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APostLab Annual Workshop Deadline Extended to the 18th September 12.09.2018

Amsterdam-based APostLab provides training programs focusing on post-production management of internationally co-produced feature-length films, targeting producers and post-production supervisors. Their annual workshop deadline has now been extended to the 18th September. Its primary mission is to make producers more aware of the post-production requirements of their projects, and bring producers and post-supervisors together to help

Half-Light Post Production unveils state-of-the-art post production studio 11.09.2018

Half-Light Post Production, Cork City’s only independent purpose built post production facility, has unveiled recent development works which were carried out in order to cater for the studio’s continued growth and the demand for high end post production services for the film and television industry in Cork and further afield in Munster. In addition to

Actors Masterclass with Hugo Weaving in Association with Bow Street Academy for Screen Acting 06.09.2018

Screen Training Ireland is delighted to host an Actors Masterclass in partnership with Bow Street Academy for Screen Acting. Award-winning Australian actor Hugo Weaving who stars in director Lance Daly’s Irish Famine revenge thriller BLACK 47 will be the subject of the masterclass. His impressive list of credits includes CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER, HACKSHAW

Screen Training Ireland Announce New Appointments 31.08.2018

Screen Training Ireland (STI) is delighted to announce three new appointments to the current team. Sorcha Scully has been appointed to the positon of Animation and VFX Coordinator, Emer MacAvin has been appointed as Apprenticeship and Traineeship Executive and Sharon O’Hara has been appointed as the Marketing and Communications Coordinator for Screen Training Ireland. Sorcha

Animation, VFX & Games Graduate Traineeship 2018-2019 Call for Applications 27.08.2018

Screen Training Ireland and Animation Skillnet are currently seeking applicants for the fourth iteration of the hugely successful graduate Traineeship Programme for Animation, VFX and Games. Last years programme saw 12 graduates placed in animation, games and VFX studios for up to 6 months, as well as receiving targeted and intensive training in specific skills

Vacancy: Skills Development Executive – Film and TV Drama Production 22.08.2018

Skills Development Executive – Film and TV Drama Production Screen Training Ireland (STI) is the national training and development body for Ireland’s film and television industry.  It was established in 1995 to provide ongoing training and career development opportunities for professionals working in the screen industry. STI comes under the auspices of Screen Ireland. The

Dublin International Film Festival Announces Virgin Media As New Title Sponsor 20.08.2018

Dublin International Film Festival (DIFF) announces Virgin Media, Ireland’s leading connected internet provider, as the festival’s new title sponsor. The term of the title sponsor partnership is for three years beginning with the 2019 festival which takes place from 20th February to 3rd March 2019. For more information visit www.diff.ie Over the past sixteen years,

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