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Black 47 is the No. 1 Irish Film at the Box Office This Year

Posted: 20th September 2018

The must-see Irish film of the year Black ‘47 passed the €1million mark at the Irish Box Office last night Wednesday September 19th. Not only is the critically acclaimed feature directed by Lance Daly the top grossing Irish film of the year, it’s also the first Irish film to pass t...

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Six New Female Creative Director/Writer Teams Announced for Trailblazing Screen Ireland POV Funding Scheme

Posted: 19th September 2018

As part of our commitment to achieving 50/50 gender parity with the Irish screen industries, Fís Éireann/Screen Ireland is delighted to announce the successful teams for its new POV scheme supporting female filmmakers. The selected projects present an impressive array of...

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From Clare to Donegal: Discover Key Locations from the Six WRAP Fund Counties

Posted: 17th September 2018

Fís Éireann/Screen Ireland has placed a special spotlight on the Western Region Audiovisual Producers (WRAP) Fund, highlighting key locations from the six WRAP counties — Clare, Donegal, Galway, Mayo, Roscommon and Sligo. The gallery, which is available to view here, showcases me...

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Major Award for Screen Ireland-Funded Film, Float Like A Butterfly, at the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival

Posted: 17th September 2018

Irish director Carmel Winters' film Float Like A Butterfly has won a major international award at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). The film has picked up the accolade from the International Federation of Film Critics (FIPRESCI) for the Discovery programme. The jury called th...

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