Clifden Arts Festival

Award-winning actor Gabriel Byrne joined Des Lally to speak about his new book, Walking With Ghosts, and to read selected extracts from this highly acclaimed memoir and to have a conversation. This interview was part of the Digital Events section of the annual Clifden Arts Festival, held in Clifden, County […]

Crossing the Line with Gabriel Byrne

Gabriel Byrne is full of ideas, concerns, observations, considered opinions, and stories. Ever since I became aware of him, back in 1981, he has been so. Every interview, short or long, gives you either glimpses of the depth of his intellectual nature or captures big hunks of philosophical discourse that […]

Gabriel Talks With Elvis Mitchell

I realize that many of you are not native speakers of English and so some of Gabriel’s Zoom and audio interviews are not very accessible to you. But here is one that IS! Earlier this month, Gabriel spoke at length with the always intriguing American film critic and visiting lecturer […]

IFTA Awards 2018: Acceptance Speech Video + Transcripts

Teri Hayden, Gabriel Byrne, and Hannah Beth Byrne The Irish Film and Television Awards has made the entire presentation of Gabriel Byrne’s IFTA Lifetime Achievement Award, telecast on February 15, 2018, available on YouTube. What a special night this was! Here’s the video and below you will find a full […]

QUIRKE Preview Audio and Transcription Updated July 5

July 5 Here  is a very rough transcription of the Quirke Preview Screening and Panel held at BFI Southbank in London on June 20. The sound is below par and the microphone was not where it needed to be sometimes to pick up certain voices. Sorry. “…” means one or […]

Imagine Ireland Launched!

Updated: the unofficial transcript from the unofficial video of Mr. Byrne’s speech is now at the end of this posting. Some audio is missing,  but what’s here is pretty inspiring, so enjoy! — The official launch of the year-long initiative, Imagine Ireland, occurred on January 7 at Lincoln Center in […]