Posts Tagged ‘Film’

Dublin Film Critics Circle announce 2021 awards

December 20th, 2021

Jane Campion’s The Power of the Dog was the big winner at the Dublin Film Critics Circle awards for 2021. The New Zealand director’s already highly acclaimed adaptation of Thomas Savage’s neo-western won best film, best director, best screenplay and, for Benedict Cumberbatch, best actor at the annual poll. Cumberbatch plays a Montana rancher in the 1920s whose life frays when his more timid brother marries a local widow. Campion won best director at the Venice Film Festival and the Netflix release has already taken multiple prizes from critics’ bodies throughout the world. It is rare for any film to score so highly with the DFCC.

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JIHAD JANE Trailer released

January 22nd, 2020

Official JIHAD JANE trailer released ahead of the film’s UK & Irish cinema release on 14th February

Wildcard Distribution have released the official trailer for the critically acclaimed documentary Jihad Jane.  The debut feature from Ciaran Cassidy is opening in cinemas across UK and Ireland on 14th February.

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Blinded By The Light opening 9 August

August 9th, 2019

BLINDED BY THE LIGHT is a joyous, coming-of-age story about a teenager who learns to live life, understand his family and find his own voice through the words and music of Bruce Springsteen.

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GAZE LGBT Film Festival launches 27th edition of programme

June 26th, 2019

The GAZE LGBT Film Festival officially launched the programme for the 27th festival tonight.

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Wild Rose set for April 12th release date

January 31st, 2019

Wild Rose, featuring a break out performance from 2019 Bafta Rising Star nominee Jessie Buckley, set for April release date. Buckley (29), who has previously starred in Beast and TV mini-series The Woman in White, plays a Glasgow singer who dreams of becoming a Nashville star in the new movie.

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A Walk Among The Tombstones opens 19th September

September 8th, 2014

Based on Lawrence Block’s bestselling series of mystery novels, A Walk Among The Tombstones stars Liam Neeson as Matt Scudder, an ex-NYPD cop who now works at an unlicensed private investigator operating just outside the law. When Scudder reluctantly agrees to help a drugs trafficker (Dan Stevens) hunt down the men who kidnapped and then brutally murdered his wife, he learns that this is not the first time these men have committed this sort of twisted crime…nor will it be the last.
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The Hundred-Foot Journey opens in cinemas 5th September

August 14th, 2014

Hassan Kadam (Manish Dayal) is a culinary ingénue with the gastronomic equivalent of perfect pitch. When Hassan and his family, led by Papa (Om Puri), move to a quaint village in the South of France with the grand plan of opening an Indian restaurant in the picturesque countryside, they are undeterred by the fact that only 100 feet opposite stands a Michelin starred classical French eatery.
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THE ROVER will be released in Irish cinemas on August 15th

August 5th, 2014

Set in the near future, the world of THE ROVER is one where mankind’s greed and excesses have pushed civilization to the breaking point.

With society in decline, the rule of law has disintegrated and life is cheap. Hardened loner Eric (Guy Pearce) travels the desolate towns and roads of the scorched and dangerous Australian outback. When a brutal gang of theives steals his car and only remaining possession, they leave behind the wounded Rey (Robert Pattinson) in their wake. Forcing Rey to help track the gang, Eric gives chase.
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Earth to Echo opens in Irish Cinemas 25th July

July 20th, 2014

Best friends Tuck, Munch and Alex are spending their last few days together before their houses are demolished by a highway construction project and they are forced to move away from each other. However, events take an exciting and unexpected turn when they start receiving cryptic signals on their mobile phones with maps directing them to a secret location.

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New Irish Film Run and Jump opens Friday 2nd May

April 30th, 2014

The film, which was shot in Kerry, stars Emmy nominated Will Forte (Nebraska, ‘30 Rock’, ‘Saturday Night Live’), Maxine Peake (‘Shameless’, ‘Silk’) and Edward MacLiam (‘Holby City’) along with a strong supporting cast which includes Sharon Horgan (‘Pulling’, ‘Dead Boss’), Ruth McCabe (Philomena, My Left Foot) and Michael Harding (Silence, Black Ice).
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