Documentary, Shorts

Four IFB Titles Selected for HotDocs International Documentary Festival

Posted: 20th March 2018

Congratulations to four IFB documentary titles which have been selected for HotDocs International Documentary Festival. Maurice Sweeney’s I, Dolours, Feargal Ward’s The Lonely Battle of Thomas Reid, Katrina Costello’s The Silver Branch and Hannah Quinn’s Smithy & Dickie w...

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Animation, Documentary, Features, Shorts

IFB Films at Dingle International Film Festival and Animation Dingle

Posted: 16th March 2018

Running from 22 – 25 March, the Dingle International Film Festival will present the extraordinary talent of Irish filmmakers as the festival hosts a selection of critically acclaimed Irish films and welcomes international stars. Presented in parternship with Bord Scannán na h&...

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POV Information Session & Twitter Q&A

Posted: 15th March 2018

Following the announcement of the POV Low Budget Production & Training Scheme (POV), Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (IFB) will host an Information Session for those interested in applying to the scheme. Date: Monday 26th March 2018 Venue: Radisson Blu Hotel, Golden...

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Filmbase Notice of Closure

Posted: 15th March 2018

Speaking about the news that Filmbase in Dublin's Temple Bar is due to close, IFB Chief Executive James Hickey said: “Since 1986, Filmbase has been a crucial cornerstone of Irish film and has played an important part in Ireland’s cultural landscape. Filmbase has always been a place ...

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