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Paul Jackson Announced for Creating Showbusiness: The Entertainment Television Creation Seminar 12.01.2017

Paul Jackson (BENIDORM, BRITAIN’S GOT TALENT, RED DWARF, THREE OF A KIND, THE YOUNG ONES, GIRLS ON TOP, DON’T MISS WAX) to speak on Creating Showbusiness: The Entertainment Television Creation Seminar. Screen Training Ireland are delighted to announce Paul Jackson for Creating Showbusiness: The Entertainment Television Creation Seminar. Paul is currently Executive Producer of the

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IMRO and RTÉ Scoring For Film Program 2017 Seeks Film Submissions 12.01.2017

Following on from the success of previous collaborative film-scoring workshops, the Irish Music Rights Organisation (IMRO) and the RTÉ Concert Orchestra, in association with Filmbase, The Contemporary Music Centre (CMC) and Screen Training Ireland will bring together the very best emerging Irish filmmakers and composers to work on an exciting collaborative project. The focus of


An Taoiseach launches Creative Ireland 08.12.2016

An Taoiseach launches Creative Ireland – a major cross-governmental initiative and legacy project of Ireland 2016 Centenary Programme An Taoiseach Enda Kenny TD, will today (Thursday 8th December) be joined by Minister for Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs, Heather Humphreys TD, and Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Paschal Donohoe TD, for the


Creative Skillset Certificate in Temporary Electrical Installations 30.11.2016

The National Digital Skills Centre in association with BECTU are looking for expressions of interest in attending the Creative Skillset Certificate in Temporary Electrical Installations (BS7909) course – ** Modified for Irish law. ** Are you an electrician or lighting technician working in broadcasting or film? If so this course is essential for you. The


Intensive Feature Film Supervising Sound Editor/Sound Designer Training 28.11.2016

Steve Fanagan received a bursary to attend a mentorship in Intensive Feature Film Supervising Sound Editor/Sound Designer with Douglas Murray at 20th Century Fox in Los Angeles.  Read more about Steve’s experience. “With the support of Screen Training Ireland’s Bursary Award Scheme, I recently completed a 2 week full-time course in ‘Intensive Feature Film Supervising Sound


Screen Producers Ireland Announces Appointment of New CEO 23.11.2016

The Board of Screen Producers Ireland (SPI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Elaine Geraghty as the new CEO for the organisation today (23rd November). The Board also expressed its thanks and best wishes to outgoing CEO Barbara Galavan who had led the organisation since 2010. Elaine Geraghty holds an MBA and has over


OPEN CALL: Irish Film Festival Berlin 2017 is now open for submissions 17.11.2016

Berlin, 14.11.2016 – Shebeen Flick, Berlin’s Irish Film Festival, is for the first time accepting submissions from filmmakers for its 6th edition, which will take place on 16th-19th March 2017 in Moviemento Kino Berlin – Germany’s oldest cinema. Since 2012, every March Shebeen Flick gives Berliners the chance to see a curated programme with Irish


Screen Leaders Announce Speaker Line Up for the Final Module of the 2016 Programme 15.11.2016

Screen Leaders is the Leading Strategic Company Development Programme for the Screen Industries. Tuesday, 15th of November, 2016 – The final module of the Screen Leaders 2016 programme takes place in Lisbon from the 17-20 of November 2016. Speakers for the final module of the programme include; Orion Ross, VP Content Animation & Digital, Disney;


New Documentary Industry Day to take place at the 61st Cork Film Festival 09.11.2016

The Irish Film Board and Screen Training Ireland are delighted to support a new Documentary Industry Day at the 61st Cork Film Festival.  Featuring industry leaders from Hot Docs, Sheffield Doc/Fest, Channel 4 and the British Film Institute. Documentary films and filmmaking, and alternative funding and audience engagement methodologies are the primary focuses of the


John Boorman and Declan Power In Conversation with Seán Rocks 09.11.2016

Spend an animated evening with RTÉ Radio 1 Arena cultural guru Seán Rocks and English-born (but Wicklow-dwelling) John Boorman, a filmmaker best known for his feature films DELIVERANCE, HOPE AND GLORY, THE GENERAL, QUEEN AND COUNTRY and more. The Oscar-nominated director’s debut novel, Crime of Passion (Liberties Press), is a strangely uplifting black comedy about