In this Film Ireland podcast, Gemma Creagh talks to event organiser Tim Burden about From The Quiet Man to The Quiet Girl – An Irish Film Music Journey, a celebration of Irish film music, and the role played by music in telling the great stories of Irish cinema over the past 100 years at Belfast’s iconic Strand Arts Centre.
Followed by Pius Ojo talking to Composer Sarah Lynch, who features among the panel of speakers at the event.
Ahead of its screening at the Kerry Film Festival , Gemma Creagh talks to Trish McAdam, Director of ‘Songs Of Blood And Destiny’.
Here at Film Ireland, we are saddened to learn that our partners, the beloved festival, Still Voices, will be wrapping up this year. The final iteration of the festival will take place this November, with the curtain falling for good after the final screening on the 19th. This loss – equal parts cultural and emotional – will leave an irreplaceable hole in our industry, and is something that’s all too close to home for us…
In this Film Ireland Podcast, Gemma Creagh welcomes 3 filmmakers to talk about their short films screening at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh: Grace Dyas (Director, ‘Waiting Day’), Shannon Welby (Writer, ‘Licence for Nil’)) and Aisling Byrne (Writer/co-director, ‘Misread’ join Gemma for this special Fleadh edition of the podcast.
In this Film Ireland Podcast, Gemma Creagh talks to Roisin Geraghty, Head Of Industry and Marketplace & Stuart Sloan Docs Ireland Programmer , about this industry focussed, all Ireland International Documentary Festival, which takes place 20 – 25 June 2023.
In this Film Ireland podcast, Gemma Creagh talks to 4 filmmakers whose films are being screened at the Achill Island Film Festival – Sarah Grant (Candy) Sinéad O’Loughlin (Lamb) and Shaun Doogan & Ciaran McCann (Night Of The Daniels).
Kimberly Reyes was at Sundance and caught John Carney’s Flora and Son and Laura McGann’s The Deepest Breath.
In this Dance-themed podcast, Niamh Creely talks to the creators behind 3 films that screen at this year’s festival.
In this Horror special podcast, Paul Farren talks to Marie Clare Cushinan & Ryan O’Neill and Derek Ugochukwu about their films screening at the festival.
In this podcast, Gemma Creagh talks to 3 animators – Cliona Noonan, Mary Smyth and Victor Jaquier about their films screening at the festival.