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Upcoming Workshops in partnership with Animation Skillnet 17.08.2018

Screen Training Ireland is delighted to partner with Animation Skillnet on two exciting workshops; Designing for Animation with Ernie Gilbert and Character Performance for Animation with Myrna Gawryn scheduled to take place in September.  For further details on each of the workshops and to make an application please see below. Designing for Animation with Ernie Gilbert

Schoolism Dublin 2018 16.08.2018

Screen Training Ireland and Animation Skillnet are excited to collaborate with Schoolism Live Dublin 2018 taking place on the 20th and 21st of October. Schoolism brings together some of the best talent in the industries of feature animation, gaming, illustration, and design in an intensely focused weekend of workshops. Schoolism LIVE Dublin 2018 includes an

IMRO | RTÉ Scoring For Film Programme Seeks Composers & Filmmakers 01.08.2018

Following on from the success of previous collaborative film scoring programmes, IMRO and the RTÉ Concert Orchestra, in association with The Contemporary Music Centre (CMC) and Screen Training Ireland will bring together some of the very best emerging Irish filmmakers and composers to work on an exciting collaborative project during 2018/2019. This initiative will provide

Multi-camera Drama Directors Training Course 31.07.2018

Screen Training Ireland are excited to partner with RTÉ on a Multi-camera Drama Directors Training Course which will will commence in December 2018 and run for 12 days. The training course will provide an opportunity for four multi-camera Drama Directors to go through a structured training programme preparing them to direct episodes on RTÉs, ongoing

GAZE International LGBT Film Festival 2018 27.07.2018

The 26th GAZE International LGBT Film Festival is set to take place at the Light House Cinema in Dublin from the 2nd to the 6th of August 2018. The festival will  include a selection of shorts programmes and workshops. MobDoc Mobile Filmmaking Workshop – an initiative to encourage our festival audiences to become active storytellers

Second International Film Conference on Hitchcock’s Vertigo 19.07.2018

Announcing the Second International Film Conference: “Hitchcock’s VERTIGO: 60th Anniversary 1958-2018” to be held on 20-21 September 2018 in Trinity College Dublin.  Six years ago Hitchcock’s VERTIGO ousted Orson Welles’s CITIZEN KANE from the top ranking position of the British Film Institute’s industry respected Sight & Sound poll conducted every 10 years. Previously CITZEN KANE monopolised the top billing every

Masterclass with David Feiss (Cow and Chicken, I am Weasel, The Ren and Stimpy Show, The Jetsons) 10.07.2018

Animation Skillnet with support from Screen Training Ireland are excited to host a masterclass in Dublin with Animator, Writer and Director, David Feiss (COW AND CHICKEN, I AM WEASEL, THE REN AND STIMPY SHOW). This half-day masterclass will cover: Story Boarding for Features and Television: David will show his process of breaking down a script, thumb nailing a

Perfect Pitch – A Workshop on New Ways of Pitching your Documentary 02.07.2018

Screen Training Ireland is excited to partner with Guth Gafa International Documentary Festival to present ‘Perfect Pitch’, a pitching workshop with a difference for documentary filmmakers, who have a project they are working on, and who are looking for ’the perfect pitch’, or who just wish to explore the many ways to achieve that ‘perfect pitch’.

Writing Mentorship Scheme 02.07.2018

Screen Training Ireland in association with Galway Film Centre and the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland and are pleased to announce a new writing mentorship scheme aimed at writers from and/or currently based in the WRAP* counties Clare, Donegal, Galway, Mayo, Roscommon, Sligo. Writers will be invited to submit ideas for genres including feature film or TV series