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RTÉ and Irish Film Board Announce Five Successful Series for the Storyland Commissioning Project
30 Oct 2014 | RTÉ Drama and the Irish Film Board today announced the commission of five new original dramas for the new season of Storyland. 
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Q&A with Leonie Prendergast – Costume Designer for ‘All is By My Side’
29 Oct 2014 | Shot in Dublin and co-produced by Irish production company Subotica, the biopic ‘All is By My Side’ out in cinemas now. Based on the life of Jimi Hendrix (played by Outcast’s Andre Benjamin), the feature is is directed and written by ‘12 Years a Slave’ writer John Ridley. 
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Causeway kicks off Gothic label
29 Oct 2014 | Belfast-based Causeway Pictures is launching its a Gothic label, which is focused on genre films that have inspiration from Irish legends. 
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Q&A with Daniel Birch – Production Sound Mixer on ‘All is By My Side’
28 Oct 2014 | Daniel Birch’s many credits include Jim Sheridan’s ‘In America’, ‘The Tudors’, ‘Grabbers’, ‘The Summit’, ‘Damo and Ivor’ and ‘Vikings’. 
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Minister Heather Humphreys Visits the Set of ‘Sing Street’
23 Oct 2014 | Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht Heather Humphreys this week visited the set of the Irish film production ‘Sing Street’ directed by ‘Once’ director John Carney and starring newcomer Ferdia Walsh-Peelo, alongside Aidan Gillen, Maria Doyle Kennedy and Jack Reynor. 
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DOP Cian de Buitléar speaks to IFTN about shooting ‘An Bronntanas’
23 Oct 2014 | Five-part series ‘An Bronntanas’ will air on Thursday, October 23rd on TG4, with the feature film version being chosen as Ireland’s submission for the 2015 Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film as well as garnering good reviews from screenings at Clifden and the Galway Film Fleadh. A lot of these plaudits have been geared towards the cinematography of challenging water scenes which permeate the film – sequences which feature a local independent life crew on a distress call on a tempestuous night off the Connemara shore. 
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Six Irish companies receive €300,000 in Creative Europe Scheme
23 Oct 2014 | The second round of Single project Development results for Creative Europe have been announced with six Irish companies receiving €300,000 in development finance. 
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TV3 makes Development Deal with NBCU
22 Oct 2014 | TV3 hopes to launch unscripted hits such as the successful ‘Made In Chelsea’ and ‘The Real Housewives franchise’ through a formats deal struck with NBC Universal. 
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Winning Projects Announced for the Irish Film Board
21 Oct 2014 | The Irish Film Board is delighted to announce the final three successful teams of the intensely competitive Catalyst Project initiative, who have been selected from over 88 applications, to win the opportunity to produce a fully funded feature film. 
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Windmill Lane VFX completed all VFX for US Film ‘Young Ones’
20 Oct 2014 | Irish company Windmill Lane VFX have played an integral role in bringing Jake Paltrow’s dystopian sci-fi western ‘Young Ones’ to the big screen, creating all of the complex VXF work in the film under the supervision of Ditch Doy. 
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Irish Feature ‘Captive’ Wraps
17 Oct 2014 | Irish director Stephen Patrick Kenny (‘The Pigman Murders’) has completed filming on his second feature ‘Captive’, which will be released in 2015. 
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US Broadcaster ABC to Adapt Chris O’Dowd’s ‘Moone Boy’
16 Oct 2014 | US broadcaster ABC has ordered a put pilot for Chris O’Dowd’s critically acclaimed rural comedy ‘Moone Boy’. 
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A Trip Down Windmill Lane: IFTN Speaks To Tim Morris of Windmill Lane Pictures Post Production
16 Oct 2014 | There are not too many people in Ireland with the knowledge of what lies in store for Nidge and Co in Season 5 of ‘Love/Hate’, making the post production crew of Windmill Lane Pictures an enviable and elite group of people indeed. 
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15 Oct 2014 | He’s onscreen for just 15 minutes, but 13-year old COREY MCKINLEY just about steals the show in the critically acclaimed ‘71. IFTN starts his Oscar campaign here... 
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‘Lá Dár Saol’ Airs Friday 31st October on TG4
15 Oct 2014 | Lá Dár Saol, a Northern Ireland Screen Irish language broadcast funded production airs Friday 31st October at 5pm on TG4. 
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Animation Round-up
13 Oct 2014 | Brown Bag Films to develop new animated comedy series ‘Gilbert and Allie’ with Cyber Group Studios, Creative Europe Media Desk Ireland in association with Animation Skillnet to host invitation only event for animators on October 29th at Lighthouse Cinema and Cartoonito and RTÉ Acquire Free TV Rights for UK show ‘Pip Ahoy!’ 
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TV3’s ‘Tales Of Irish Castles’ Set To Go Global
10 Oct 2014 | TV3’s ‘Tales of Irish Castles’, produced by Dublin based Sideline Productions, is set to go global after the sales rights were snapped up by DCD Rights - one of the UK’s leading independent Television distribution companies. 
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True North Shorts Gives Opportunity to Young Filmmakers
10 Oct 2014 | Young people in Northern Ireland are being offered a unique opportunity to bring their story ideas to life on screen with the launch of BBC Northern Ireland’s ‘True North Shorts’ project. 
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Element Announce ‘A Date for Mad Mary’ Shoot to commence October 13th
10 Oct 2014 | Element Pictures announced that principal photography commences next Monday, October 13th on Darren Thornton’s (‘Love is the Drug’, ‘Frankie’) debut feature ‘A Date for Mad Mary’. 
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Treasure Entertainment to produce Amy Huberman’s script ‘Bolt’
09 Oct 2014 | Treasure Entertainment have announced that they will produce ‘Bolt’, the film adaptation of Amy Huberman’s 2012 novel ‘I Wished For You’. 
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