Screen Training Ireland and Animation Skillnet announce Animation and VFX Graduate Traineeship and Symposium 2017

Posted: 9th October 2017

Screen Training Ireland, and Animation Skillnet announce the Animation and VFX Graduate Traineeship 2017/18.  To coincide with the launch of the Graduate Traineeship Programme for the Irish Animation and VFX sectors there will be a two day symposium packed full of exciting talks and masterclass...

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Colm Tóibín-Penned Return to Montauk, Released in Irish Cinemas Today, 6 October

Posted: 6th October 2017

Marking the first original screenplay from renowned Irish author, Colm Tóibín, Irish co-production, Return to Montauk, is released in Irish cinemas today, Friday, 6 October. Directed by Volker Schloendorff, the film previous screened in Competition at the 67th Berlinale earlier th...

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Four Irish Actors and one Producer Highlighted as Talent to Watch As Part of Screen International Stars of Tomorrow 2017

Posted: 4th October 2017

Four Irish actors and one Irish producer have been chosen as “Stars of Tomorrow” in the international film bible publication Screen International. The prestigious line-up announced this morning includes Seána Kerslake (A Date for Mad Mary), Fionn O’Shea (Handsome Devil), Pad...

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New Irish Film, The Cured, Starring Tom Vaughan-Lawlor Wins International Prize Following Major Sales at TIFF

Posted: 29th September 2017

Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (IFB) congratulates the team behind David Freyne's The Cured, which scooped Best Horror Feature at Fantastic Film Fest in Austin, Texas. Starring Tom Vaughan-Lawlor, Sam Keeley and Ellen Page, the horror recently screened at the To...

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