In light of the violent gun attack in the Greektown neighbourhood of their city the Toronto Film Festival’s CEO Piers Handling and artistic director Cameron Bailey announced this year’s first films today with little fanfare.
Tue, 24 Jul, 2018
The thousands of extras who auditioned this week for the next season of the hit TV series, Vikings, underlined further the vibrancy of the Irish film and television production as the industry forges ahead into one of its busiest summers.
Mon, 30 May, 2016
It’s not a galaxy far, far away, but by the time it’s finished, the scene at Ceann Sibéal in Co Kerry will be every bit the intergalactic equal of Skellig Michael, as our exclusive pictures show.
Sat, 09 Apr, 2016
Tue, 01 Mar, 2016
Mon, 29 Feb, 2016
One of the young men in Michael Collins’ assassination and counter-intelligence unit has become a voice from the grave in a new animated film telling the story of being a 14-year-old soldier in the Easter Rising.
Fri, 19 Feb, 2016
Wed, 10 Feb, 2016
It was great to see so many Irish nominations for Oscar awards last week. Most professions have their honours systems, accolades for professional people granted by their peers to honour and recognise achievement.
Fri, 22 Jan, 2016
THAT our enthusiasm for basking in the reflected glory of a neighbour’s child’s achievements is as much part of the Irish character as the part of us that happily shares, in hushed tones of course, the grimmest details of that neighbour’s child’s day in court for some college rag-day excess, just points to the complexity driving the Irish imagination.
Fri, 15 Jan, 2016