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.

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.