Issue 27


Seamas Woolley interviewed by Seamás McSwiney about the Irish film industry, his work as producer, and his long association with Neil Jordan


Ian Kilroy– Vincent Browne spoke to Ian Kilroy about the screen adaptation of his poem ‘Brood’
Concorde Arís– Roger Corman’s studios the story so far
The Sanitisation of Irish Art- Joe Comerford
The Centenary Conference– Nicky Fennell attended the ‘Projecting the Nation’ conference in Dublin
Raúl Ruiz– Garin V.Dowd profiles the Chilean director
TnaG– Special report on TnaG with Donncha O’hEallaithe, Muiris Mac Conghail, and an interview with Cathal Goan
November Afternoon- Paul Power reviews John Carney’s jazz soundtrack in ‘November Afternoon’
Tindersticks– Donal Dineen interviews Stuart Staples about their soundtrack for the film ‘Nennette et Boni’
Jean Luc Godard– Fergus Daly looks at Goodard and his latest film ‘Forever Mozart’
Madeline Assas– Pat Collins spoke to the actress in Godard’s latest film
Screen-writing– Patsy Murphy attended a workshop at the Foyle Film Festival with screen-writer Ronan Bennett
Breaking the Waves– Garin V. Dowd/Anne Scallan and Noreen Collins beg to differ on Lars Von Trier’s film, Breaking the Waves
Crash and Cronenberg– Colum Stapleton attended a press screening of ‘Crash’ in London


American Letter- The Far Side– Joan Dean on ‘Michael Collins’ in America
Focus– Sean McCloy casts a backward glance at the work of Howard Hawks
TV Column– Rat Boy takes a look at what’s on offer in RTÉ land
Film Reviews– ‘November Afternoon’, ‘It’s Now or Never’, ‘Draiocht’, ‘Carla’s Song’ and ‘The Crucible’
Short Film Reviews– ‘Quickfix’, ‘Bovine’, ‘Old Age’ and ‘Dance, Lexie Dance’
Video Reviews– Ronan Jones on the latest video releases
Book Reviews– ‘A New Dose of Reality’, ‘Here’s Looking at You Kid!’ and ‘Leading Hollywood’

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