Sky Cinema launch to offer bigger role for Irish filmmakers on small screen

Broadcaster also willing to step in earlier with financial commitments to film makers

3rd July, 2016
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Ian Lewis, Europe director of Sky Cinema: Sky has a voracious appetite

Irish film producers could be in for a windfall from Sky. Films locally produced in Ireland or Britain are expected to be a bigger part of what appears on the broadcaster’s movie channels, according to Ian Lewis, Europe director of Sky Cinema.

Sky Cinema will replace Sky Movies in Ireland and Britain on Friday, July 8. From then on, it will premiere a new film every day of the week, a 75 per...

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