FILM AND TV

FILM AND TV

From box office blockbusters to captivating screen romances, from belly-aching laughter to tearjerkers that have tissues at the ready, Galway has provided the backdrop for some of cinema and television’s most endearing moments. A range of wonderful and unique films and series were shot on location here.

Retrace the footsteps of stars such as John Wayne and Maureen O’Hara in The Quiet Man, Jennifer Aniston and Owen Wilson in Marley and Me, Amy Adams in Leap Year, and Brendan Gleeson in The Guard. You can even utter the famous line, “It’s My Field,” said by Richard Harris in the gripping film, The Field. You can also discover locations from beautiful Irish feature films such as Into The West, Poitín, The Matchmaker, and more.

Moreover, you can check out the popular TV series, Jack Taylor, which is shot throughout Galway City, or experience the wonderful Ros Na Rún series. This series is the longest-running soap opera produced entirely in the Irish language and is broadcasted by the TG4 station based in Connemara.

It’s time to grab some popcorn, get comfy, and discover some fantastic films and TV series filmed throughout Galway.

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