Bootstrap Films provides small slate and is exploring finance for three of its films using a fund. We are looking at different ways to finance film production in Ireland and anchoring these with the Tax Incentives available here, says John Phelan, Bootstrap Films, Managing Director.
Bootstrap Films ( Corporate Video )
completes work on testimonials and informorial for Aqua -Sol Engineering Ltd.
This is for an international, irish made water filtration product. We wish them well.
Bootstrap Films diversifies into Video Content for New Company WebSites. We see this as another revenue stream. It is a government supported initiative for New Company startups. " It will help new companys' to establish themselves on the web, and we support that initiative,"
says John Phelan, MD of Bootstrap Films.
Award Winning Short Comedy "WHAT-IF" has been selected and will be screened on Thursday 22nd /Friday 23rd August during this years Charlie Chaplin Film Festival Waterville,Co.Kerry,Ireland.
confirms it will develop a feature version of its award winning short film ' WHAT IF '
at the 2013 Galway Film Fleadh.
Bootstrap Films has a number of high-concept projects for the Cannes Film Festival. "We have some great projects, said Producer, John Phelan. We are very excited about our mini-series, based on the escape of 6 Fenion Prisoners from Fremantle Prison in Perth in 1876. One of great epic escapes of all time. THE CATALPA. Check out our film projects, especially our feature, CELLULOID HERO.
Contact in Cannes. John on + 353 87 2568872.
Bootstrap Films is pleased to announce that its short film " NO JUSTICE " will be screened at the 2013 Chicago Irish Film Festival. The festival committee said, Everyone on the programming committee was on the edge of their seats, great story line w/ twists and turns, excellent cinematography and editing, so well done indeed.
The film was directed by Alan Walsh and Mario Bortas and produced by John Phelan.
THE MAKING OF - www.youtube.com/watch
A TEASER for our feature film " HARMONICA BLUES " will be shot later this month. Starring Simon Delaney (The Good Wife )and Karl Shiels.
Harmonica Blues is a rags to riches story about a young man trying to leave his criminal past behind. Written and Directed by Alan Walsh. Featuring the music of legendary Harmonica player "Don Baker ".
Bootstrap Films to commission treatment for television series on the escape of 6 Fenian Prisoners from Freemantle Prison, Australia in 1876. A coproduction between Ireland, Australia and the US.. It’s a tale of hardship, bravery, determination and incredible self sacrifice. Despite spies, informers, the might of the British Empire and the power of mother nature, the plan succeeds.
Resulting in one of the first parades down Broadway and cementing the bond between American and Irish nationalism that would ultimately inspire financial and moral support for Irish independence.