Issue 23


Roger Corman– Nicky Fennell interviews Roger Corman who was in Galway recently visiting the set of ‘Trained For Action’
Union Man – Pat Keenan of SIPTU in an interview with Pat Collins


Brave Hearts And Cute Hoors– Keith Hopper on exploitation in the Irish Film Industry
The Arts Council– A Critical Overview- Ted Sheehy examines the Arts Council’s policy in relation to film
Fishing The Sloe-Black River– An interview with first time director Brendan Bourke
The Master Of The Lyrical Film– Tom Hayes profiles the work of Patrick Carey who died last year
Black Box– An interview with the co-producer of RTÉ’s ‘Black Box’
Krszytof Kieslowski at Giffoni– Raymond Watson found himself in the company of Krzysztof Kieslowski while attending the Children’s Film Festival at Giffoni, Italy


The Far Side– Joan Dean on ‘The Brothers McMullen’ and Irish-Americans
Focus- Sean McCloy focues on the work of Stephen Frears who is currently shooting Roddy Doyle’s ‘The Van’
On Location– The work of the actor is highlighted in an interview with Frankie McCafferty
TV Column– In our extended TV column, Rat Boy on the joys of watching ‘Ear to the Ground’
Film And Video Reviews- ‘Boa’, ‘To Die For’, ‘Guilttrip’ and oldie classic ‘Spirit of the Beehive’
Book Reviews– Two book reviews on scriptwriting
Foundations– The fourth in the series of ‘how-to’ articles for beginners, Dermot Tynan focuses on Pre-production
Alternative Views– Ronan Ó Loinsigh on Community T.V.

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