Taoiseach aspirant and minister for culture Mary Hanafin has lobbied her colleague Brian Lenihan to extend tax breaks for investment in film production in Tuesday’s Budget, The Sunday Business Post reports.
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Following the publication of the National Recovery Plan, Minister Mary Hanafin’s statement can be seen here. The salient facts as they relate to the arts sector, as set out by Theatre Forum Ireland, are as follows:
People all over Ireland are clearing out their attics in the hope of finding valuable items that they can turn into much-needed cash, The Sunday Business Post reports.
Is nothing beyond the reach of the Politically Correct brigade these days? Heck, you can’t even make a film featuring a few stereotypical paddies falling around the place after a few scoops too many. Or can you?
A movie that cost just €130,000 and 17 days to make will cost at least $6m to reprise as a Broadway musical next year according to its would-be producers, The Sunday Times reports.