3.5Beats strongly

Metal Heart

Metal Heart (Ireland / 15A / 88 mins)   In short: Beats strongly   Directed by Hugh O'Conor. Starring Jordanne Jones, Leah McNamara, Moe Dunford, Sean Doyle.   The Plot: Emma (Jordanne Jones) and Chantal (Leah McNamara) are fraternal twin sisters. They w...

PAPI CHULO – Interview with Irish director John Butler

The maker of Irish box office hits ‘The Stag’ & ‘Handsome Devil’ returns this month with his Hollywood debut PAPI CHULO. The film, opening on June 7th examines the unlikely friendship between Sean, a young, gay, TV weatherman (Golden Globe winner Matt Bome...

Trailer: First Look at Irish Supernatural Comedy EXTRA ORDINARY

Putting the normal in paranormal. First footage from writer/directors Mike Ahern and Enda Loughman’s supernatural comedy starring comedian/writer/actress Maeve Higgins, Barry Ward, Will Forte and Claudia O’Doherty. The film, shot last year in Kildare, Tulla...

INTERVIEW – Mark O’Halloran talks CELLAR DOOR

Proving that there’s nothing scarier than a reassuring Irish priest in Viko Nikci’s Cellar Door, MARK O’HALLORAN talks to Paul Byrne about Irish film, serving the story, and the greatness of Adam & Paul. ...

Chilling First Trailer for Irish Horror THE HOLE IN THE GROUND

Shot on location in Dublin, Kildare and Wicklow over the summer, Irish director Lee Cronin’s feature debut stars Seána Kerslake (‘A Date For Mad Mary’), James Quinn Markey (‘Vikings’), James Cosmo (‘T2 Trainspotting’), Simone Kirby (‘Jimmy’s Hall’), Steve Wall...
4.0Worth remembering

Cellar Door

Cellar Door (Ireland / 15A / 90 mins) In short: Worth remembering Directed by Viko Nikci. Starring Karen Hassan, Catherine Walker, Mark O'Halloran, Ian McElhinney.  The Plot: Aidie (Karen Hassan) is a young ...

Warner Bros Ireland awards 2018 scholarship for creative talent

Continuing its annual traditional the great minds at Warner Bros Ireland have awarded a scholarship to student Sarah Ahern, an MA Screenwriting student at the National Film School at Dublin’s Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology (IADT).  Now i...