WestEnd Films Closes Raft of Deals on Sophie Fiennes’ Documentary, Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami, Including North American Deal With Kino Lorber

Posted: 16th January 2018

Kino Lorber has acquired North American rights to Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami following the film’s world premiere at last year’s Toronto International Film Festival; the company plans a theatrical release in early April, with a VOD and home media release set for fall 2018. WestEnd ...

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Irish Feature, Black ’47, Will Receive World Premiere at 68th Berlinale

Posted: 15th January 2018

The Irish feature film Black ‘47 directed by Lance Daly (Kisses, Life’s A Breeze) will have its world premiere at the Berlin International Film Festival next month. The film, which is an action movie set during the Great Irish Famine, stars Hugo Weaving (Hacksaw ...

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Wildcard Distribution Acquires Irish and UK Rights for Irish Feature, Kissing Candice

Posted: 15th January 2018

Wildcard Distribution has acquired the Irish and UK Rights for Aoife McArdle’s debut feature film, Kissing Candice with a theatrical release due in the coming months. The film received its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) where the film won scores of critical ac...

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Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board Publishes 2018 Funding Guidelines

Posted: 12th January 2018

Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (IFB) wishes to notify applicants that the 2018 Guidelines for its Production and Development Funding schemes have been published. These provide important information including details of the IFB’s criteria and requirements, funding l...

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