Culture & Arts

Film Review & Trailer: The Post

Film Review & Trailer: The Post

Frances Winston enjoyed this gripping and entertaining treatement of this true-life political thriller Directed by: Steven Spielberg – Starring: Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Sarah Paulson, Bob Odenkirk, Tracy Letts, Bradley Whitford, Bruce Greenwood, Matthew Rhys A true-life political thriller, directed by a cinematic powerhouse, starring two of the finest actors of their generations, and scored […]

Film Review & Trailer: The Commuter

Film Review & Trailer: The Commuter

Frances Winston reviews The Commuter, the latest action-movie starring Liam Neeson Directed by: Jaume Collet-Serra  –  Starring: Liam Neeson, Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Jonathan Banks, Elizabeth McGovern, Sam Neill Liam Neeson has a special set of skills which he has retired. However, he is forced to utilise them once more when his family is in […]

Irish Feature Film BLACK 47 To Have World Premiere At The Berlin International Film Festival

Irish Feature Film BLACK 47 To Have World Premiere At The Berlin International Film Festival

The Irish feature film Black 47, directed by Lance Daly (Kisses, Life’s A Breeze) will have its World Premiere at the Berlin International Film Festival next month.  The film, which is an action movie set during the Great Irish Famine, stars Hugo Weaving (Hacksaw Ridge, The Lord of the Rings, The Matrix and Transformers franchises) and Jim Broadbent, (Oscar® winner […]

Launch of Béar Féile 2018 – 23rd to 25th March!

Launch of Béar Féile 2018 – 23rd to 25th March!

The amazing Béar Féile 2018, Ireland’s biggest Bear Festival, has just been launched by Dublin Bears! There is a great weekend of fun and entertainment lined up, from 23rd to 25th March, with a warm welcome for Bears and admirers from all over the world. A €40 Reg Pack includes all of the following ( EXCEPT […]

Irish Company Acquires Rights For ‘Kissing Candice’ (See Trailer)

Irish Company Acquires Rights For ‘Kissing Candice’ (See Trailer)

Irish film distributor, Wildcard Distribution, has acquired the Irish and UK Rights for Aoife McArdle’s debut feature film, ‘Kissing Candice’, with a theatrical release due in the coming months. The coming-of-age story stars Ann Kelly as Candice, a 17-year-old who longs to escape the boredom of her seaside town, only finding solace in her vivid […]

Star Of THE YOUNG OFFENDERS, Chris Walley, Lands Major West End Role

Star Of THE YOUNG OFFENDERS, Chris Walley, Lands Major West End Role

Chris Walley, star of smash-hit feature film and upcoming TV series The Young Offenders, has landed a major role in a new production in London’s West End.  Walley will play the part of Davey, in Martin McDonagh’s pitch-black comedy, ‘The Lieutenant of Inishmore’, directed by legendary MGC Artistic Director, Michael Grandage, in a rare West End revival.  The […]

Gate Theatre presents LOOK BACK IN ANGER by John Osborne 1 February – 24 March

Gate Theatre presents LOOK BACK IN ANGER by John Osborne 1 February – 24 March

The Gate Theatre presents Look Back In Anger by John Osborne Award-winning Irish theatre director, Annabelle Comyn, takes a fresh look at the explosive words of playwright, John Osborne, in the Gate Theatre’s new production of his 1950’s play, Look Back in Anger – a play which launched his career to international fame. This blistering new staging of Osborne’s 1950s international hit play, tackles […]