HOLLYWOOD movie Byzantium filmed by Irish director Neill Jordan at various locations in Beara will get its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival in Canada on August 21st next.

The movie is about a pair of female vampires (Saoirse Ronan and Gemma Arterton) who wreak havoc on an unsuspecting English seaside town.

Also premiering at the festival is Cloud Atlas from the producers of the Matrix based on the hit novel of the same name by Clonakilty-based author David Mitchell.