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Oscar-Nominated Director Louise Bagnall Talks 'Late Afternoon' with IFTN
18 Feb 2019 | IFTN caught up with Cartoon Saloon’s Louise Bagnall to find out more about her Academy Award® nominated animated short film ‘Late Afternoon’ ahead of her trip to LA for the Oscars ceremony, which takes place on Sunday, February 24th. 
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Vincent Lambe Talks 'Detainment' with IFTN
14 Feb 2019 | IFTN caught up with Irish director Vincent Lambe to find out more about how he made his Oscar-nominated and divisive short film ‘Detainment’. 
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BAFTA-Nominated Director Chris Kelly Talks with IFTN
13 Feb 2019 | IFTN caught up with Irish documentarian Chris Kelly to find out more about his debut feature documentary ‘A Cambodian Spring’, which saw him nominated for ‘Best Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer’ at the 2019 BAFTA Film Awards. 
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IFTN Talks with 'Cellar Door' Actress Karen Hassan
25 Jan 2019 | IFTN caught up with Irish actress Karen Hassan to find out more about the filming process, taking on such a challenging role and working with director Viko Nikci on the chilling and thought-provoking mystery thriller. 
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IFTN Talks with Irish Cinematographer Cathal Watters
22 Jan 2019 | IFTN caught up with Ireland’s most prolific cinematographer Cathal Watters following a fantastic 2018 that recently saw him nominated for his first American Society of Cinematographers Award. 
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IFTN Talks with 'Cellar Door' Writer/Director Viko Nikci
18 Jan 2019 | IFTN caught up with writer/director Viko Nikci to find out more about the story’s inspiration, the filming process and the importance of post-production in delivering this chilling and thought-provoking mystery thriller. 
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Elaine Cassidy On ‘Acceptable Risk’, the Joy of a 6 Episode Script, and Working Back in Ireland
22 Sep 2017 | IFTN caught up with actress Elaine Cassidy to talk about her new drama series, 'Acceptable Risk' in which she plays the lead 'Sarah Manning'. 
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Writer/Director Stephen Burke on 'Maze'
22 Sep 2017 | IFTN caught up with the writer and director of ‘Maze’, which is based on the true story of the 1983 mass breakout of 38 IRA prisoners from HMP 'Maze' high-security prison in Northern Ireland. 
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IFTN talks to Ethan Hawke and Irish director Aisling Walsh about latest film Maudie
23 Aug 2017 | Maudie, the latest film from Irish director Aisling Walsh, is now on theatrical release after being widely praised on the festival circuit. The intimate drama tells the story of the Canadian artist (Sally Hawkins), compelled to paint despite suffering from crippling arthritis, and her unlikely and difficult union with husband Everett (Ethan Hawke). 
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'Vikings' - Filmed In Ireland
21 Jul 2017 | IFTN speaks with Morgan O’Sullivan the 'Vikings' Executive Producer and Managing Director of World 2000 Entertainment the Wicklow production company behind making the past 4 and currently 5th series of the historical epic drama for the History channel in the US. 
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IFTN talks with Dunkirk actor Barry Keoghan
17 Jul 2017 | IFTN caught up with Barry Keoghan ahead of the release of Dunkirk this week. 
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'Sanctuary' Director Len Collin
11 Jul 2017 | IFTN talks to the feature debut director as 'Sanctuary' goes on general release. 
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“It is just one story and there are so many stories to tell about this issue” - Writer/Director Tom Ryan on ‘Twice Shy’
23 Jun 2017 | The much-anticipated Irish title releases today to Irish audiences with a special opening night in the Light House Cinema, followed by a Q&A session with Ryan moderated by Tara Flynn. 
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'Cardboard Gangsters' on Release June 16th
07 Jun 2017 | IFTN talks to director and co-writer Mark O’Connor, and star and co-writer John Connors, about their new film, Cardboard Gangsters, which goes on general release on Friday 16th  June. 
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'Missing You' Skype Based Doc Series Starts RTÉ
07 Jun 2017 |

IFTN caught up with Sally Roden, producer of RTÉ’s new six-part observational documentary series ‘‘Missing You’’, ahead of the broadcast of its first episode, tonight Wednesday 7th June.

 
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“Connecting to projects on an emotional level is what intrigues me the most about film music” - Irish Talent Emer Kinsella of ‘Sense8’ & ‘Jungle’
02 Jun 2017 | The Los Angeles based composer touches base with IFTN before coming home for the Scoring for Film Programme run by IMRO, Screen Training Ireland and Filmbase, which will see the RTÉ Concert Orchestra recording and performing her original score. 
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IFTN chats to NI Director and BAFTA Elevate Participant Cathy Brady
01 Jun 2017 | The Northern Irish talent is one of fifteen directors taking part in the scheme, which is a direct response by The British Academy of Film and Television Arts to the need for gender parity in the industry. 
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A Day in the Life of a Casting Agent - Clare McGinley of Spotlight Ireland
01 Jun 2017 | As part of our new series promoting training and employment in the Irish film and television industry, we’re catching up with staff from some of the leading companies in the country, in the fields of production, distribution, festivals and beyond. 
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Interview with Irish Film Board Chair & IADT President Dr Annie Doona
19 May 2017 | With an exciting new MA launched this year in Creative Production & Screen Finance. IFTN spoke with President of The Institute of Art, Design + Technology in Dun Laoghaire (IADT) Dr. Annie Doona, also currently Chair of the Irish Film board. 
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Irish Actor takes Evil Lead in 'Rendel' the Finnish Action Film Screening at Cannes
17 May 2017 | Johnny Vivash plays Commander Radek the head baddie and evil leader of a group of mercenaries in Finlands first superhero feature film 'Rendel' directed by Jesse Haaja. 
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