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Ella Hunt is elated. The rising actor has just moved up to London after quarantining with her family in Devon (“I’ve been used to days where I see more sheep than people”) and the night before our interview she had embarked on her first tri...
The last few months have been a struggle for everybody. Whether you’ve suddenly found yourself trapped in your home, or you’ve been manning the front-line, it’s likely that you’re in the market for a good old-fashioned feel-good film. Now t...
Seventeen-year-old, music obsessed school girl Kat Malone (Ella Hunt) tricks her way into managing struggling band Dollar Days, pretending to be a band manager in her twenties.   Read More: https://cailloupettismoviereviews.com/2020/07/14...
The big attraction for many in Kat and the Band will be seeing Dougie Poynter from McFly/McBusted making his big screen acting debut. The question ultimately is, is he any good? I’m pleased to say that he’s not bad at all, his role is limit...
EXCLUSIVE: Dave Evans’ feature doc My Grandfather The Spy, which chronicles the director’s exploration of his own family’s long-buried secrets, has been boarded by SMP Distribution for international sales.   The pic, financed by Film Cymr...
Pop group McFly have signed their first record deal since 2009, and will release a new album via BMG this year. It comes seven years after the group's last single, after which they scrapped an entire record to form a "supergroup" with fell...
 Screen Ireland has launched two new schemes to support creative talent ahead of the expected resumption of film and television production in the Republic later this summer.   The agency’s skills development unit Screen Skills Ireland h...
A new film following the story of a musician with early-onset Parkinson’s aims to highlight the challenges and journeys faced by those affected   Determined to raise awareness about young-onset Parkinson’s, Dublin-based film writer and di...
A Belsize Park-based non-profit organisation is running virtual film screenings and filmmaking workshops to help “people in the early stages of recovery who are going through a nightmare” under lockdown. Sobriety Films is a community inter...
McFly are donating all the royalties from their re-recording of their hit song "It's All About You" to the NHS! Thank you McFly! Look out for McFly's Dougie Poynter in this year's feel good music movie KAT AND THE BAND produced by Boudica F...
Directed by: EE Hegarty Written By: Jemma Field and Michael Müller Starring: Ella Hunt, Katherine Kelly, Joanna David and Dougie Poynter Film Review by Brian Penn   There’s something comforting almost nostalgic about Kat and the Band....
EXCLUSIVE: 101 Films has taken rights for North America and the UK to Kat And The Band, E.E. Hegarty’s debut feature about a music-obsessed schoolgirl who tricks her way into managing a struggling band.   The youth-focused movie stars Ell...
We are pleased to announce that Piano to Zanskar has won three awards! The Best Mountain Culture Film Award at Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival (VIMFF), Best Mountain Culture Film Award at Festival gorniškega filma and their f...
What a beautiful set visit this was! Managing Director Carey Fitzgerald & Executive Producer Ronald de Neef had a great time on the breathtaking set of LA FUGGITIVA a new Thriller Drama series directed by the world renowned Carlo Carlei (pi...
Marina Rebeka's newest album ELLE will be released on March 20th. Look out for the documentary, MARINA REBEKA: BLESSINGS OF WILL AND TALENT, distributed through us. A wonderful portrait of this fabulous soprano!
Congratulations to superstar soprano Marina Rebeka for winning the Artist Of the Year 2020 from the International Classical Music Awards (ICMA) . She will receive the award during the 10th Anniversary Ceremony at the Teatro de la Maestranza...
Odin’s Eye Entertainment has boarded sales on Telefilm Canada-backed animated feature Dino Dana The Movie, based on Sinking Ship Entertainment’s TV series Dino Dana. The Australian outfit has worldwide rights outside of North America. Odin’s Eye has also taken all rights excluding Scandinavia to Danish ¬filmmaker Anders Refn’s local box-office hit Into The Darkness, produced by Lene Borglum and Nicolas Winding Refn’s Space Rocket Nation.
Cork and London based SMP Distribution, the international sales arm of Silver Mountain Productions, has been appointed to handle the worldwide sales on The New Music, the debut Feature by Director Chiara Viale.   This news coincides with...
Good news from Silver Mountain Productions!
Getting a film distributed is a daunting task for any filmmaker. For those working independently, outside of mainstream cinema, or curious as to alternative models, this workshop will give strategies on how get your films to audiences – in...
Úna Feely is the festival co-director of IndieCork, one of Ireland's biggest events celebrating independent cinema and music. This year, the gathering will open on 6 October and will run until Sunday 13 October. Our conversation with Feely...