Culture & Arts

Drag queens go online as coronavirus shuts clubs

Drag queens go online as coronavirus shuts clubs

As bars and clubs shutter around the world, drag queens are performing online to make up for lost income and keep their fans in good spirits during the coronavirus epidemic. From live-streaming shows from home, to personalised Instagram raps for fans, some of the biggest names in drag, including RuPaul’s Drag Race stars, Latrice Royale […]

Irish Film: The Last Right (& Trailer)

Irish Film: The Last Right (& Trailer)

A fateful exchange on a flight from New York to Ireland has complicated consequences for Daniel Murphy (Michiel Huisman). He’s left in charge of a corpse, the body of someone he never knew. In a bid to persuade his autistic brother, Louis (Samuel Bottomley) to return to New York with him, Daniel agrees to drive […]

Happy St Patrick’s Day From EILE!

Happy St Patrick’s Day From EILE!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day from all at EILE Magazine! We know you won’t be out celebrating, but whatever you do, stay safe, be kind, and enjoy the day!

Film Review: The Photograph

Film Review: The Photograph

Review by Frances Winston Directed by: Stella Meghie – Starring: Issa Rae, Dakota Paradise, Lakeith Stanfield, Chelsea Peretti, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Chanté Adams, Jasmine Cephas Jones, Lil Rel Howery, Teyonah Parris, Rob Morgan, Courtney B. Vance This romantic drama from writer/director, Stella Meghie, follows Mae Morton (Rae) as she uncovers the truth about her mother’s […]

Film Review & Trailer: Misbehaviour

Film Review & Trailer: Misbehaviour

Frances Winston reviews this timely film, based on protests against the 1970 Miss World contest Directed by: Philippa Lowthorpe – Starring: Keira Knightley, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Jessie Buckley, Keeley Hawes, Phyllis Logan, Lesley Manville, Rhys Ifans, Greg Kinnear You could be forgiven for thinking that distributors planned the release of this in the same week that […]

Dublin Film Critics Circle Award winners at VMDIFF 2020 announced

Dublin Film Critics Circle Award winners at VMDIFF 2020 announced

The Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards at the Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival have been announced.  Ireland’s professional film critics announced their awards for Best Film, Best Director, Best Irish Film, Best Documentary and Best Performances from VMDIFF’s 2020 line-up. This year’s jury was comprised of Michael Doherty (RTÉ Guide), Cara O’Doherty (Evening Echo), […]

Film Review: Bloodshot

Film Review: Bloodshot

Frances Winston reviews Vin Diesel’s latest film, Bloodshot Directed by: David S. F. Wilson – Starring: Vin Diesel, Eiza González Sam Heughan, Toby Kebbell, Guy Pearce, Lamorne Morris, Talulah Riley Vin Diesel takes a break from making yet another Fast and Furious movie (they must surely be on at least part 67 by now!) to […]