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Archive of posts published in the category: 2014
Oct
11

Award winning Irish short CODA @ 50th Chicago International Film Festival : October 17th at 5PM

coda_1Alan Holly’s animated film CODA will screen as part if the festival’s Shorts 2 Program: Animation -Squash and Stretch!

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The film tells the story of a lost soul who stumbles drunkenly through the city. In …

Oct
11

STILL starring Aiden Gillen @ Chicago International Film Festival

still_3English director Simon Blake’s debut feature, STILL, starring Aidan Gillen, has its North American premier at the 50th Chicago International Film Festival on today at 5:30P.M. @ the AMC : River East. (additional screenings: 10/12 at 5:15 PM and 10/15at …

Oct
11

The SAN FRANCISCO IRISH FILM FESTIVAL

The SAN FRANCISCO IRISH FILM FESTIVAL : SEPTEMBER 18th – 20th   @ DELANCY STREET THEATRE. 

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This year’s festival is a 3 day bonanza of great contemporary Irish films that begins with GOOD VIBRATIONS and ends with GOLD  stopping for a …

Oct
11

Award Winning Film : THE MISSING SCARF

TMS_1One of the most successful short films of the past year gears up for online release.
‘The Missing Scarf’ experienced a roller-coaster year, clocking up 16 festival wins along with a nomination for the upcoming European Film Awards and we …

Jul
24

The 26th Galway Film Fleadh: Day 4

deadbookDay 4 of the Fleadh started off with three back to back shorts programs that ran the spectrum of subject matter….a variable field day for screen writers. Here’s a few we hope to screen in Chicago. For fans and addicts …
Jul
13

The 26th Galway Film Fleadh: Day 3

the_swingWell if we thought there was variety on Day 2 , Day 3 took things to the next level covering topics as divergent as apartheid, an Irish weather station on June 5, 1941, a futuristic wild west without water and

Jul
11

The 26th Galway Film Fleadh: Day 2

h-kicking_the_wallIrish films on Day 2 could not have been more varied, literally. The day began with a group of shorts from the west of Ireland that covered topics big and small. Director Michelle McDonagh attempted to explain the unique custom

Jul
10

The 26th Galway Film Fleadh: Day 1

The Fleadh kicked off last night on a truly high note with festival board president, Kate O’Toole, welcoming Fleadh “floozies” one and all including a Fleadh floozy favorite, Fionnula Flanagan, who’s short film “Fearless” screens Friday. Next up was festival …