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Minister Humphreys Increases Support for Future Growth of Irish Film, Television and Animation Industry With an Additional €1.5 million Funding for the IFB in 2018 Budget

Posted: 10th October 2017

Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (IFB), the national development agency for the film, television and animation industry, welcomes the budget increase of €1.5 million announced today by Irish Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Heather Humphreys TD. This...

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Documentary

Inspiring Irish Doc, It’s Not Yet Dark, Released in Irish Cinemas Friday, 13 October

Posted: 10th October 2017

Following on from its US release, It’s Not Yet Dark, the moving documentary based on the life of Irish filmmaker Simon Fitzmaurice will be released in Irish cinemas this Friday, 13 October. Directed by Frankie Fenton, the doc chronicles Simon’s life from the point of his diagnosis w...

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Animation

Screen Training Ireland and Animation Skillnet announce Animation and VFX Graduate Traineeship and Symposium 2017

Posted: 9th October 2017

Screen Training Ireland, and Animation Skillnet announce the Animation and VFX Graduate Traineeship 2017/18.  To coincide with the launch of the Graduate Traineeship Programme for the Irish Animation and VFX sectors there will be a two day symposium packed full of exciting talks and masterclass...

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Features

Colm Tóibín-Penned Return to Montauk, Released in Irish Cinemas Today, 6 October

Posted: 6th October 2017

Marking the first original screenplay from renowned Irish author, Colm Tóibín, Irish co-production, Return to Montauk, is released in Irish cinemas today, Friday, 6 October. Directed by Volker Schloendorff, the film previous screened in Competition at the 67th Berlinale earlier th...

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