Culture & Arts

Film Review: Escape Room – Tournament of Champions

Film Review: Escape Room – Tournament of Champions

By Frances Winston Directed by: Adam Robitel – Starring: Taylor Russell, Logan Miller, Indya Moore, Holland Roden, Thomas Cocquerel, Carlito Olivero, Isabelle Fuhrman, Deborah Ann Woll In cinemas now! As soon as Escape Rooms became a popular pastime, and ‘bonding experience’, it was only going to be a matter of time before someone made a […]

Gay Project: Kingdom Pride Kerry this weekend!

Gay Project: Kingdom Pride Kerry this weekend!

Kingdom Pride   Come to Kingdom Pride this weekend in Kerry, 16-18 July – for events like trans swims to drag karaoke, and from Picnics to Pride dinner! Find details in the link below: If you or someone you know want to get in touch, email: kerry@gayproject.ie to find out more! You can also email […]

LGBTQ band Fallen Stars release new album

LGBTQ band Fallen Stars release new album

Pop metal band, Fallen Stars, have released their explosive new album, ‘Execution’, and streamed in its entirety via INSANE BLOG. Fallen Stars says: “Execution is an experience front to back and each song tells a different chapter of the same story that is Fallen Stars.” Fallen Stars are a thrilling explosion of sound, hailing from […]

Irish Film: Redemption Of A Rogue – official trailer released

Irish Film: Redemption Of A Rogue – official trailer released

REDEMPTION OF A ROGUE, the first feature film from the award-winning playwright, Philip Doherty (Pilgrim) follows Jimmy, played by Cavan native, Aaron Monaghan (MAZE, Assassin’s Creed), on his road to salvation, after returning to his hometown. Stuck in a Groundhog Day-like purgatory, Jimmy embarks on a sacrificial and outlandish journey, to rid himself of his […]

Film Review & Trailer: The Truffle Hunters

Film Review & Trailer: The Truffle Hunters

Review By Frances Winston Directed by: Michael Dweck, Gregory Kershaw In cinemas now! If you’ve ever eaten a dish with truffle while dining out, you will know that this coveted ingredient is an incredibly expensive addition to any meal, and can exponentially increase the price, especially the extremely rare white Alba Truffle, which can only […]

Film Review & Trailer: In The Heights

Film Review & Trailer: In The Heights

Review By Frances Winston Directed by: Jon M. Chu – Starring: Anthony Ramos, Corey Hawkins, Leslie Grace, Melissa Barrera, Olga Merediz, Daphne Rubin-Vega, Gregory Diaz IV, Jimmy Smits, Lin-Manuel Miranda In Irish cinemas now! This was actually the first film I saw in a cinema after they reopened, so I was somewhat worried that I […]

Film Review: In The Earth

By Frances Winston Directed by: Ben Wheatley – Starring: Joel Fry, Reece Shearsmith, Hayley Squires, Ellora Torchia, John Hollingworth, Mark Monero In Irish cinemas now! This horror flick, from writer and director, Wheatley, was completed in just 15 days in August last year. This is astonishing when you consider that the writing of a movie alone […]

Netflix Film Review: Fatherhood

Netflix Film Review: Fatherhood

By Frances Winston Directed by: Paul Weitz – Starring: Kevin Hart, Alfre Woodard, Lil Rel Howery, DeWanda Wise, Anthony Carrigan, Frankie R. Faison, Paul Reiser Available on Netflix now! This was originally announced as a vehicle for Channing Tatum, before he was replaced by Hart,  playing a recently widowed father, Matthew Logelin, who struggles to […]

Dancer From The Dance 2021 – until 9th July

Dancer From The Dance 2021 – until 9th July

John Scott’s Irish Modern Dance Theatre In collaboration with Dance Ireland, Project Arts Centre, Dance Limerick, Irish Arts Center (New York), NOISEmoves Dance Festival & Centre Culturel Irlandais present DANCER FROM THE DANCE 2021: Festival of Irish Choreography Until 9 JULY, 2021: irishmoderndancetheatre.com  Celebrating 30 years of Irish modern dance theatre, where dance thrives and identities flourish, with […]

Donnie – A Transgender Man’s Story

Donnie – A Transgender Man’s Story

“My hope is to raise awareness of this film so young trans, nonbinary, and LGBTQIA people and their families can see themselves reflected back to them, and watch a story featuring a transgender person with a supportive, loving family and a happy ending!” – Donnie Cianciotto The above is a trailer for the new trans-themed […]