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World Premiere of IFB Short Stories to Take Place at 2017 Galway Film Fleadh

Posted: 27th June 2017

80% of Short Stories Have Female Directors Attached Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (IFB) is delighted to announce the world premiere of the short films made under its SHORT STORIES film scheme which will take place at the 2017 Galway Film Fleadh. The films screening inc...

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Thirteenth Century Irish Epic, Pilgrimage, Released in Irish Cinemas on 14 July

Posted: 26th June 2017

Element Pictures Distribution has announced that Brendan Muldowney’s Pilgrimage will be released in Irish cinemas on 14 July. The Irish action-thriller has wowed festival audiences, following its world premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival in April 2017 and its UK premiere at the Edi...

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Irish Culture Clash Comedy, Halal Daddy, Released Nationwide This Friday, 30 June

Posted: 23rd June 2017

Directed by Conor McDermottroe, the Irish culture clash comedy, Halal Daddy, hits Irish cinemas this Friday, 30 June. Starring Nikesh Patel (Indian Summers, London Has Fallen) alongside Irish actors Colm Meaney (Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Hell On Wheels), Deirdre O’Kane (Noble, Intermiss...

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Galway Film Fleadh Adds Two More IFB Titles to 2017 Line-Up

Posted: 22nd June 2017

With less than a week to go until the full line-up is revealed, the Galway Film Fleadh has added two more IFB-funded titles to the programme: Nick Kelly's The Drummer and the Keeper and Tom Collins' Aithrí/Penance. Marking Nick Kelly’s feature directorial debut, The Drumme...

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