Tag Archive | Irish Film

Irish Film: ‘Never Grow Old’ in Irish cinemas August 23rd

Irish Film: ‘Never Grow Old’ in Irish cinemas August 23rd

Ahead of its Irish premiere at the Galway Film Fleadh on Sunday July 14th, Wildcard Distribution are proud to be working on the Irish release of Never Grow Old, on behalf of Altitude Film Distribution, this summer. Irish carpenter and undertaker, Patrick Tate (Hirsch) lives with his young family on the outskirts of a small frontier town on […]

Film Review: Metal Heart

Film Review: Metal Heart

Frances Winston reviews this feature directorial debut from Hugh O’Connor Director: Hugh O’Connor – Starring: Jordanne Jones, Leah McNamara, Moe Dunford, Séan Doyle, Aaron Heffernan If ever you were in doubt about how long it takes to get a film into cinemas, I first saw this over a year ago, at a special Comic Con screening. […]

GAZA to have Irish and UK release on 9th August (See Trailer)

GAZA to have Irish and UK release on 9th August (See Trailer)

The award-winning, feature documentary, Gaza, directed by Garry Keane (The Deafening, The Writing in the Sky) and award-winning conflict photographer, Andrew McConnell, is set to be released in cinemas across Ireland and the UK on Friday 9th August. Bringing us to a unique place beyond the reach of television news reports, Gaza reveals a world rich with eloquent and […]

Film Review & Trailer: The Limit Of

Film Review & Trailer: The Limit Of

Frances Winston reviews this Irish-made film Directed by: Alan Mulligan – Starring: Laurence O’Fuaráin, Sarah Carroll This movie has taken five years to make it to the big screen, and is very much a labour of love for director, Mulligan, and his brother, Anthony. Indeed, I actually saw this a year ago at a special […]

Irish film The Hole In The Ground gets critical acclaim after Sundance Festival

Irish film The Hole In The Ground gets critical acclaim after Sundance Festival

Irish filmmaker, Lee Cronin’s feature debut, The Hole In The Ground, premiered at the renowned Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, over the weekend, where it was met with overwhelmingly positive reactions from critics and audiences alike. Starring Seána Kerslake (A Date For Mad Mary), James Quinn Markey (Vikings), James Cosmo (T2 Trainspotting), Simone […]

Film Review: Irish Film Cellar Door

Film Review: Irish Film Cellar Door

Frances Winston reviews Cellar Door, an Irish film set in a mother-and-baby home situation  Directed by: Viko Nikci – Starring: Karen Hassan, Catherine Walker, Mark O’Halloran In a week that sees many big-budget, and award-contending movies released comes this Irish offering from writer/director, Viko Nikci. This initially premiered at the Galway Film Fleadh, and is […]

Irish supernatural comedy EXTRA ORDINARY – World Premiere at SXSW

Irish supernatural comedy EXTRA ORDINARY – World Premiere at SXSW

Irish supernatural comedy EXTRA ORDINARY, starring comedian/writer/actress Maeve Higgins (Naked Camera, Inside Amy Schumer), Barry Ward (Jimmy’s Hall, MAZE), Will Forte (Nebraska, Run & Jump), and Claudia O’Doherty (Trainwreck, Love, Inside Amy Schumer) will have its world premiere at the SXSW Film Festival in the US in March, where it has been officially selected for Narrative Spotlight.   The debut […]