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# film - Saturday 23 June, 2018

Lines of ketamine, pumping dance music, estranged brothers and a wild weekend in Dublin city
# Dublin Oldschool
# Dublin Oldschool

Lines of ketamine, pumping dance music, estranged brothers and a wild weekend in Dublin city

Jun 23rd 2018, 9:00 PM 52,848 Views 22 Comments

A new movie takes place over a single weekend in Dublin.

# film - Thursday 14 June, 2018

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?
# Cinema
# Cinema

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?

Jun 14th 2018, 8:30 PM 21,026 Views 19 Comments

What’s a must-watch, and what’s a miss? We tell you.

# film - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

Ifco stands by 18s rating for Irish film despite it being given a 15s cert in the UK
# Kissing Candice
# Kissing Candice

Ifco stands by 18s rating for Irish film despite it being given a 15s cert in the UK

Jun 13th 2018, 12:03 AM 32,179 Views 25 Comments

Kissing Candice is the debut feature by director Aoife McArdle.

# film - Sunday 3 June, 2018

'My story is not a particular case - there are many orphans of AIDS in Spain'
# Film
# Film

'My story is not a particular case - there are many orphans of AIDS in Spain'

Jun 3rd 2018, 9:00 PM 21,287 Views 3 Comments

By 1997, Spain had 120,000 HIV/AIDS cases in an adult population of around 21 million – the highest rate in the European Union.

# film - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?
# Cinemas
# Cinemas

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?

May 31st 2018, 8:30 PM 16,481 Views 12 Comments

What’s a must-watch, and what’s a miss? We tell you.

# film - Sunday 27 May, 2018

Saoirse Ronan's new film is about sex, the sixties, and a doomed marriage
# On Chesil Beach
# On Chesil Beach

Saoirse Ronan's new film is about sex, the sixties, and a doomed marriage

May 27th 2018, 10:30 AM 26,275 Views 21 Comments

We talked to the director of Saoirse Ronan’s new film, On Chesil Beach.

# film - Thursday 17 May, 2018

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?
# Cinema
# Cinema

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?

May 17th 2018, 8:30 PM 19,165 Views 11 Comments

What’s a must-watch, and what’s a miss? We tell you.

# film - Thursday 10 May, 2018

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?
# Cinema
# Cinema

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?

May 10th 2018, 8:30 PM 17,274 Views 13 Comments

What’s a must-watch, and what’s a miss? We tell you.

# film - Sunday 6 May, 2018

Michael Fassbender-backed film secures Irish funding before the fund's website even goes live
# In Production
# In Production

Michael Fassbender-backed film secures Irish funding before the fund's website even goes live

May 6th 2018, 10:00 PM 24,304 Views 15 Comments

Calm With Horses starts filming later this month.

# film - Thursday 26 April, 2018

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?
# Cinema
# Cinema

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?

Apr 26th 2018, 8:30 PM 19,122 Views 17 Comments

What’s a must-watch, and what’s a miss? We tell you.

# film - Thursday 12 April, 2018

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?
# Cinema
# Cinema

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?

Apr 12th 2018, 8:30 PM 20,043 Views 14 Comments

What’s a must-watch, and what’s a miss? We tell you.

# film - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

'I wanted to humanise this image we have of lads from disadvantaged communities'
# Michael Inside
# Michael Inside

'I wanted to humanise this image we have of lads from disadvantaged communities'

Apr 11th 2018, 7:00 PM 25,479 Views 19 Comments

The Irish film explores the impact of prison on a young teenager, and was inspired by real-life stories.

# film - Saturday 7 April, 2018

How a piece of DIY led to a lovely film about learning piano
# Making The Grade
# Making The Grade

How a piece of DIY led to a lovely film about learning piano

Apr 7th 2018, 6:00 PM 10,924 Views 3 Comments

Making The Grade hits cinemas next week.

# film - Thursday 5 April, 2018

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?
# Cinema
# Cinema

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?

