Lost in Hollywood’s Oscar excitement — are award-winners unable to complete a speech without crying? — is the role Ireland played in the success of The Favourite. The project had funding from the Irish Film Board — now rebranded as Screen Ireland — and tax relief on the post-production work that was done in Dublin.
Tue, 26 Feb, 2019
Late Afternoon, written and directed by Louise Bagnall, sees an elderly woman as she drifts back through her memories; existing between two states—the past and the present. Starring Fionnula Flanagan, Late Afternoon is produced by Nuria González Blanco for Cartoon Saloon.
Tue, 18 Dec, 2018
The beginning of the year has become a treasure trove of cinematic treats for Irish movie fans. Keeping films fresh in the minds of awards-season voters often means they’re released just before Christmas in the US, so they reach our shores between the Golden Globes and the Oscars.selects the movies you really don’t want to miss
Fri, 12 Jan, 2018
IN a world often too glum, in a world where scepticism is increasingly a plausible reaction to nearly any suggestion, we use escapism as a refuge. We use it as a safety valve so we might not, as Col Brandon threatened in Sense and Sensibility, run mad.
Sat, 25 Feb, 2017
Fri, 24 Feb, 2017