Filmbase on 21st June.

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Mark O'Connor, Co-writer & Director of 'Cardboard Gangsters'

Mark O’Connor, Co-writer & Director of ‘Cardboard Gangsters’

| June 13, 2017 | Comments (0)

Paul Farren sat down with Mark O’Connor to talk about his latest film ‘Cardboard Gangsters’.

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Zoe Kavanagh: Director and Co-Writer of 'Demon Hunter'

Zoe Kavanagh: Director and Co-Writer of ‘Demon Hunter’

| June 5, 2017 | Comments (0)

Mark Sheridan talks to writer / director Zoe Kavanagh about her film ‘Demon Hunter’, which plays in select cinemas June 6th.

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Caoilfhionn Dunne, Actor, 'In View'

Caoilfhionn Dunne, Actor, ‘In View’

| May 19, 2017 | Comments (0)

Gemma Creagh talks to actor Caoilfhionn Dunne about her role in Ciaran Creagh’s ‘In View’.

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Interview: Nick Hamm, Director of 'The Journey'

Interview: Nick Hamm, Director of ‘The Journey’

| May 5, 2017 | Comments (0)

Shane Hennessy caught up with director Nick Hamm to explore the journey behind his fictional account of the extraordinary story of two implacable enemies in Northern Ireland.

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Interview with Fodhla Cronin O'Reilly, producer of 'Lady Macbeth'

Interview with Fodhla Cronin O’Reilly, producer of ‘Lady Macbeth’

| May 4, 2017 | Comments (0)

Grace Corry talks to Fodhla Cronin O’Reilly, the producer of ‘Lady Macbeth’.

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Podcast: Liam Gavin, 'A Dark Song'

Podcast: Liam Gavin, ‘A Dark Song’

| April 7, 2017 | Comments (0)

Paul Farren caught up with director Liam Gavin to chat about his character-driven horror ‘A Dark Song’.

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Podcast: Ben Wheatley,'Free Fire'

Podcast: Ben Wheatley,’Free Fire’

| March 31, 2017 | Comments (0)

  Paul Farren talks to Ben Wheatley about taking a procedural look at action with Free Fire, breaking it down to an atomic level, planning the shoot, the production design, the ’70s setting, scriptwriting and the inspirations behind Armie Hammer’s suave look.     Armie Hammer, left, whose look was inspired by:   Dan O’Bannon   and Tony […]

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Interview: James Phelan, writer 'Striking Out'

Interview: James Phelan, writer ‘Striking Out’

| March 13, 2017 | Comments (0)

Sarah Cullen caught up with James Phelan writer of the RTE drama S’triking Out’, which gets its U.S. premiere on St. Patrick’s Day.

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Interview: Hilary Rose, actor 'The Young Offenders'

Interview: Hilary Rose, actor ‘The Young Offenders’

| March 7, 2017 | Comments (0)

Gemma Creagh took advantage of a telecommunications device to chat to Hilary Rose about her experiences playing Mairead MacSweeney in the hit Cork comedy.

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