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.
2017 was an incredibly busy year for Irish films at the cinema. Vote for your favourite of the year's Irish film releases in the Scannain Readers' Poll.
The Irish Film Institute announces an in-depth exploration of the work of Aisling Walsh to coincide with the release of her new film, Maudie, on August 4th.
The 29th Galway Film Fleadh has announced its lineup for the festival (July 11-160, which features a host of Irish feature films and documentaries.
Seven Irish films head to the 2017 Edinburgh International Film Festival, with The Farthest and Maudie playing in competition. June 21st to July 2nd.
#Event: WFT.I present In Conversation with Aisling Walsh: Writing and Directing for Screen, May 29th
Women in Film and TV Ireland will present an evening in conversation with director Aisling Walsh about writing and directing for screen on May 29th.
The 60th San Francisco International Film Festival, which will run April 5th to 19th, has announced its full line-up which will feature four Irish films.
Over the coming months, a host of new Irish Film Board-backed feature films and documentaries will go on nationwide release.
First trailer and poster for Aisling Walsh's Irish/Canadian co-production Maudie, featuring Sally Hawkins and Ethan Hawke.