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Breaking Glass Pictures Acquire US Rights to Rebecca Daly’s Good Favour Following Les Arcs Selection

Posted: 5th December 2017

It has been announced that Visit Films has licensed US rights for Rebecca Daly’s Good Favour to Breaking Glass Pictures. The title, which received its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), will also screen at the Les Arcs European Film Festival, which runs...

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Animation

The Breadwinner Leads 2018 Annie Awards With Ten Nominations

Posted: 5th December 2017

Following its win at the LA Film Critics Association Awards last weekend, Nora Twomey’s debut animated feature, The Breadwinner, has landed ten Annie Award nominations. The film, which is executive-produced by Angelina Jolie, is nominated for Best Independent Animated Feature and Best Director...

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Ireland’s Foreign Language Oscar Entry, Song of Granite, Released in Irish Cinemas Friday, 8 December

Posted: 5th December 2017

Following a string of stellar reviews, Pat Collins' Song of Granite, based on the life of the traditional Irish sean-nós singer, Joe Heaney, is released in Irish cinemas this Friday, 8 December. Directed by Collins (Silence), Song of Granite was co-written by Pat Collins, ...

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Nora Twomey’s Debut Animated Feature, The Breadwinner, Wins Major Award in LA

Posted: 4th December 2017

Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (IFB) congratulates the team behind Nora Twomey’s The Breadwinner, as the animated feature was awarded Best Animation at the LA Film Critics awards. The award follows on from the film’s recent success at the inaugural Anima...

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