Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami To Receive Special Screening and Live Q&A Ahead of October 27 Release

Posted: 25th October 2017

Following its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), a special screening of Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami will take place in a number of Irish cinemas tonight (25 October), followed by a unique Q&A — Grace Jones and Friends Live — which will be broadcast...

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The Killing of a Sacred Deer Tops US Indie Box Office With Stellar Reviews

Posted: 25th October 2017

Following its US release, Yorgos Lanthimos’ psychological thriller, The Killing of a Sacred Deer, produced by Dublin’s Element Pictures has topped the US Independent Box Office, receiving unanimous critical acclaim in the process. The film, which stars Irish actors Colin Farrell and Barr...

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Animation, TV Series

Irish Animated Series, Puffin Rock, Arrives in China

Posted: 24th October 2017

Nominated for an International Emmy Kids Award this week, animated preschool series Puffin Rock has arrived in China as part of a multi-license deal with China Nebula Group (CNB), including TV rights, digital, merchandising and toys. Now launched on Tencent, China's giant digital media network,...

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World Premiere of IFB Focus and Real Shorts to Take Place at 62nd Cork Film Festival

Posted: 20th October 2017

Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (IFB) is delighted to announce that the world premiere of the short films made under its Focus Shorts and Real Shorts schemes will take place at the 62nd Cork Film Festival. The shorts will screen in the Everyman Theatre at 4pm on Saturday,...

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