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Wildcard Distribution acquires Gibney’s latest documentary ‘Citizen K’

Wildcard Distribution acquires Gibney’s latest documentary ‘Citizen K’

Wildcard Distribution has acquired the rights for Academy Award-winning writer/director, Alex Gibney’s documentary, CITIZEN K, from Kew Media.  Wildcard, which handled the theatrical release of Gibney’s No Stone Unturned last year, will release the critically acclaimed film in Irish and UK cinemas in December. CITIZEN K, which premiered at the recent Venice Film Festival, is an […]

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 […]

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 […]

Irish horror ‘The Hole In The Ground’ to have World Premiere at Sundance Film Festival

Irish horror ‘The Hole In The Ground’ to have World Premiere at Sundance Film Festival

New Irish horror film, THE HOLE IN THE GROUND, directed by Lee Cronin, will have its World Premiere at the renowned Sundance Film Festival this January, ahead of its Irish cinema release in early 2019. The film is Cronin’s feature debut, which he co-wrote with Stephen Shields, and stars Séana Kerslake (A Date For Mad Mary), James […]

Katie Taylor: Release of trailer for ‘KATIE’ ahead of Irish cinema release

Katie Taylor: Release of trailer for ‘KATIE’ ahead of Irish cinema release

Wildcard Distribution have released the official trailer for the critically-acclaimed and award-winning, Katie, directed by Ross Whitaker (Unbreakable: The Mark Pollock Story) ahead of its Irish cinema release on Friday, 26th October. Katie, which picked up the Best Irish Feature Documentary award at the Galway Film Fleadh earlier this year, intimately follows champion boxer, Katie Taylor, as […]

‘Black 47’ is the number 1 Irish film at the box office this year

‘Black 47’ is the number 1 Irish film at the box office this year

The critically acclaimed BLACK 47 has achieved the highest opening for an Irish film in Ireland since John Crowley’s Oscar-nominated Brooklyn in 2015. Black 47 is set during the Great Irish Famine, and stars Hugo Weaving (Hacksaw Ridge, The Lord of the Rings, The Matrix), Jim Broadbent (Oscar®winner for Iris) and the prolific Irish screen and […]

Official trailer for epic Irish feature film Black 47 released

Official trailer for epic Irish feature film Black 47 released

The official trailer for the Irish feature film, Black 47, directed by Lance Daly (Kisses, Life’s A Breeze) has been released by Wildcard Distribution.  The film will go on release in Ireland from Wednesday 5th September. The action film, which closed the recent Galway Film Fleadh to great acclaim, is set during the Great Irish Famine, and […]