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New Irish Film, The Cured, Starring Tom Vaughan-Lawlor Wins International Prize Following Major Sales at TIFF

Posted: 29th September 2017

Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (IFB) congratulates the team behind David Freyne's The Cured, which scooped Best Horror Feature at Fantastic Film Fest in Austin, Texas. Starring Tom Vaughan-Lawlor, Sam Keeley and Ellen Page, the horror recently screened at the To...

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Irish Doc, Kevin Roche: The Quiet Architect, Released in Irish Cinemas on 13 October

Posted: 29th September 2017

Wavelength Pictures have announced that the Mark Noonan-directed documentary Kevin Roche: The Quiet Architect, will open at the IFI Cinemas, Dublin, on October 13th.  The doc received its world premiere on October 1st where it screened as the closing night film of IFI Documentary Festival....

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RTÉ and Irish Film Board announce joint funding initiative for new comedy

Posted: 28th September 2017

RTÉ today announced that it has formed an exciting new partnership with Bord Scannán na hÉireann/Irish Film Board (IFB) to support new Irish scripted comedy projects, with export potential. Following the success of shows such as Can't Cope Won't Cope and ...

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MAZE achieves largest opening weekend for an Irish film in 2017

Posted: 26th September 2017

Stephen Burke’s critically acclaimed MAZE has achieved the biggest opening weekend of any Irish film in Ireland and Northern Ireland since Room in January 2016. The film opened without previews to over €141k (£124k) after its release, Friday 22 September, on 65 s...

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