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    with Alan Corr - major new film studio proposed for Ringsend in Dublin, bumper crop of Irish movies will be shown at upcoming Edinburgh Film Festival, Colm Tóibín one of many writers expressing opposition to Donald Trump's presidential bid

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    with Alan Corr - Waking The Feminists movement wins prestigious US theatre award, death of Pink Panther star Bert Kwouk 

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    with Abie Philbin Bowman - Irish cinematographer Robbie Ryan helps Ken Loach win a Palme d'Or, Gabriel Byrne cast as Pope Gregory X in new Netflix series "Marco Polo", FAI unveils Ireland's theme song for Euro 2016

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    with Alan Corr - Lenny Abrahamson slams government arts policy, production begins in Kilkenny on Angelina Jolie animated film 'The Breadwinner', Dan Brown best-seller to be re-worked for a younger audience 

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    with Alan Corr - a 3-week festival of Irish arts and culture commemorating the 1916 Rising will take place in Washington DC, Belfast writer & illustrator PJ Lynch is the new Laureate na nÓg, American country singer Guy Clark dies

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    with Alan Corr - Cork Film Festival granted a loan to ward off financial troubles, Oscar 2017 buzz already building for Ruth Negga for her performance in "Loving", Tom Hanks thanks the Irish man who gave him his first acting break

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    with Sinead Mooney - a biopic of Dionne Warwick announced at Cannes with surprising casting as Cilla Black, an 'unflinching' documentary on Paris Hilton goes into production, conductor John Wilson steps down as principal conductor of RTÉ Concert Orchestra

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    with Alan Corr - public pressure grows for a dedicated Ministry for the Arts, The Stone Roses to release their first single since 1995, a new prehistoric tv drama being shot in Wicklow

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    with Alan Corr - Cork Film Festival needs urgent financial help if it is to survive, Minister for the Arts Heather Humphreys responds to criticism of the new configuration of her department, the Star Wars spacecraft Millenium Falcon lands in Donegal, new car show with old Top Gear team will be called 'The Grand Tour'  

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    Arts News - call for a separate Ministry for the Arts

    Emily Mark Fitzgerald, lecturer in the UCD School Of Art History & Cultural Policy explains why she has publicly called for a separate and stand-alone Ministry for the Arts (feeling the arts have been demoted by being combined with other ministries in the new Cabinet)

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