Check out the brilliant first trailer for John Carney’s ‘Sing Street’ February 3, 2016

The trailer for John Carney’s latest, Sing Street has just arrived online!

The nostalgic musical, written and directed by Carney, ‘takes us back to 1980s Dublin where the recession forces 14-year-old Cosmo out of his comfortable private school and into survival mode at the inner-city public school, where the kids are rough and the teachers are rougher. There, he turns to music and forms a ragtag band, shooting scrappy music videos, and finding refuge and love with the beautiful 16-year-old Raphina.’

Starring Ferdia Walsh- Peelo, Lucy Boynton, Jack Reynor, Maria Doyle Kennedy and Aidan Gillen, the film was Produced by Martina Niland, Anthony Bregman, Paul Trijbits, Christian Grass and John Carney.

Funded by the IFB and Merced Media Partners, with production companies Cosmo Films, Likely Story,Filmwave bringing the film to big screen, the film underwent picture and sound post here at Screen Scene and Ardmore Sound:

Editors: Andrew Marcus and Julian Ulrichs

Finishing: Warren Dowling

Colourist: Donal O’Kane

Foley Artist: Caoimhe Doyle

Foley Recordist: Jean McGrath

Sound Supervisors: Michelle Fingleton and Niall Brady

Sound Effects Editor: Michelle Fingleton

Re-recording Mixer: Ken Galvin

Dialogue Editor: Peter Blayney

Visual Effects by Screen Scene VFX

The film made its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival last month, where it opened to rave reviews, and is set to open in cinemas across Ireland on Friday 18th March.