Donal Foreman: “I wanted it to be a collaboration with the city and that moment and with the actors. Too many Irish filmmakers say ‘I want to make a universal story, it could be set anywhere’. That was something I didn’t want to do”

Lenny Abrahamson has the smarts and Shimmy Marcus has the moves, but the hottest ticket in Irish cinema now is Donal Foreman. When his debut featur(...)

Elaine Constantine, writer and director of this fitful drama, does a decent job in conveying the texture of the soul scene in northern England during (...)

Photograph: Alan Betson

This year’s Irish Times supplement of new writing by children and young adults is the fourth edition, and, once again, the imagination and craftsma(...)

Good Cake, Bad Cake director Shimmy Marcus

Som ew here, surely, there exists a support group for the many, many Irish acts(...)

Good Cake, Bad Cake director Shimmy Marcus

Som ew here, surely, there exists a support group for the many, many Irish acts(...)

Good Cake, Bad Cake

Club,Sugar Club, Dublin (from Wed); Factory, Dublin (from Thurs), 70 min There are shades of Dig! (...)