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Career Spotlight: Caoimhe Doyle, Foley Artist 19.06.2017

Caoimhe Doyle, Foley Artist outlines her career path. “I began my journey into sound in 1989 with a Diploma in Communications and Media Production, specialising in sound, from Coláiste Dhúlaigh, Dublin. At that time, film sound was in its infancy in Ireland. It wasn’t until 1995 that Paul Moore founded Ardmore Sound; a studio that

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Interested in participating in a training course or structured work programme to enhance your career development?  Screen Training Ireland may be able to assist with funding through the Bursary Award Scheme. Katie Holly, producer Blinder Films, recently received a bursary to attend the Showrunners TV Drama Series Exchange in Los Angeles with MediaXchange. Read more



It’s a wrap for the seven RED ROCK production trainees who were selected earlier in the year to participate in the RED ROCK TRAINING SCHEME 2017. The trainees were mentored on the third season of the highly popular TV3 soap RED ROCK, immersing them in a real-life TV production. The RED ROCK TRAINING SCHEME is

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In The Writers Room II with Showrunner Matthew Carnahan 12.06.2017

Screen Training Ireland, in association with Filmbase, launches In the Writers Room II with top showrunner and writer Matthew Carnahan. Carnahan created the series TRINITY, DIRT, and the Emmy and Golden Globe-winning HOUSE OF LIES, starring Don Cheadle. He is currently developing television projects for Miramax, Alcon, ITV, and Showtime, while prepping a feature adaptation of

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Top Industry Leaders Announced For Screen Leaders 2017 Programme 01.06.2017

Screen Leaders is the Leading Strategic Company Development Programme for the Screen Industries. Screen Training Ireland is excited to announce the selected participants for the 2017 Screen Leaders programme. Top industry leaders from Austria, Belgium, Germany, Hungry, Ireland, Luxembourg, Norway, Portugal and Spain will converge in Ireland for the first module of the programme in June. Screen

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Industry focused Masterclasses and workshops at Fastnet Festival 2017 16.05.2017

Screen Training Ireland are delighted to continue their support of the Fastnet Film Festival 2017.  This year an exciting range of workshops and masterclasses aimed at young people will take place in Schull, West Cork from Wednesday 24th to Sunday 28th of May, 2017. Top level industry practitioners will mingle with young emerging talent providing


Women in Film & Television: In Conversation With Director Aisling Walsh 10.05.2017

Women In Film and Television Ireland present In Conversation with director Aisling Walsh as part of their Masterclass series. Aisling Walsh’s MAUDIE has crossed the $1-million threshold at the Canadian box office. The drama about Nova Scotia folk artist Maud Lewis, starring Ethan Hawke and Sally Hawkins, will be released here in July and across the

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Fingal Film Festival – Submissions for 2017 Now Open 09.05.2017

A major revamp of the Fingal Film Festival’s annual event is underway with a summer weekend packed with film, comedy and live music. Taking place on the 11th & 12th August, the new summer festival format will be hosted in the open air venue at Swords Castle, Co. Dublin with outdoor screenings, live music, stand-up

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Cross Video Days Call for Digital Projects and AR/VR Studios now open! 08.05.2017

Supported by Creative Europe program since 2013, Cross Video Days (2-4 October 2017) is a unique marketplace where innovative digital content and studios can be pitched, scouted and financed. This year, Cross Video Days will offer two tracks: the first one to finance digital projects in the development phase, a second one to finance the activity

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Master of Arts – Creative Production + Screen Finance 28.04.2017

The Institute of Art, Design + Technology are delighted to announce an exciting new Masters which is highly relevant for film, TV and industry professionals. Course Information Equip yourself to become a creative and entrepreneurial producer of the future and gain practical in-depth knowledge of the film, TV and animation industries. What is it? Simply