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Irish Locations Double for Victorian Period UK Setting on The Professor and the Madman, Set for Release Later this Year

Posted: 5th February 2017

The Professor and the Madman, starring Mel Gibson and Sean Penn, is set for release later this year, following an eight-week Irish shoot around Dublin city which began in September 2016. Based on Simon Winchester’s best-selling historical novel about the creation of the Oxford English Diction...

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A Date for Mad Mary Released on DVD and On Demand, Friday 3 February

Posted: 2nd February 2017

Element Pictures Distribution has announced the Irish DVD and on demand release for A Date for Mad Mary tomorrow, Friday 3 February. A Date for Mad Mary tells the story of 'Mad’ Mary McArdle returning to Drogheda after a short spell in prison - for something she’d rather forget.&nbs...

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Lost in France One-Off Screening and Live Event to Take Place on February 21

Posted: 27th January 2017

A special screening and unique live event of Niall McCann's acclaimed IFB-supported documentary Lost in France will take place on Tuesday February 21 in a number of Irish cinemas including the Irish Film Institute, Movies@Dundrum, Movies@Swords, The Gate Cork with other venues to be announced. ...

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Filming Across Ireland Seminar Taking Place in Troy Studios Today, January 27

Posted: 27th January 2017

Today, January 27, Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (IFB) is hosting Filming Across Ireland; a seminar exploring the benefits of regional filmmaking, in Troy Studios, Limerick. Through a series of talks and panel discussions, the event will address topics such as ‘I...

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