“Love/Hate” star Tom Vaughan-Lawlor: its production company, Octagon Films, is going to the  High Court with a German investor.

Octagon Films, the production company that has been embroiled in a High Court drama with a German investor, reported a drop in profits last year, newl(...)

Saoirse Ronan arrives for the British Independent Film Awards   in December. “In terms of acting talent, it’s almost ridiculous the extent to which Irish male and female actors punch above their weight internationally.” Photograph: Will Oliver

Before the Oscar nominations are revealed this week, it is impossible not to assume multiple nominations for the Irish. When that happens, you have to(...)

James Hickey CEO Irish Film Board Photo: David Sleator

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland should allocate some funding to the development of television and film projects, rather than simply their prod(...)

Actor Brendan Gleeson signs autographs at the ‘Calvary’ premiere during 64th Berlinale International Film Festival earlier this month. Photograph: Getty

John Butler’s comedy The Stag and John Michael McDonagh’s state-of-the-nation piece Calvary have topped the charts in the nominations for the upcom(...)