Table of Contents:
  • Contemporary Irish film : an introduction / Werner Huber, Seán Crosson
  • Inventing the past : perspectives on How Harry became a tree / Tony Tracy
  • Irish intolerance : exploring its roots in Irish cinema / Seán Crosson
  • Migration and 'intercultural' cinema in Ireland : a new direction? / Agnes Kakasi
  • The nephew, Irish jam, and The front line : black and mixed masculinities in Irish cinema / Zélie Asava
  • Re-defining urban identities in contemporary Irish film(s) / Eduardo Barros Grela
  • 'Once won't happen twice' : peripherality and equality as strategies for success in a low-budget Irish film / Neasa Hardiman
  • The secret of Kells : Ireland's European identity in feature animation / Thomas Walsh
  • Neil Jordan : superstition and religion / Ruth Barton
  • Immersed in two traditions : the narratives of Adam & Paul, Garage, and Prosperity / Díóg O'Connell
  • "If Irish cinema is going to be really great it has to stop worrying too much about being ''Irish cinema'" : Q&A with Lenny Abrahamson and Mark O'Halloran.