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A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Three teams in the lower half of All-Ireland League Division 1A all won on Saturday
Sun, 27 Jan, 2019
Despite the Brexit threat and our corporate tax structure facing challenges, one Irish industry has begun 2018 with a decidedly optimistic fanfare.
Mon, 29 Jan, 2018
The Irish Film Board could reopen its office in Hollywood, with its CEO saying the plan is under active consideration.
Thu, 16 Nov, 2017
As 2017 gets under way, the Irish film industry is looking forward to another stellar year of new productions and international awards.
Mon, 09 Jan, 2017
Sun, 11 Sep, 2016
Gavin Twohig bowled well at the Marsh Road to secure his place in the 2016 Munster intermediate final at the expense of Donal Riordan.
Wed, 06 Jul, 2016
The filming of a new movie documenting the 1983 prison breakout of IRA prisoners from the North’s Maze Prison got under way at the recently decommissioned Cork prison yesterday.
Tue, 05 Apr, 2016
Tue, 01 Mar, 2016
Tue, 09 Feb, 2016
The makers of a new Pierce Brosnan film were the biggest beneficiaries of the Government’s new tax relief for movie and television productions last year.
Thu, 04 Feb, 2016
Fri, 15 Jan, 2016
Fri, 11 Dec, 2015
Wed, 28 Oct, 2015
The Irish Film Board has broken its silence around the upcoming Star Wars shoot on Skellig Michael by saying it must adhere to confidentiality demands from producers.
Sun, 30 Aug, 2015
Michael Bohane will carry Munster’s hopes into Sunday’s All-Ireland intermediate final against Ulster champion Paul O’Reilly at Lyre near Clonakilty.
Fri, 10 Jul, 2015
Michael Bohane will lead the Munster challenge at next weekend’s All-Ireland finals following his clear win over Raymond Ryan in Sunday’s intermediate final at Lyre.
Wed, 08 Jul, 2015
Michael Bohane will play Raymond Ryan in next Sunday’s Munster Intermediate final at Lyre.
Wed, 01 Jul, 2015
Irish animated film Song of the Sea will compete against some of the biggest players in the movie business after being nominated for an Oscar.
Fri, 16 Jan, 2015
Record year for Irish production as five movies are being showcased at prestigious Sundance festival
Thu, 15 Jan, 2015
Irish film Glassland is one of just 12 films chosen for the World Cinema Dramatic Competition at the prestigious Sundance Film Festival in the US state of Utah.
Fri, 05 Dec, 2014
Galway has been designated a UNESCO City of Film.
Mon, 01 Dec, 2014
This is already showing signs of being a good year for film production, with a number of high-profile projects scheduled to begin filming around the country.
Tue, 22 Apr, 2014
Philomena Lee, Robbie and Claudine Keane, The Strypes and Snow Patrol were some of the guests at the US-Ireland Alliance’s ninth Oscar Wilde party which saw TV host Conan O’Brien and YouTube founder Chad Hurley honoured.
Sat, 01 Mar, 2014
The improvement to Ireland’s Section 481 tax incentive scheme announced in last week’s budget — extending it to apply to non-EU talent working in Ireland and moving forward the promised increase in its value to 2015 — has been broadly welcomed across the industry.
Mon, 21 Oct, 2013
Hollywood and Bollywood movie producers could be queuing up to film major productions here after the Government moved to extend tax breaks to producers from non-EU states.
Wed, 16 Oct, 2013
IN 1993 Michael D Higgins, then Minister for Arts, Culture and the Gaeltacht, took the fateful decision to re-institute the Irish Film Board, the national film development agency, which had run briefly between 1980 and 1987.
Tue, 08 Jan, 2013
Sat, 05 Jan, 2013
It has been a miserable few weeks for those involved with the once mighty Shannon RFC.
Fri, 09 Nov, 2012
Two BBC television dramas will be filmed here this year in what is being hailed as a major coup for the Irish Film Board.
Thu, 02 Feb, 2012
Two short Irish films - 'Pentecost' and 'The Shore' - have received Oscar nominations today in the Short Film/Live Action category.
Tue, 24 Jan, 2012
With Brendan Gleeson securing a Golden Globe nod for the phenomenally successful The Guard, the Irish film scene looks healthier than most other indigenous sectors and the closing credits for this feel-good story show no sign of rolling just yet, writes
Sat, 31 Dec, 2011
Gerard O'Rourke at Monster Animation has been announced as European producer of the year at the Cartoon Forum in Poland.
Fri, 16 Sep, 2011
A TALE of two halves in Newcastle West yesterday as Monaleen claimed their fourth Limerick SFC title at the expense of an Adare side bidding for their first.
Mon, 18 Oct, 2010
A drugs mule who attempted to smuggle over €50,000 worth of herbal cannabis into Ireland from Brussels is to be sentenced at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court next month.
Tue, 15 Jun, 2010
KERRY produced a gutsy performance to bring this Christy Ring Cup semi-final to a replay, after 80 minutes of wholehearted endeavour against champions Carlow at Dr Cullen Park.
Mon, 08 Jun, 2009
BROADCASTER Gerry Ryan and his wife Morah are to separate after 26 years of marriage, their solicitor confirmed yesterday.
Sat, 08 Mar, 2008