Sinead O'Shea's documentary A Mother Brings Her Son to Be Shot is set to have its international premiere at the prestigious CPH:DOX Film Festival next month, one of the largest documentary film festivals in Europe. In addition the film has been nominated for the F:ACT Award.
The prestigious SXSW Film Festival has announced the Features lineup for its 25th edition. 132 Features will be shown from March 9th to 18th, including Ken Wardrop's Making the Grade and Michael Tully's Don't Leave Home. Irish-filmed TV series Krypton will also world premiere.
The Berlinale Co-Production Market has announced the eight drama series projects selected got their “CoPro Series” pitch event. One of the eight is Irish series Costigan from Shinawil and Against the Grain,
Irish feature Kissing Candice has been officially selected for the 68th edition of the world-renowned Berlin International Film Festival next month where the film will enjoy its European Premiere in the Generation 14Plus strand of the festival.
Fastnet Films' Black '47 has been selected to World Premiere out of competition at the 68th Berlin International Film Festival (Berlinale). The festival is scheduled to take place from the 15th to the 25th of February.
Two Irish projects have been selected for the 15th Berlinale Co-Production Market, which takes place at the prestigious Berlinale Film Festival from February 17 to 21. They are Savage Productions' Soul Hunter and Fantastic Films' Dr. Glass.
Kino Lorber has acquired the North American rights to Sophie Fiennes' documentary/biopic Grace Jones: Bloodlight And Bami, which is produced by Dublin-based Blinder Films. Kino Lorber plan to release the film in North American cinemas in April.
Saoirse Ronan, Daniel Day-Lewis, Martin McDonagh, and Fodhla Cronin O'Reilly nominated for the 71st BAFTA Awards, which take place on Sunday, 18 February at the Royal Albert Hall, London.
The Breadwinner, Saoirse Ronan, Daniel Day-Lewis, Martin McDonagh (x2), and Caitriona Balfe nominated for the 75th Golden Globe Awards.
Breaking Glass Pictures has acquired the U.S. rights to Rebecca Daly's third feature, Good Favour, which is produced by Savage Productions.