19 November 2019 The Irish Film & Television Network
Actors
TV
Crew
Digital
Distribution
Education / Training
Equipment
Festivals / Markets
Finance
Legal
Locations Ireland
Post Production
Production
Rep Bodies
JOBS FILMOGRAPHY NEWS WHO'S WHO DIARY GALLERY IFTA
     
Production
Production Companies
Animation
Who's Who
Camera/Lighting
Sound
Arts/Sets/Props
Studios
Generators
Location Services
Transport
Labs & Stock
Actors
Production News
What's In Production
TV Commissions
Site Map
IFTN HOME

Irish Film and Television Network

 »

Production

 »

Production News



First-look trailer released for Northern Irish drama Ordinary Love
23 Sep 2019 : Nathan Griffin
Lesley Manville and Liam Neeson in 'Ordinary Love'
Following its hugely successful world premiere at TIFF earlier this month, the first-look trailer has been released for Lisa Barros D’Sa and Glenn Leyburn’s Ordinary Love.

Filmed entirely on location in Northern Ireland with funding from Northern Ireland Screen, Ordinary Love stars Academy Award nominees Lesley Manville (Phantom Thread) and Liam Neeson (Schindler’s List) who portray an everyday couple with an extraordinary love, who must find the humour and grace to face a year of adversity.

Ordinary Love marks the third feature from the directing duo following their critically acclaimed Good Vibrations (2012) and Cherrybomb (2009).

Joan (Manville) and Tom (Neeson) have been married for many years. There is an ease to their relationship which only comes from spending a lifetime together and a depth of love which expresses itself through tenderness and humour in equal part. When Joan is unexpectedly diagnosed with breast cancer, the course of her treatment shines a light on their relationship as they are faced with the challenges that lie ahead and the prospect of what might happen if something were to happen to Joan. Ordinary Love is a story about love, survival and the epic questions life throws at each and every one of us.

Ordinary Love was written by award-winning Irish playwright, Owen McCafferty. It is a Canderblinks Films and Out of Orbit production, produced by the BAFTA award-winner and BFI Vision Awardee, Brian J. Falconer for Out of Orbit, David Holmes for Canderblinks Films and Piers Tempest for Tempo Productions.

Ordinary Love has been financed by the BFI, awarding National Lottery funding and Northern Ireland Screen in association with Head Gear Films, Metrol Technology and Kreo Films. Bankside Films is handling international sales.

Executive producers are Natascha Wharton for the BFI, Stephen Kelliher for Bankside Films, Jo Bamford for Tempo Productions, Phil Hunt and Compton Ross for Head Gear Films/Metrol Technology and Mark Huffam.

Ordinary Love releases in Irish cinemas on December 6th.




BREAKING NEWS
Principal photography underway on VM Television’s new Irish crime thriller The Deceived
Winners announced for the 64th Cork Film Festival
RTÉ and Acorn TV commission second season of Irish Comedy Finding Joy
The Blizzards - Behind The Music acquired by RTE Player

FEATURES & INTERVIEWS
Darklands stars Dane Whyte O’Hara & Damien Gildea speak with IFTN
What Time is Death? Director Paul Duane talks with IFTN
Free Industry Newsletter
Subscribe to IFTN's industry newsletter - it's free and e-mailed directly to your inbox every week.
Click here to sign up.


RELATED NEWS
Ordinary Love and The Young Offenders open a packed schedule at the 64th Cork Film Festival
07 Nov 2019 
Cork Film Festival announces appointment of new Director of Programming for 2020
24 Oct 2019 
Cork Film Festival unveils full programme for 64th festival
18 Oct 2019 
Ordinary Love and The Other Lamb set to frame 64th Cork Film Festival
03 Oct 2019 
EDITOR'S PICK
Principal photography underway on VM Television’s new Irish crime thriller The Deceived
Winners announced for the 64th Cork Film Festival
RTÉ and Acorn TV commission second season of Irish Comedy Finding Joy
Irish Screen legend Niall Tóibín passes away, aged 89
MORE ON IFTN
Irish Production Companies
Listings for Irish film & television production companies
What's In Production?
The latest info on projects filming in Ireland
Latest Industry Jobs
Job listings for Irish film & television crew

CONNECT WITH IFTN
Find us on Facebook
Follow IFTN on Twitter
E-Newsletter Subscribe
Subscribe to RSS Feed




 
 the Website  Directory List  Festivals  Who's Who  Locations  Filmography  News  Crew  Actors






 

Contact Us | Advertise | Copyright | Terms & Conditions | Security & Privacy | RSS Feed | Twitter