Context of Sing Street, the Weinstein Company presents ; in association with Merced Media and PalmStar Media Capital ; with the participation of Bord Scannán na hÉireann/Irish Film Board ; a Likely Story/Filmwave/Distressed Films/Cosmo Films Production ; a John Carney film ; produced by Anthony Bregman, Martina Niland, John Carney ; written and directed by John Carney