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Applications Now Open for Screen Leaders 2018 12.02.2018

Screen Leaders is the Strategic Company Development Programme for the Screen Industries. Is your company going through a period of change or growth? Do you want to internationalise your business? Do you need to re-define the scope of your business? Is it time to frame your company vision? If you are asking these questions about

Minister Madigan T.D. Launches the Start of the Production of Nightflyers Filmed at Troy Studios 09.02.2018

Minister Madigan T.D. Launches the Start of the Production of NIGHTFLYERS Filmed at Troy Studios and Supported by Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board The Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Josepha Madigan T.D., today launched the start of the production of NIGHTFLYERS in Troy Studios Limerick at an event in the Merrion Hotel hosted

Industry Talks at Rathmullan Film Festival 2018 07.02.2018

Screen Training Ireland are delighted to support The Rathmullan Film Festival 2018. The festival is an all ages inclusive and participatory festival taking place in the beautiful seaside village of Rathmullan, Co. Donegal, from 15th to 18th of February. The programme has been curated by local community groups, businesses, school kids and film fanatics, with

OFFline Film Festival Animation Residency 2018 01.02.2018

OFFline Film Festival is delighted to announce a 6 month Animation Residency which will kick off in May, culminating in a showcase of the work created, at OFFline Film Festival in October 2018. If you’re an ambitious Animator who is ready to take the next step, but you need the headspace, work space and support

Film In Cork announces details of 2018 Short Film Award 31.01.2018

Film In Cork, through the support of the Arts Offices of Cork City and County Councils, and in association with the Tomar Trust, is delighted to announce the launch of the 2018 Short Film Award. This funding initiative aims to support creative and resourceful filmmaking in the Cork region. Film In Cork is looking for

Screen Training Ireland: A year in Review 2017 26.01.2018

Screen Training Ireland are delighted to release “A Year in Review 2017”.  The review looks at key initiatives, training highlights and the bursary award scheme for 2017. Plans for 2018 are also outlined.  For a full breakdown please click here    

Career Spotlight: Eimear Noone, Composer and Conductor 25.01.2018

Screen Training Ireland talks with Irish Composer and Conductor Eimear Noone as part of a Careers Spotlight series. Eimear is arguably the world’s current premier conductor of video game scores.  She is the principle conductor for Blizzard Games (WORLD OF WARCRAFT) and a first call for sessions at Skywalker Ranch, her credits include the most respected

Dingle International Film Festival announce the short film selections for 2018. 22.01.2018

The Dingle International Film Festival has announced the short film listing for their 2018 festival. Dingle’s 12th annual celebration will showcase 60 national and international films from 22 – 25 March. This coming March, Dingle International Film Festival will host a wonderful selection from local, emerging talent. The programme “Kerry in Film” will exhibit premiere

Young Directors Award 2018 Launched 12.01.2018

Calling All Young and Emerging Directors! CPI and ICAD have come together to officially launch the Young Directors Awards 2018. Now in its third year our aim is, as always, to find, award and nurture the best of the up and coming directors in Ireland today. The competition is open to student filmmakers and to

Audi Dublin Film Festival Immersive Stories Conference and Exhibition 2018 11.01.2018

Audi Dublin International Film Festival and Screen Training Ireland are hosting a special Virtual Reality conference and exhibition, Immersive Stories, taking place on February 24th and 25th, featuring Curtis Hickman (founder of “hyper-reality” entertainment startup THE VOID),  Diana Williams (Lucasfilm Ltd’s creative executive and content strategist), Colum Slevin( Head of Experiences, Oculus VR), Sol Rogers ( founder and