BRISTOL-based Aardman Animation looks to the stars and the twinkling constellation of Steven Spielberg's 1982 blockbuster E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial for a second breathlessly paced stop-motion adventure in the company of mischievous sheep Shaun and his flock.
1. When did you think about a career in acting and what were your first steps into it? When I was in primary school I used to make up little plays with a pal and put on little bits for the class and other classes.
FROM revealing how watching Derry Girls kept her sane when filming her upcoming movie Little Women, to offering career advice to Belfast students, award-winning Irish actress Soairse Ronan had an enjoyable return to Belfast and Cinemagic – the film festival she holds close to her heart – this week.
IN A long, distinguished career on stage and screen, which soared over the rainbow in 1939 when she donned Dorothy Gale's ruby slippers in The Wizard Of Oz, Judy Garland was nominated for two Academy Awards in the first remake of A Star Is Born and gripping courtroom drama Judgment At Nuremberg.
GOOD POSTURE (15, 94 mins) CHARMING and beautiful college graduate Lilian (Grace Van Patten) trades on her looks and wealth to get everyone, particularly men like her boyfriend Nate (Gary Richardson), to do her bidding.
THE 30th Anniversary Cinemagic festival opens today, with more than 30 days of unmissable opportunities for young audiences on the programme, including personal appearances by cinematic big hitters including Oscar-nominated Irish star Saoirse Ronan and legendary actress Hayley Mills.