Tag Archives: Horror

“Vivarium” at the Dublin International Film Festival

Sci-Fi fans may enjoy Lorcan Finnegan’s “Vivarium” which premiers at the Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival this February. Without giving too much away – a young couple looking for the perfect home find themselves trapped in a mysterious labyrinth-like neighbourhood of identical houses – sounds like Ballinteer!

The trailer contains spoilers/all the best bits but if you must here it is.

Extra Ordinary (2019) – Can it be as bad as the trailer?

Where do people manage to find funding for rubbish like this?

Directorial debut for Mike Ahern and Enda Loughman, starring Maeve Higgins and Will Forte plus a motley crew of lesser known Irish stars including Barry Ward, Claudia O’Doherty, Jamie Beamish, Risteard Cooper, Mary McEvoy and Alison Spittle.  Premiered at the Galway Film Fleadh on the 13/7/2019.

New Irish made Sci-Fi on Netflix from 1st February

A crew of explorers journey on the most advanced ship in the galaxy, The Nightflyer, to intercept a mysterious alien spacecraft that might hold the key to their survival. As the crew nears their destination, they discover that the ship’s artificial intelligence and never-seen captain may be steering them into deadly and unspeakable horrors deep in the dark reaches of space.

Filmed at the new Troy Studios in County Limerick.