Archive for August, 2020

‘Savage’ to open in Irish cinemas on 11th September 2020

August 31st, 2020

Wildcard Distribution is delighted to be bringing the debut feature from writer / director Sam Kelly, Savage, to Irish cinemas on Friday 11th September 2020.   
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Irish Travel Agents Association postpone Annual Conference until April 2021

August 27th, 2020

The Irish Travel Agents Association, which celebrates its 50th Anniversary this year, has rescheduled its Annual Conference to take place from the 8th to the 10th of April, 2021 in line with current COVID-19 safety measures.  The ITAA Annual Conference was scheduled to take place this year in Évora, Portugal from the 15th to the 18th of October, however to ensure the safety and comfort of all delegates the ITAA Board and the Portuguese Tourist Office in Dublin have made the difficult decision to postpone the Conference until April 2021.
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ALONE appeal for a reform to the State Pension system in the upcoming budget

August 26th, 2020

ALONE, the organisation which supports older people is calling on Government to reassess its approach to pensions and to reform the current system to protect future generations, as well as those currently in receipt of pensions.
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Saint Maud | in Irish cinemas October 23

August 26th, 2020

Live-in nurse Maud arrives at the home of Amanda, a famous dancer now frail from illness and trapped in her grand, isolated house. At first Amanda is intrigued by this religious young woman and Maud, in turn, is bewitched by her new patient.


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Apple Original Film “Wolfwalkers” To Make Its World Premiere at the 45th Toronto International Film Festival

August 25th, 2020

Apple’s “Wolfwalkers,” the third animated feature from two-time Academy Award-nominee Tomm Moore (“The Secret of Kells,” “Song of the Sea”) and Ross Stewart, co-produced by Cartoon Saloon and Melusine Productions, will make its world premiere as an official selection of the 45th Toronto International Film Festival.
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‘A White, White Day’ to open in Irish cinemas on 28th August 2020

August 21st, 2020

Wildcard Distribution is delighted to be bringing Hlynur Palmason’s award-winning drama A WHITE, WHITE DAY to Irish cinemas next Friday, 28th August.


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ALONE responds to Nursing Home Report released today with a series of recommendations

August 19th, 2020

ALONE, the organisation which supports older people has responded to the Nursing Home Report released today, stating that more needs to be done to protect vulnerable older people in residential care from coming into contact with COVID-19. ALONE have put forward a series of recommendations to safeguard older people and ensure that their needs are met in the event of a second wave of COVID-19.
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Government issue refreshed advisory to over 70s

August 19th, 2020

ALONE, the organisation which supports older people has responded to advice from the National Public Health Emergency Team which encourages older people to narrow their interactions to a small network of people while also asking people to keep gatherings in their homes small. ALONE appreciate that these measures seek to protect older people from contracting COVID-19 and had been worried that a total reintroduction of cocooning measures would have a negative effect on the mental and physical wellbeing of older people in the coming weeks.


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Wildcard Distribution announces Irish & UK release date for Nocturnal in cinemas & VOD platforms on 18th September 2020

August 17th, 2020

Wildcard Distribution is delighted to announce the Irish and UK theatrical and VOD release of the relationship drama NOCTURNAL from Friday 18th September. 
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TWO BY TWO: OVERBOARD! SAILING INTO IRISH CINEMAS THIS OCTOBER

August 13th, 2020

Pack your bags and get ready to set sail on the ark with all creatures great and small, as families dive back into cinemas with the release of swashbuckling adventure, Two By Two: Overboard!

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