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Sing Street is a 2016 musical coming-of-age comedy-drama film co-written, co-produced and directed by John Carney.wikipedia
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John Carney (director)

John Carney
Sing Street is a 2016 musical coming-of-age comedy-drama film co-written, co-produced and directed by John Carney.
He is best known for his 2007 movie Once and the film Sing Street.

Ferdia Walsh-Peelo

Starring Ferdia Walsh-Peelo, Lucy Boynton, Maria Doyle Kennedy, Aidan Gillen, Jack Reynor, and Kelly Thornton, the story revolves around a boy starting a band to impress a girl in 1980s Ireland.
He is best known for playing Conor 'Cosmo' Lawlor in his debut film Sing Street in 2016, and as King Alfred the Great in Vikings.

Lucy Boynton

Starring Ferdia Walsh-Peelo, Lucy Boynton, Maria Doyle Kennedy, Aidan Gillen, Jack Reynor, and Kelly Thornton, the story revolves around a boy starting a band to impress a girl in 1980s Ireland.
She went on to feature in the films Copperhead (2013), Sing Street (2016), Murder on the Orient Express (2017) and Apostle (2018), before portraying Mary Austin in the biographical film Bohemian Rhapsody (2018).

Jack Reynor

Starring Ferdia Walsh-Peelo, Lucy Boynton, Maria Doyle Kennedy, Aidan Gillen, Jack Reynor, and Kelly Thornton, the story revolves around a boy starting a band to impress a girl in 1980s Ireland.
His notable roles include the lead in Lenny Abrahamson's film What Richard Did (2012), for which he won an IFTA Award for Best Film Actor; the blockbuster Transformers: Age of Extinction; Glassland, for which he won the World Cinema Dramatic Special Jury Award for Acting at the Sundance Film Festival; Macbeth; Sing Street; Midsommar; and the CBS All Access streaming series Strange Angel.''

74th Golden Globe Awards

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The film received positive reviews from critics, grossed $13 million worldwide and was nominated for Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy at the 74th Golden Globe Awards.

Maria Doyle Kennedy

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Starring Ferdia Walsh-Peelo, Lucy Boynton, Maria Doyle Kennedy, Aidan Gillen, Jack Reynor, and Kelly Thornton, the story revolves around a boy starting a band to impress a girl in 1980s Ireland.
In 2016, Doyle Kennedy starred as Penny in the film Sing Street, which made its debut at South by Southwest.

Aidan Gillen

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Starring Ferdia Walsh-Peelo, Lucy Boynton, Maria Doyle Kennedy, Aidan Gillen, Jack Reynor, and Kelly Thornton, the story revolves around a boy starting a band to impress a girl in 1980s Ireland.

Adam Levine

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Adam Levine co-wrote (with Carney and Glen Hansard) and sings on the track "Go Now".
Levine has contributed with two songs for the soundtracks of the John Carney films: "Lost Stars" in Begin Again and "Go Now" in Sing Street.

Kelly Thornton

Starring Ferdia Walsh-Peelo, Lucy Boynton, Maria Doyle Kennedy, Aidan Gillen, Jack Reynor, and Kelly Thornton, the story revolves around a boy starting a band to impress a girl in 1980s Ireland.
Thornton gained further recognition for her part in the 2016 film Sing Street, playing the role of Ann Lawlor, older sister of the main protagonist Conor.

Paul Trijbits

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Carney would produce through his Distressed Films banner, along with Anthony Bregman through his Likely Story Banner, Kevin Frakes for PalmStar Media, and Raj Brinder Singh for Merced Media Partners, with Paul Trijbits and Christian Grass for FilmWave.
With Anthony Bregman's Likely Story, Trijbits through his company FilmWave most recently produced Sing Street, directed by John Carney (Once & Begin Again), which is due for release in 2015.

Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy

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The film received positive reviews from critics, grossed $13 million worldwide and was nominated for Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy at the 74th Golden Globe Awards.

Synge Street CBS

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At a family meeting, he announces that in order to save money he is taking his youngest son Conor out of his expensive fee-paying school and moving him to a Christian Brothers school, Synge Street CBS, which Robert asserts is of equally high repute.
John Carney, a past pupil of Synge Street, has set his 2016 feature film Sing Street in and around the school.

Danny Wilson (band)

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Much of the original music by the band "Sing Street" was composed by Danny Wilson frontman Gary Clark, with Carney, Ken and Carl Papenfus of the band Relish, Graham Henderson and Zamo Riffman also receiving writing credits.
In 2016, Clark composed the score for the Irish film Sing Street and either wrote or co-wrote all of the original songs featured in the film.

FilmNation Entertainment

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In February 2014, it was announced that FilmNation Entertainment had been selected to sell international rights to the film.

Relish (Northern Irish band)

Relish
Much of the original music by the band "Sing Street" was composed by Danny Wilson frontman Gary Clark, with Carney, Ken and Carl Papenfus of the band Relish, Graham Henderson and Zamo Riffman also receiving writing credits.
During 2014/15 Ken and Carl Papenfus co-wrote and performed as guitarist and drummer respectively on the soundtrack of the John Carney movie Sing Street.

Gary Clark (musician)

Gary Clark
Much of the original music by the band "Sing Street" was composed by Danny Wilson frontman Gary Clark, with Carney, Ken and Carl Papenfus of the band Relish, Graham Henderson and Zamo Riffman also receiving writing credits.
, co-composed and co-performed the music on the 2016 film Sing Street, co-written songs on the forthcoming album by Irish band Little Hours, and co-written and co-produced the soon-to-be-released album by The Xcerts.

Dublin International Film Festival

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The film screened at the Dublin Film Festival on 18 February 2016, and at South by Southwest on 11 March 2016.

Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Song

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