Author Archive | Indie Cork

Hope is Noise

Collaboration Among the Arts: IndieCork Festival Music

What makes a festival a festival? – View Music Listing here. For IndieCork, the answer is simple, it’s a place to gather, drink coffee, watch films and experience enlightening workshops and attend live music performances. And with an added air of collaboration and a supportive vibe, it’s accomplished exactly that. “For our fifth year we […]

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Circles of the Sun

IndieCork Festival Gives Stage to Cork and Irish Filmmakers

Talent is the backbone of any independent festival. IndieCork, Cork City’s independent film and music festival, is built upon the creativity of Cork and Ireland’s filmmakers. This year’s films, running 8 -15 October, will feature an array of talented stories from shorts about serendipitous meetings in Dublin to a feature documentary looking at the lives […]

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euroconnection

Euro Connection Award

Euro Connection Award – Calling All Producers! IndieCork is the Irish desk for the Euro Connection Co-Production funding forum, that takes place in February 2018 at the Clermont Ferrand Film Festival. We are now accepting entries, and the deadline is October 20th. So do have a read of the entry form, watch this informative short […]

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filmbase

Ronan Phelan Script Award

Ronan Phelan Script Award – calling all writers / directors! Its that time of year writers! This year at IndieCork we have partnered with Filmbase to offer an exciting prize to the winner of the Ronan Phelan Pitching Competition. The winner of the competition will receive a place on one of Filmbase’s many excellent writing […]

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IndieCork Award Winners 2016

  *Best ‘Creative Cork’ Award * Date Night, dir. Ross Carey For his formally inventive yet deeply moving exploration of love and grief we were unanimous in giving the award to Ross Carey for the imaginative and affecting Date Night. Special Mention – Dig dir. Rob Mullins Squeezing fresh humour out of the established trope […]

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Keeping it real in the People’s Republic

The following article was written by IndieCork co-founder Mick Hannigan – on the genesis of Ireland’s most exciting showcase of independent cinema and music. The original article can be found on the RTÉ Website – Click Here. The genesis of the IndieCork festival of film & music was the parting of the ways four years […]

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Comedies by Buster, Charlie and Pierre

Pierre Étaix is a French comedy master in the tradition of Buster Keaton and Charlie Chaplin and also in the tradition of Jacques Tati with whom Étaix served a comedic apprenticeship. Étaix’s films went unseen for years due to legal entanglements but his unique genius has recently been ‘rediscovered’ .We are delighted present a programme […]

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Life’s a pitch…

Presented by award-winning, critically acclaimed director, David Keating this is a one-day, trauma-free workshop that teaches persuasive ways to present and pitch film projects. Exploring techniques that help us convey the essentials, you can learn to deal with nerves and get to a place where the process is not only enjoyable, but from where you […]

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