The IFB Congratulates the 2018 Irish Academy Awards® Nominees

Posted: 5th March 2018

Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (IFB) congratulates all the Irish nominees at last night's Academy Awards® including Nora Twomey's The Breadwinner, which was nominated for Best Animated Feature. This marks the third Oscar nomination for Kil...

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The IFB is Now Accepting Applications for its FOCUS SHORTS Short Film Scheme

Posted: 28th February 2018

Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (IFB) is delighted to announce that it is now accepting applications for its FOCUS SHORTS short film scheme. FOCUS SHORTS is a scheme for the making of live-action, fiction films that act as a proving-ground for Irish creative talents aspi...

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David Freyne’s The Cured Now Screening in US Cinemas

Posted: 26th February 2018

Following its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) last September, David Freyne’s The Cured, is now screening in selected US cinemas. Produced by Rory Dungan and Rachael O'Kane at Tilted Pictures, with Freyne writing and directing the film, The Cured, received ...

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Irish Gothic Horror, The Lodgers, Opens in US Cinemas Today, 23 February

Posted: 23rd February 2018

The Lodgers, a Gothic ghost story directed by award winning filmmaker Brian O’Malley, opens in selected US cinemas.  Written by musician and Professor of Gothic literature, David Turpin and produced by Julianne Forde and Ruth Treacy of Tailored Films, it was filmed in Loftu...

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