Thursday, 29 June 2017

New Langan/LeCain


"I had the pleasure of working with Maximilian Le Cain and Vicky Langan on their new project,
shot on location in the wilderness of county Kerry, Ireland".

Monday, 12 June 2017

Johnny Kline's in it for the Money

Fresh in from Johnny Kline HQ:


"The latest materialist gesture in cinema's dematerialisation"

Johnny Kline's in it for the Money

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Duration: 8min
Aspect ratio: 1.33:1
Negative Format:16mm
Analog intermediate: BetaSP
Digital intermediate: 2K [master format]



Sunday, 11 June 2017

Some Say Chance in The Irish Times



Catherine Sanz discusses Dean Kavanagh's reconstruction of partially lost film Some Say Chance in The Irish Times.



Tuesday, 6 June 2017

Some Say Chance @ Carlow Arts Festival 2017



Some Say Chance (1934), by Irish author-turned-filmmaker Michael Farrell (1899-1962), was thought to be lost until various 16mm cans containing partial rough-cuts and rushes were donated to the IFI Irish Film Archive. Filmmaker Dean Kavanagh has partially reconstructed the film using private letters and the surviving 16mm elements for a project curated by Sunniva O'Flynn of the Irish Film Institute. Some Say Chance also features Maureen O'Hara in her first screen role.

The film previously screened at the Barbican in 2016 and will have its Irish premiere at the Carlow Arts Festival on Friday June 9th, 2017. With live musical accompaniment by internationally renowned cellist Kate Ellis.