Ireland

Irish Film, The Belly Of The Whale, To Open 30th Galway Film Fleadh

Irish Film, The Belly Of The Whale, To Open 30th Galway Film Fleadh

The opening film at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh, which runs from Tuesday 10th July until Sunday 15th July, is The Belly of the Whale – the first feature film from director, Morgan Bushe. The cast includes Michael Smiley (A Field in England), Pat Shortt (Garage), Lewis McDougall (A Monster Calls), Art Parkinson (Game of […]

Epic Irish movie set in The Great Famine, Black 47 in Irish cinemas 7th September

Epic Irish movie set in The Great Famine, Black 47 in Irish cinemas 7th September

The Irish feature film, Black 47, directed by Lance Daly (Kisses, Life’s A Breeze) will go on nationwide release on Friday 7th September, with previews scheduled for the previous weekend, 31st August, 1st September and 2nd September. This action film, set during the Great Irish Famine, stars Hugo Weaving (Hacksaw Ridge, The Lord of the […]

Out Now! EILE Magazine’s March/April 2018 Edition FREE To Read Or Download!

Out Now! EILE Magazine’s March/April 2018 Edition FREE To Read Or Download!

Welcome to the March/April 2018 issue of EILE Magazine! In this jam-packed issue, our music section features an interview with our own Sarah Sylvia, we have soul from Samuel J, and jazz from Darryl Yokley. We interview graphic designer-turned-author, Glenn Quigley, about his new LGBT-themed book, The Moth And The Moon, and in theatre, the North-West […]

Out Now! EILE Magazine’s January Edition FREE To Read Or Download!

Out Now! EILE Magazine’s January Edition FREE To Read Or Download!

Welcome to the January 2018 issue of EILE Magazine! This month, we have an interview with Tom O’Connor of Dublin Bears about Béar Féile, and the current Mr Bear Ireland, Eoin Dolan. We also have a great article from Paul Dowling about the experiences of the Irish LGBTI diaspora. Our musical guests this month are No No Yeah […]

Ireland’s Foreign Language Oscar hope ‘Song of Granite’ – Irish cinema release 8th December

Ireland’s Foreign Language Oscar hope ‘Song of Granite’ – Irish cinema release 8th December

The stunningly beautiful, Song of Granite, which is Ireland’s submission for the Foreign Language category at next year’s Academy Awards, will be released in Irish cinemas 8th December. Enigmatic and complex, Joe Heaney was one of the greats of traditional Irish singing (sean nós). Shaped by the myths, fables, and songs of his upbringing in the west […]

Out Now! EILE Magazine’s October Edition FREE To Read Or Download!

Out Now! EILE Magazine’s October Edition FREE To Read Or Download!

Welcome to the October issue of EILE Magazine! As usual, we have a packed magazine to keep you entertained this month. For your musical enjoyment, we bring you American singer-songwriters, Julia Othmer and Veronica Bianqui. Brian Rochford tells us about fats in our diet and Lisa Reynolds reviews LGBT-themed film Pretty Boy. Irish emigrant, Paul Dowling, writes […]

New €2m Fund for Film, TV and Game Industry in West of Ireland

New €2m Fund for Film, TV and Game Industry in West of Ireland

A new €2m film fund will encourage Film, TV and the Game Industry in the West of Ireland. It is called the WRAP Fund, and will cover film, TV, animation, and game sectors. The €2m fund will run over a three-year period, and aims to create 90 direct jobs in the Western Region. The new fund is being […]