Category: News


Interview: The Thin Air

In November, I had the pleasure of chatting with Stevie Lennox from The Thin Air about the series, the reasons for doing it, and the future of it. “You may not have noticed yet, but Dublin-based filmmaker John Mulvaney is doing an invaluable service for the Irish underground scene in his short-form documentary series,Fractured. Each…


Piecing together the fragments – part two

Last month we had a look at some of the various aspects that go into shooting the films in this series. This month, I figured we take some time to see what goes into the editing process.   Usually, after filming with the bands, the first thing I’ll do is sit down and decide: ‘Do…


Piecing together the fragments – part one

While taking time out from editing and filming, I thought I’d spend a few minutes giving a sneak-peak behind the curtain, just to show what goes into making the Fractured series. As each film (usually) focuses on one band or artist, the starting point is quite simple – finding the right band and approaching them…


Talking and Editing

It’s been a busy couple of weeks since FRACTURED launched, and so far, the response has been fantastic. There was a real buzz about seeing fans of extreme music enjoying and sharing the film around, and there was positive feedback from everyone who saw it. We had some enthusiastic press from both onemetal.comĀ and Heavy Blog…


What is FRACTURED?

Ireland can be a strange little place sometimes; we’ve developed a reputation for great music globally, but unless it falls into a specific mainstream musical category, chances are, you’ll never hear about it. Not even in Ireland. It most likely comes down to personal taste; grindcore, doom, death metal, punk, hardcore, experimental electronics and drone…