BAI and IFB Report Calls for Government Policy on Training for the Film, Television and Animation Sector and the Strengthening of the National Agency for Screen Training

Posted: 6th September 2017

A strengthened national agency focusing on training and skills for the Irish film, television and animation industries is needed to provide the strategic foundation for skills development in the audio-visual sector, in order to drive growth. This is one of five key recommendations from a Crowe Horwa...

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Seven IFB Films Heading to BFI London Film Festival

Posted: 5th September 2017

Seven IFB-funded titles have been selected to screen at the prestigious BFI London Film Festival (LFF) which takes place in the city from 4–15 October. Yorgos Lanthimos’ The Killing of a Sacred Deer and Nora Twomey’s The Breadwinner will both receive Gala screen...

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Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board Re-Opens International Production Fund With a Focus on Regional Development

Posted: 4th September 2017

Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (IFB) has announced the reopening of the Fiction: Live Action International Production Fund, to assist Irish producers in attracting major international film and television projects to undertake production in Ireland.  The fund wi...

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Screen Training Ireland’s Immersive Content Creation Programme Now Open For Applications

Posted: 1st September 2017

Tutors: Michel Reilhac, Submarine Channel Tanya Laird, Digital Jam/VR Writers Room Paul Bouchard, Wide Film Sales, France Camille Donegan, Creative Tech Producer Sarah Lynch, Composer Fiona Kilkelly, Innovate UK Jeremy Dalton, VR/AR Specialist, PWC Nikki Lanne...

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