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Double Blind Receives Production Funding

May 28, 2021

We are incredibly excited to announce that we have received Production Funding from Screen Ireland for our new feature film Double Blind! Produced by Simon Doyle, this will be the debut feature film of director Ian Hunt-Duffy, who is once again teaming up with writer Darach McGarrigle. We can't wait to get rolling!

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Broken Law picked up for International Distribution

May 26, 2021

Some great news for our film Broken Law- it has just been picked up for distribution in North America, Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and New Zealand! Thanks to our Sales Distributor 101 Films International for securing the deals. Read all about it here on IFTN

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Claire Byrne wins Gold at Kinsale Sharks!

Mar 24, 2021

Huge congratulations to director Claire Byrne who has just won two Golds at this year's Kinsale Shark Awards. Claire won the Best Director and Best Short Film awards for her film 'Sister This'.

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Broken Law OUT NOW on Netflix!

Jan 13, 2021

Broken Law is OUT NOW on Netflix! 👏 It's been a long journey with this film, so we're delighted to share it with you all today! Grab the 🍿 and enjoy!

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Happy New Year! Broken Law On Netflix!

Jan 05, 2021

Some great news to start 2021! Broken Law is coming to Netflix on January 13th! Set your reminders HERE 

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IFTA Nomination for Claire Byrne!

Jul 14, 2020

Huge congrats to our director Claire Byrne on being nominated for an Irish Film and Television Academy Award today for her film 'Sister This'! Really great news and really well deserved! 

Read about all the nominees here

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Future of Film Talk- TONIGHT

Jul 01, 2020

Join Broken Law director Paddy Slattery and Claire Byrne tonight for a FREE online talk about the 'Future of Film' with the Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival. This should be a really interesting conversation, and it all kicks off tonight July 1st at 7pm. Register HERE.

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Broken Law in Cinemas August 19th!

Jun 26, 2020

Delighted to finally announce that our film Broken Law will be in Irish cinemas from August 19th! Cannot wait to share this with you all and see it back on the big screen!

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The Liberties Goes Viral!

Jun 08, 2020

The proof of concept for our new TV Drama 'The Liberties' has launched online and gone viral! Joe.ie describes the show as a mix between 'Peaky Blinders' and 'Gangs of New York' and the reactions online have been amazing so far. We can't wait to bring this to Irish screens soon!

Read the full article and watch the proof of concept here


Exclusive: Broken Law Trailer Released on Joe.ie!

May 26, 2020

Delighted to release the official trailer and poster for our feature film Broken Law on JOE.ie this morning. Coming to cinemas this Autumn! Check out the article here, and watch the trailer below. Enjoy!

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Winner Winner!

Mar 09, 2020

Huge congratulations to directors Paddy Slattery and Claire Byrne who both won the Aer Lingus Discovery Award today at the Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival last night! Truly well deserved.

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Guilty Pleasure- Ireland's Eurovision Entry

Mar 06, 2020

Check out our official video for Ireland's Eurovision Song Contest entry by Lesley Roy, shot out in Kite Studios. Produced by Karen Twomey for Failsafe Films, directed by Kate Dolan, cinematography by Evan Barry and edited by Allyn Quigley. A bitta Euro pop to brighten up your day!