The Irish Film Institute (IFI) marks the national celebrations of St. Patrick's Day and St. Patrick's Festival with a selection of Irish films and special events.
A new trailer has been released for Irish writer/director Liam O Mochain’s third feature film Lost & Found, which will screen on February 23rd at the 2018 Dingle International Film Festival.
Bankside Films has secured a number of international deals for Lee Cronin’s feature debut, the psychological horror The Hole in the Ground. The film stars Seána Kerslake, Kati Outinen, James Cosmo, and James Quinn Markey.
Based on the first book of Eoin Colfer's best-selling series of the same name, and directed by Kenneth Branagh, Disney’s Artemis Fowl has begun principal photography and will film in Northern Ireland, England and Ho Chi Minh City.
St. Patrick’s Festival appoints an International Guest of Honour. Mark Hamill, star of the stage and screen, and known for his Star Wars role of Luke Skywalker,will be welcomed back to our shores as the inaugural International Guest of Honour.
Two Irish/Canadian co-productions won big at the 2018 Canadian Screen Awards. Aisling Walsh's Maudie, a moving portrayal of artist Maud Lewis, won 7 awards, while Nora Twomey's The Breadwinner, the story of a girl who disguises herself as a boy to support her family in Taliban-controlled Afghanistan, won 4.
Dingle International Film Festival, in collaboration with Wildcard Distribution, will screen the highly anticipated Black 47 on March 24th.
The Irish Film Institute and Maynooth University have announced the opening of the IFI Irish Film Archive @ Maynooth University, a new purpose-built moving image preservation facility at Maynooth University, launched today by Josepha Madigan T.D., Minister of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht.
The newly refurbished and opulent Stella Theatre in Dublin's Rathmines has announced a new strand of programming for Friday afternoons, commencing on March 16th.
Galway Film Centre has announced the appointment of Sarah Dillon as the Development Manager of The Western Regional Audiovisual Producer’s Fund (The WRAP Fund).