“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 […]

“Leningrad” Website +Trailer + Promos

UPDATE: 40+ Leningrad screencaps provided by the amazing Alexandra are now available in the Gallery. Check them out! Gabriel Byrne with a full beard, in the snow, in danger! — Sweetbud reports that the official website for the film Leningrad is now available [The official website is unavailable on the […]

LA Irish Film Festival in September–UPDATED!

The Irish, it would seem, are everywhere.  And now they are headed to LA  for the second annual Los Angeles Irish Film Festival, September 23 – 27. A screening of Gabriel Byrne: Stories From Home is scheduled for the evening of September 24. As this is just a few days […]

“Leningrad” at Cannes Film Festival!

Leningrad, the epic film by Aleksandr Buravsky, is set to premiere at the Cannes Film Festival, with screenings on May 15 and May 20. The film stars Gabriel Byrne and Mira Sorvino and is the story of a young British journalist, Kate Davis, during the Nazi siege of Leningrad in […]

A Note about the Future from Brendan Gleeson

In a March 9 interview at Independent.ie, Brendan Gleeson talks about his latest film, the health care situation in Ireland, and his next project: He’s also in the midst of something he holds dear to his heart — a screen adaptation of Flann O’ Brien’s classic novel At Swim-Two-Birds. “I […]