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Feel-Good Irish Feature, The Drummer and the Keeper, Released in Irish Cinemas This Friday, 8 September

Posted: 12th September 2017

The debut feature from Irish director Nick Kelly, The Drummer and the Keeper, is released in Irish cinemas this Friday, 8 September. The film will screen at the BFI London Film Festival in October, following its world premiere at the Galway Film Fleadh, where it was awarded Best Irish First Fea...

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Song of Granite Announced as Ireland’s Selection for Academy Awards Foreign Language Submission

Posted: 12th September 2017

The Irish Film & Television Academy (IFTA) has selected the feature film Song of Granite as Ireland’s submission for the Foreign Language category at the 90th annual Academy Awards of Motion Pictures, Arts and Sciences. IFTA, the organisation responsible for the selection of...

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The Drummer and the Keeper to Expand to Further Cinemas Across the Country

Posted: 12th September 2017

Following its fantastic performance at its opening weekend at the Box Office, The Drummer and the Keeper will expand to further cinemas nationwide. The film which was released in cinemas on Friday, 8 September, has been hugely praised by critics, receiving four stars from outlets includin...

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BAI and IFB Report Calls for Government Policy on Training for the Film, Television and Animation Sector and the Strengthening of the National Agency for Screen Training

Posted: 6th September 2017

A strengthened national agency focusing on training and skills for the Irish film, television and animation industries is needed to provide the strategic foundation for skills development in the audio-visual sector, in order to drive growth. This is one of five key recommendations from a Crowe Horwa...

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