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Latex paint, road signs and yellow cabs... How to turn an Irish street into downtown New York
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Latex paint, road signs and yellow cabs... How to turn an Irish street into downtown New York

Jan 13th 2019, 8:00 PM 36,982 Views 7 Comments

…Like in Greta (pictured). We talk to an expert about how it all happens.

Thrillers, shootings, Katie Taylor and folklore - what we can expect from Irish films in 2018
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Thrillers, shootings, Katie Taylor and folklore - what we can expect from Irish films in 2018

Jan 25th 2018, 1:36 PM 11,032 Views 4 Comments

The Irish Film Board has announced details of its funding of homegrown film and TV productions this and last year.

Latest Film Board funding goes to productions about widows, twins and happiness at Christmas
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Latest Film Board funding goes to productions about widows, twins and happiness at Christmas

Oct 15th 2017, 9:30 PM 9,917 Views 3 Comments

In the third quarter of this year the IFB approved more than €3 million of funding for various projects.

It's not all glamour (but you might see George Clooney): Irish filmmakers on international festivals
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It's not all glamour (but you might see George Clooney): Irish filmmakers on international festivals

Oct 7th 2017, 7:45 AM 10,031 Views 3 Comments

We talked to Irish filmmakers and the Irish Film Board about why it’s worth it.

'We want gender parity': Aspiring female filmmakers to benefit from up to €400k in new funding
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'We want gender parity': Aspiring female filmmakers to benefit from up to €400k in new funding

Jul 18th 2017, 6:35 AM 8,802 Views 60 Comments

The Irish Film Board said these new initiatives will encourage new female talent to enter the industry.

Where are the women? Unconscious bias training planned to make Irish films more diverse
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Where are the women? Unconscious bias training planned to make Irish films more diverse

Jan 15th 2017, 9:30 PM 14,066 Views 69 Comments

It is being considered by the Irish Film Board.

These are the next Irish films we're all going to be talking about
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These are the next Irish films we're all going to be talking about

Jan 15th 2017, 6:30 PM 39,288 Views 7 Comments

The details were announced this week.

International marketing campaign on the way to entice more blockbusters to Ireland
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International marketing campaign on the way to entice more blockbusters to Ireland

Jan 13th 2017, 6:10 AM 6,796 Views 3 Comments

But the Irish Film Board called again for more funding, saying it needs at least €20m.

Irish film had "probably the greatest year on record" in 2016
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Irish film had "probably the greatest year on record" in 2016

Dec 23rd 2016, 7:30 PM 14,797 Views 5 Comments

But challenges still remain within the industry.

Mel Gibson and Sean Penn are shooting a film 'all over Dublin' this month
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Mel Gibson and Sean Penn are shooting a film 'all over Dublin' this month

Sep 21st 2016, 2:54 PM 36,534 Views 39 Comments

It’s like Braveheart all over again.

Mel Gibson is going to be filming 'all over Dublin' this month, and he's already here
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# The Professor And The Madman

Mel Gibson is going to be filming 'all over Dublin' this month, and he's already here

Sep 21st 2016, 10:01 AM 10,603 Views 8 Comments

It’s like Braveheart all over again!

Brooklyn and Room made millions at the box office - but Irish filmmakers need more money
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Brooklyn and Room made millions at the box office - but Irish filmmakers need more money

Jul 4th 2016, 3:15 PM 12,559 Views 17 Comments

The sector needs more government investment if it wants to keep this level of success, says the Irish Film Board.

Watch out for these Irish films in 2016
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Watch out for these Irish films in 2016

Jan 16th 2016, 8:30 AM 31,443 Views 7 Comments

From thrillers to love stories, these are the ones to watch.

Irish film is having a Hollywood moment - but it needs a lot more money
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Irish film is having a Hollywood moment - but it needs a lot more money

Jan 13th 2016, 2:26 PM 12,515 Views 13 Comments

That’s according to the Irish Film Board, which put out a call to the government for more funding today.

TV3's Red Rock soap opera is looking for some new talent
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TV3's Red Rock soap opera is looking for some new talent

Aug 19th 2015, 2:32 PM 13,262 Views 9 Comments

Got what it takes?

Bill O'Herlihy's wish granted as Irish Film Board changes its name
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Bill O'Herlihy's wish granted as Irish Film Board changes its name

Jul 14th 2015, 6:00 PM 28,663 Views 26 Comments

The change was given the seal of approval the week before he died.

'The industry is coming to Ireland in a big way': Bright future for Irish film with these talented graduates
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'The industry is coming to Ireland in a big way': Bright future for Irish film with these talented graduates

Jun 20th 2015, 9:00 AM 11,310 Views 1 Comment

Ireland’s future film-makers hope to stay in Ireland as the industry grows.

Amy Huberman has a dream cast in mind for her new movie... but BOD's ruled out
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Amy Huberman has a dream cast in mind for her new movie... but BOD's ruled out

Jan 17th 2015, 9:15 AM 19,592 Views 23 Comments

Huberman’s new movie has the working title ‘Bolt’.

The IFTAs could potentially screen on TV3
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The IFTAs could potentially screen on TV3

Jan 15th 2015, 4:15 PM 10,789 Views 23 Comments

RTÉ pulled out of airing the awards ceremony this year – and the Irish Film Board still hasn’t decided to fund it.

He doesn't miss the football, but Billo misses his old pals Eamon and Johnny
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He doesn't miss the football, but Billo misses his old pals Eamon and Johnny

Jan 15th 2015, 7:30 AM 12,721 Views 6 Comments

He said he thinks his replacement is doing a good job too.

Irish Film Board wants more government money for the movie business
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Irish Film Board wants more government money for the movie business

Jan 14th 2015, 4:50 PM 5,504 Views 19 Comments

Chairman of the IFB Bill O’Herlihy says more can be done to improve the film industry.