Apr 5th 2018, 8:30 PM 22,253 Views 32 Comments

What’s a must-watch, and what’s a miss? We tell you.

# film - Saturday 31 March, 2018

Why Ready Player One was 'one of the hardest films Spielberg has ever made'
# On Screen
# On Screen

Why Ready Player One was 'one of the hardest films Spielberg has ever made'

Mar 31st 2018, 5:30 PM 19,822 Views 19 Comments

We take a look behind the scenes of the film.

# film - Thursday 29 March, 2018

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?
# Film
# Film

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?

Mar 29th 2018, 8:30 PM 21,957 Views 13 Comments

What’s a must-watch, and what’s a miss? We tell you.

# film - Thursday 22 March, 2018

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?
# Cinema
From The Daily Edge
# Cinema

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?

Mar 22nd 2018, 8:30 PM 4,419 Views 1 Comment

What’s a must-watch, and what’s a miss? We tell you.

# film - Saturday 17 March, 2018

Black Panther passed the $1 billion earnings mark this week
# Movie Power
# Movie Power

Black Panther passed the $1 billion earnings mark this week

Mar 17th 2018, 9:15 AM 14,930 Views 33 Comments

The film remains at the top of the box office in the US and Ireland.

# film - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?
# Cinema
# Cinema

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?

Mar 15th 2018, 8:30 PM 20,152 Views 10 Comments

What’s a must-watch, and what’s a miss? We tell you.

Filmbase to go into liquidation after 32 years
# Debts
# Debts

Filmbase to go into liquidation after 32 years

Mar 15th 2018, 1:02 PM 35,395 Views 13 Comments

The organisation is going into voluntary liquidation due to debts that have accumulated to the point where it is ‘unrealistic’ to continue operations.

# film - Thursday 8 March, 2018

Man accused of stealing Frances McDormand's Oscar released
# Frances McDormand
# Frances McDormand

Man accused of stealing Frances McDormand's Oscar released

Mar 8th 2018, 11:03 AM 12,726 Views 15 Comments

A judge said he is not a threat to the community.

# film - Thursday 1 March, 2018

Here's what to watch while you're stuck indoors tonight
# Winter Watch
# Winter Watch

Here's what to watch while you're stuck indoors tonight

Mar 1st 2018, 8:30 PM 49,028 Views 41 Comments

Snowy movies ahoy.

# film - Monday 26 February, 2018

Oh My God, What A Complete Aisling to be made into film
# Omgwaca
# Omgwaca

Oh My God, What A Complete Aisling to be made into film

Feb 26th 2018, 1:02 PM 22,343 Views 17 Comments

Just a small-town girl living in a notions world.

# film - Saturday 24 February, 2018

A film about the Irish famine premiered this week and the reviews are... mixed
# Black 47
# Black 47

A film about the Irish famine premiered this week and the reviews are... mixed

Feb 24th 2018, 6:30 PM 57,547 Views 95 Comments

Lance Daly’s film has been described as a “beautifully performed Irish Western” and a “cliché-choked thriller”.

# film - Friday 23 February, 2018

You'll need waterproof mascara to watch the trailer of Saoirse Ronan's latest flick
# Saoirse Ronan
From The Daily Edge
# Saoirse Ronan

You'll need waterproof mascara to watch the trailer of Saoirse Ronan's latest flick

Feb 23rd 2018, 11:25 AM 8,627 Views 0 Comments

Give this woman an Oscar immediately.

# film - Sunday 18 February, 2018

Rex Ingram: Ireland's forgotten Hollywood blockbuster film director
# Rediscovered
# Rediscovered

Rex Ingram: Ireland's forgotten Hollywood blockbuster film director

Feb 18th 2018, 3:30 PM 12,934 Views 7 Comments

A special screening of his most famous film will take place as part of this year’s St Patrick’s Festival.

# film - Friday 16 February, 2018

Poll: Have you watched an Irish-produced film in the last year?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you watched an Irish-produced film in the last year?

Feb 16th 2018, 9:34 AM 22,033 Views 89 Comments

Gabriel Byrne has said people making films cheaply here doesn’t actually constitute an industry.

