26 August 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
     
IFTN | Commercial Companies
Commercials Production Co's
Studios
Location Services
Posting/FX
Ad Agencies
Media Agencies
PR Agencies
Advertising Awards
TV Sales & Stats
Cinema Sales & Stats
Who's Who
Commercials News
List Your Company
Submit News
Free Newsletter
Site Map
IFTN HOME
Creative Media Europe Announce Free Screening of 'The Favourite'
29 Nov 2018 : News Desk
The Element Pictures feature film will screen at the Lighthouse Cinema at 6.15pm on Wednesday 5th December.

Between 3rd and 7th December, 34 Europa Network cinemas in 27 countries will host the first edition of the European Cinema Night sponsored by Creative Europe MEDIA and Europa Cinemas. In partnership with the Lighthouse Cinema, Europa Cinemas and Element Pictures there will be a free screening of ‘The Favourite’ by Yorgos Lanthimos followed by a Q&A with producer Ed Guiney from Element Pictures and a drinks reception.

‘The Favourite’ is set in early 18th century, where a frail Queen Anne (Olivia Colman) occupies the throne and her close friend Lady Sarah (Rachel Weisz) governs the country in her stead. When a new servant Abigail (Emma Stone) arrives, her charm endears her to Sarah. Sarah takes Abigail under her wing, and Abigail sees a chance to return to her aristocratic roots.

The feature film received MEDIA development funding in the very early stages of its development and was later taken on by director Yorgos Lanthimos and produced by Element Pictures.  

‘The Favourite’ is due for cinematic release on January 1st 2019.  




BREAKING NEWS
Barry Keoghan Joins the Cast of Marvel’s ‘The Eternals’
New Belfast-Set Comedy Series ‘My Left Nut’ to Debut on BBC Three
Irish Western Never Grow Old Releases in Irish Cinemas this Friday, August 23rd
Irish-Belgian Co-Production The Other Lamb Selected for 67th San Sebastian Film Festival

FEATURES & INTERVIEWS
Aisling Bea’s New Comedy Series ‘This Way Up’ Begins Streaming on Hulu
Damien Molony Talks Brassic Ahead of its Debut on Sky One this Thursday at 10pm
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
Irish Western Never Grow Old Releases in Irish Cinemas this Friday, August 23rd
23 Aug 2019 
Irish Western Never Grow Old Set for Irish Cinemas Release on August 23rd
29 Jul 2019 
Lorcan Finnegan’s Vivarium Secures US Deal with Saban Films
15 Jul 2019 
More Industry Experts Announced As Speakers for the Fleadh Forum 2019
02 Jul 2019 
EDITOR'S PICK
Dead Still, Headcases and Dublin Murders Lead the Way for RTÉ's New Season
‘Innocent Boy’ Named Winner of Virgin Media Discovers Short Film Competition
Irish Documentarian Pat Collins to World Premiere New Irish Film at TIFF
Northern Irish Film A Bump Along The Way Selected for Toronto Film Festival
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