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Irish Film Festivals Worldwide Celebrate Irish Film This St. Patrick’s Day

Posted: 14th March 2018

As the Irish film industry gears up for Dingle Film Festival and Animation Dingle, taking place from 22 – 25 March, it is also a very busy month for Irish film festivals around the world, with several of them taking place in or around St Patrick's Day. This month has already witnessed the ...

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RTÉ and Irish Film Board Unveil 10 Successful Projects in Joint Scripted Comedy Initiative

Posted: 14th March 2018

RTÉ and Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board today announced the 10 projects that have progressed to the development stage in its new scripted comedy initiative. The partnership, which was set up to support new Irish comedy, will see the 10 candidates — listed bel...

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Alan Gilsenan’s, Unless, Opens in Irish Cinemas This Friday, 16 March

Posted: 14th March 2018

Written and directed by Irish director Alan Gilsenan and based on the acclaimed novel of the same name by Carol Shields, Unless opens in Irish cinemas this Friday, 16 March. The film, which received its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) in September 2016 stars Academy...

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Irish Short Film Set to Shine at Tribeca Film Festival

Posted: 13th March 2018

Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (IFB) congratulates the teams behind IFB-supported short films, Time Traveller, Late Afternoon and Hey Ronnie Reagan, which have been selected to screen at the prestigious Tribeca Film Festival. The Tribeca Film Festival is one of the most...

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