Distribution: Ireland and U.K.
“Bloom” was theatrically released in the Republic of Ireland on April 16th, 2004 and in Northern Ireland on June 15th, 2005.
“Bloom” commenced its cinema release across the rest of the U.K. in March 2006.Picture shows the audience arriving for the Dublin premiere at the UGC Cinemas.
“Bloom” was released in Germany on June 16th, 2005 at the famous Abaton Cinema in Hamburg. You can visit the German distributor’s web site here.
“Bloom” opened in France on February 9th. More information on the French release is available at the Films sans Frontieres web site.Greek and Eastern European rights have been acquired, details to follow.
Picture shows Sean Walsh (Director), his wife Anne and Sylvia Whitman at Shakespeare and Company in Paris. James Joyce’s Ulysses was first published by Shakespeare and Company in 1922.
Distribution: North & South America
“Bloom” was released in cinemas in a host of cities in the U.S.A. in June 2004 to coincide with the centenary of Bloomsday.
The North American DVD was released by MTI Home Video on August 24th, 2004.
Brazilian rights have been acquired by Europa Filmes.
Bloom has been released in Australia and New Zealand and the retail release of the DVD took place in February, 2005.