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Irish and International Industry Leaders Announced for Screen Leaders 2018 15.06.2018

Screen Leaders is the Leading Strategic Company Development Programme for the Screen Industries. We are pleased to announce the selected participants for the 2018 Screen Leaders programme.  Top industry leaders from; Amsterdam, Romania, Germany, Poland, Ireland and Croatia will come together in Ireland for the first module of the programme which commences on the 25th

Director Masterclass with Madeleine Olnek at Galway Film Fleadh 2018 15.06.2018

Screen Training Ireland in association with the Galway Film Fleadh are pleased to announce Madeleine Olnek will be the subject of this year’s Directors Masterclass. Madeleine Olnek is a a New York City based playwright and filmmaker. Her debut feature CODEPENDENT LESBIAN SPACE ALIEN SEEKS SAME premiered at Sundance 2011. It went on to screen

Actors Masterclass with Andrew Scott Announced for Galway Film Fleadh 2018 15.06.2018

Screen Training Ireland in association with the Galway Film Fleadh are pleased to announce Andrew Scott will be the subject of this year’s Actors Masterclass. Andrew Scott is a much acclaimed Irish actor, who has starred in a diverse array of projects across film, TV and theatre. Andrew has starred in a vast number of

Vacancy: Animation and VFX Coordinator 15.06.2018

Screen Training Ireland (STI) is the national training and skills development resource specifically tailored for Ireland’s film and television industry.  It was established to provide ongoing training and career development opportunities for professionals working in the screen industry. STI delivers structured training and skills development initiatives to the Film and TV Drama, Animation, VFX, Games,

Rich and Invaluable experience gained with Master Craftsman Michel Nadaï 14.06.2018

Rhonwen Hayes, Charghand Painter received a bursary to attend an intensive masterclass in wood graining and marbling with master craftsman Michel Nadaï.  Read more about Rhowen’s  experience and the skills and techniques she picked up during her time in France. “Less than one week on and I am still boring everyone with my gushing enthusiasm after

NIGHTFLYERS Production Training Scheme Wraps with Industry Training Event 13.06.2018

It’s a wrap for the NIGHTFLYERS Production Training Scheme, a collaboration with Troy Studios Limerick, Universal Cable Productions and Wild Atlantic Pictures.  The pilot production training scheme offered essential on-the-job training for section 481 trainees employed on the NIGHTFLYERS production.  Screen Training Ireland engaged directly with the production, department heads, and crew to outline key

Galway Film Fleadh Pitching Competition 08.06.2018

The 30th Galway Film Fleadh Pitching Competition (running from the 10th – 15th of July 2018) in association with 101 Films International (one of the U.K’s leading entertainment labels), is currently accepting entries for its annual Pitching Competition. As hosts of Ireland’s longest-running film pitching competition, the Galway Film Fleadh aims to encourage budding screenwriters

Irish Film Board appoints Gareth Lee to Key Role as Manager of Screen Training Ireland 07.06.2018

Bord Scannaán na hÉireann / the Irish Film Board announces the appointment of Gareth Lee to the role of Manager of Screen Training Ireland.  Gareth will be responsible for the roll out of a new plan of action for the development of skills across the whole screen sector being Film, TV Drama, Animation, Television production,

Vacancy: Marketing and Communications Coordinator at Screen Training Ireland 06.06.2018

Screen Training Ireland (STI) is the national training and development resource specifically tailored for Ireland’s film and television industry.  It was established to provide ongoing training and career development opportunities for professionals working in the screen industry. STI delivers structured training to the Film and TV Drama, Animation, VFX and Games and the Television Broadcast

Dún Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design + Technology Announce Transatlantic Agreement for Animation Industry 06.06.2018

Dún Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design + Technology (IADT), Ireland and the Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning (Sheridan), Canada, sign historic transatlantic agreement for Animation Education Dún Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design + Technology and Sheridan have signed a memorandum of agreement to explore the development of collaborative programme, accredited by IADT.