The Boys are Back in Town!

IrishCentral.com tells us Brendan Gleeson is rounding up all of the Irish actors he knows for the start of production for his film version of Flann O’Brien’s comedic masterpiece At Swim-Two-Birds. This month Irish actor Brendan Gleeson is bringing Ireland’s leading men together to make the film version of Flann […]

A Flood of Screencaps: Wah-Wah

Lozzie has done it again! 272 screencaps from the film Wah-Wah are now available in the Gallery. Be sure to visit the Gallery and check these out! And many thanks to Lozzie, as always, for capturing these beauties for us. This is one of Gabriel Byrne’s best films. As you […]

“Stories From Home”: A Capital Holiday!

Gabriel Byrne: Stories From Home headlines the Capital Irish Film Festival 2009 in Washington, DC. It will be shown on Sunday, December 20 at the E Street Cinema. The film festival’s website is still under construction. Mr. Byrne’s possible presence at the screening is not yet known. It sounds like […]

“Flight From Death: The Quest for Immortality”

Flight from Death: The Quest for Immortality is a 2003  documentary investigating “humankind’s relationship with death.” Directed by Patrick Shen and narrated by Gabriel Byrne, it is available for purchase at Amazon. Be sure to visit the official website for the film. Flight from Death features an all-star cast of […]

“Butte, America” Narrated by Gabriel Byrne

Please note: more information about this documentary is available at PBS. — Late-breaking news from Lily: Screening and discussion of Butte, America at New York University on Friday, September 25. Thanks, Lily! Updated October 15 Here is a clip  from the film, with a snippet of Gabriel’s narration, and the […]

At Swim-Two-Birds is Go!

Variety, the Irish Film Television Network, and a ton o’ blogs are reporting that Parallel Films has green-lighted the long-awaited project At Swim-Two-Birds, based on the book by Flann O’Brien, as well as a new vehicle for Liam Neeson. Variety [this article is no longer available]: First up is an […]