There are just five 'cities of film' in the world - and Galway's now one of them
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There are just five 'cities of film' in the world - and Galway's now one of them

Dec 1st 2014, 10:36 AM 9,239 Views 21 Comments

The announcement has been described as “hugely significant”.

Brendan Gleeson defends Calvary director's controversial criticism of Irish film
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# Brendan Gleeson

Brendan Gleeson defends Calvary director's controversial criticism of Irish film

Sep 25th 2014, 10:18 PM 3,368 Views 0 Comments

“The standard of some Irish films is not good enough”.

Paul Kimmage 'Rough Rider' documentary to be broadcast on RTÉ
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Paul Kimmage 'Rough Rider' documentary to be broadcast on RTÉ

Jul 18th 2014, 3:21 PM 7,460 Views 3 Comments

The film documents the Irish journalist’s pursuit of Lance Armstrong along with his love-hate relationship with the sport of cycling.

New Irish movie filmed in Sligo wins major US distribution deal
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# Irish Film

New Irish movie filmed in Sligo wins major US distribution deal

Jan 22nd 2014, 9:53 AM 15,991 Views 11 Comments

Calvary stars Brendan Gleeson, as a priest.

‘I want to look at Roy before he was Keane,’ says film director Tynan
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‘I want to look at Roy before he was Keane,’ says film director Tynan

Jan 16th 2014, 3:00 PM 14,057 Views 11 Comments

Last night it was announced that ‘Rockmount’ would be made as part of an Irish Film Board project.

8 reasons why Tom Cruise absolutely shouldn't be Ireland's new film ambassador
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# Cruise Control

8 reasons why Tom Cruise absolutely shouldn't be Ireland's new film ambassador

Jan 3rd 2014, 12:07 PM 4,316 Views 4 Comments

You’re grand and all, but no.

Irish cartoon gets snapped up by Nick Jr UK (and RTÉjr)
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Irish cartoon gets snapped up by Nick Jr UK (and RTÉjr)

Sep 23rd 2013, 7:45 PM 14,094 Views 6 Comments

Chris O’Dowd is lined up to voice Puffin Rock, an animated series from the makers of The Secret of Kells.

Bad news... Star Wars isn't filming in Ireland after all*
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# Star Wars

Bad news... Star Wars isn't filming in Ireland after all*

May 30th 2013, 12:28 PM 8,802 Views 16 Comments

*At least, not that anyone knows.

Over 20 Irish films screening and selling at Cannes Film Festival
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Over 20 Irish films screening and selling at Cannes Film Festival

May 15th 2013, 7:46 PM 7,252 Views 5 Comments

The Irish movers and shakers of the film industry are off to Cannes to promote Ireland’s movie-making talents.

Bill O'Herlihy: I wasn't sure I was good enough to be Film Board head
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Bill O'Herlihy: I wasn't sure I was good enough to be Film Board head

Apr 23rd 2013, 6:45 PM 8,988 Views 51 Comments

The new chairman designate of the Irish Film Board tells Oireachtas committee that he decided to “give it a lash” in the end.

Oireachtas agenda: Companies, public pay and the HSE board
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Oireachtas agenda: Companies, public pay and the HSE board

Apr 23rd 2013, 7:30 AM 4,383 Views 6 Comments

Bill O’Herlihy will attend the Environment committee this afternoon to discuss his new job at the Irish Film Board.

This short film may make you reconsider emigrating
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This short film may make you reconsider emigrating

Mar 14th 2013, 10:15 AM 16,058 Views 65 Comments

Newly-online Irish animation Origin tells the story of a young man on the brink of emigration – and how he discovers all that he can’t leave behind

Animation giants due to speak in Ireland
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Animation giants due to speak in Ireland

Feb 3rd 2013, 8:05 AM 7,320 Views 6 Comments

Creatives with credits on movies ranging from Life of Pi to The Iron Giant to Inception will give tips to those wanting to make it in booming sector.

Column: Ireland’s film industry is booming – and it’s about more than money
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Column: Ireland’s film industry is booming – and it’s about more than money

Jan 5th 2013, 7:00 PM 874 Views 22 Comments

The film industry is one of our few economic bright spots, writes Simon Carty – so we should support it now more than ever.

Irish Film Board projects received €118m in foreign investment in 2012
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Irish Film Board projects received €118m in foreign investment in 2012

Dec 21st 2012, 8:00 AM 2,083 Views 6 Comments

The foreign investment for the 30 projects was 11 times greater than the €10.5 million investment by the Irish Film Board.

Bollywood film shot in Dublin expected to be watched by 100 million people
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Bollywood film shot in Dublin expected to be watched by 100 million people

Aug 15th 2012, 7:20 AM 22,086 Views 13 Comments

Ek Tha Tiger, set in Trinity College, is being released in 24 countries around the world today.

17 Irish titles head for Cannes Film Festival
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# Irish Film

17 Irish titles head for Cannes Film Festival

May 16th 2012, 6:30 AM 2,940 Views 6 Comments

Movers and shakers of the Irish film scene are off to Cannes to promote Ireland’s movie-making talents.

Irish turf-cutting film premieres at major film festival
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Irish turf-cutting film premieres at major film festival

Apr 30th 2012, 6:23 PM 4,261 Views 13 Comments

Poignant short doc Home Turf makes the cut at Hot Docs in Toronto – one of world’s biggest documentary festivals.

Third BBC drama to be filmed in Ireland
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Third BBC drama to be filmed in Ireland

Feb 19th 2012, 9:15 AM 7,187 Views 15 Comments

UK television is to spend €13 million in Ireland in the first quarter of the year.

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