Irish Film Screenings – Frederick Douglass and the White Negro

Mural of Frederick Douglass in Belfast From the beginning of July I began working as a programmer for the Irish Popcorn! series, a monthly screening of Irish films by Solas Nua. The first event I am producing will be on the 26th of August. Frederick Douglass and the White Negro is a 2008 documentary by … Continue reading Irish Film Screenings – Frederick Douglass and the White Negro

Seán Wrenn

Catch-Up: Over the Summer

It's been quiet here on the website over the summer, but there has still been some news to catch up on. Here is a quick rundown of a bunch of stuff; some travels, some film and a quick trip back to Ireland. In an addendum to the previous Catch-Up post; Solas Nua and Jackie Hoysted's 'Sights & Sounds of … Continue reading Catch-Up: Over the Summer

Catch-Up: Alpherat Films/Begin/Dupont Underground/Solas Nua

Over on Alpherat Films, there has been some news coming out on a great event which began back in mid-March at Dupont Underground in Washington DC. Solas Nua's 'Sights & Sounds of Ireland Today' is an exhibition curated by Jackie Hoysted highlighting video artists in Ireland with their experimental and abstract works. Alpherat Films 'Begin' has … Continue reading Catch-Up: Alpherat Films/Begin/Dupont Underground/Solas Nua