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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

Minister Madigan launches plan to double employment in Audio-visual Sector 27.06.2018

The Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Josepha Madigan T.D. today launched her Department’s €200m Audio-visual Action Plan.The industry-wide, long-term plan, under the Creative Ireland Programme, will support the Government’s ambition to enable Ireland to become a global hub for the production of Film, TV drama and animation.  The key points in the Plan include:

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,