Gabriel Byrne: 'People coming in and making films in Ireland cheaply - that's not an industry'
# Challenges
# Challenges

Gabriel Byrne: 'People coming in and making films in Ireland cheaply - that's not an industry'

Feb 16th 2018, 6:10 AM 20,609 Views 16 Comments

The legendary actor said that Ireland has the same battle as every small country in succeeding in the film industry.

# film - Thursday 15 February, 2018

Black dresses on the red carpet as gender equality is put on the agenda at IFTA awards
# Irish Film
# Irish Film

Black dresses on the red carpet as gender equality is put on the agenda at IFTA awards

Feb 15th 2018, 9:13 PM 31,813 Views 54 Comments

Tonight’s ceremony took place at the Mansion House.

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?
# Cinema
# Cinema

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?

Feb 15th 2018, 8:30 PM 18,013 Views 23 Comments

What’s a must-watch, and what’s a miss? We tell you.

Early polling of anonymous Oscar voters indicates bad news for Saoirse and Lady Bird
# Too Soon
From The Daily Edge
# Too Soon

Early polling of anonymous Oscar voters indicates bad news for Saoirse and Lady Bird

Feb 15th 2018, 8:00 AM 8,076 Views 6 Comments

Don’t panic just yet.

# film - Monday 12 February, 2018

Heir donates estate of Hitler's filmmaker, Leni Riefenstahl, to cultural museum
# Leni Riefenstahl
# Leni Riefenstahl

Heir donates estate of Hitler's filmmaker, Leni Riefenstahl, to cultural museum

Feb 12th 2018, 9:20 PM 14,539 Views 15 Comments

Leni Riefenstahl always defended her work, saying she knew nothing of Nazi atrocities.

This new Irish documentary about piano lessons looks like an absolute joy
# Making The Grade
From The Daily Edge
# Making The Grade

This new Irish documentary about piano lessons looks like an absolute joy

Feb 12th 2018, 8:00 PM 5,635 Views 1 Comment

We can all identify.

# film - Saturday 10 February, 2018

This Bollywood film is tackling the period taboo
# Pad Man
# Pad Man

This Bollywood film is tackling the period taboo

Feb 10th 2018, 11:00 AM 12,315 Views 26 Comments

The film is loosely based on the true story of Arunachalam Muruganantham, who invented a new type of sanitary towel.

# film - Thursday 8 February, 2018

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?
# Cinema
# Cinema

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?

Feb 8th 2018, 8:30 PM 20,864 Views 28 Comments

What’s a must-watch, and what’s a miss? We tell you.

# film - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Controversial Bollywood movie opens in India despite violent protests
# Coming From Gdansk
# Coming From Gdansk

Controversial Bollywood movie opens in India despite violent protests

Jan 25th 2018, 7:04 PM 18,195 Views 16 Comments

Fanatics had promised to torch movie theatres screening Padmaavat.

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

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.

# film - Sunday 21 January, 2018

Using monkeys and apes in film and TV is 'misleading' millions of viewers
# Monkey Business
# Monkey Business

Using monkeys and apes in film and TV is 'misleading' millions of viewers

Jan 21st 2018, 12:00 PM 19,961 Views 27 Comments

A third of people surveyed think that chimpanzees are not endangered because they star in films and TV shows often.

# film - Thursday 18 January, 2018

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?
# Cinema
# Cinema

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?

Jan 18th 2018, 8:30 PM 22,601 Views 16 Comments

What’s a must-watch, and what’s a miss? We tell you.

# film - Saturday 13 January, 2018

Banker to filmmaker: 'The parties got bigger, the amounts I was gambling got bigger'
# Read Me
# Read Me

Banker to filmmaker: 'The parties got bigger, the amounts I was gambling got bigger'

Jan 13th 2018, 7:30 PM 28,815 Views 10 Comments

I left a safe career in finance to follow my dream of becoming a movie director, writes Alan Mulligan.