Boosting Our Economy - Celebrating Our Culture - Enhancing Our Children's Education

Boosting Our Economy - Celebrating Our Culture - Enhancing Our Children's Education

News and Events - General

17
Jan

Two Minute Masterpiece returns

17/01/19

Two Minute Masterpiece is back – only this time it’s bigger and better! Looking to build on the success of the previous Two Minute Masterpiece projects where BBC NI funds emerging film talent, […]

Read More

09
Jan

Global Game Jam 2019 to take place at Farset Labs

09/01/19

Farset Labs will be hosting the Belfast site of the international hackathon “Global Game Jam” for its 7th year, with support from Northern Ireland Screen. The jam runs from Friday 25 to Sunday […]

Read More

09
Jan

Northern Ireland filmmaker Chris Kelly nominated for Outstanding Debut at 2019 BAFTAS

09/01/19

Northern Ireland man Chris Kelly has been nominated in the Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer category at the 2019 EE BAFTAS for his feature documentary, A Cambodian Spring. The […]

Read More

08
Jan

ScreenSkills Children’s TV Skills Fund presents ‘Get the Knowledge’

08/01/19

GET THE KNOWLEDGE, BELFAST Saturday 26th January – Sunday 27th January Supported by the ScreenSkills Children’s TV Skills Fund with contributions from UK children’s TV productions, and delivered by Grand Scheme Media, GET THE […]

Read More

02
Jan

DSP Writers Conference 2019 – Call for Submissions

02/01/19

Darlow Smithson Productions, in partnership with Northern Ireland Screen, would like to hear from writers interested in writing for returnable TV drama series, in advance of its Writers Conference to be held in […]

Read More

02
Jan

Northern Ireland Screen looks back at an action-packed year for the screen industries

02/01/19

What have Channel 4’s biggest comedy launch in five years, Sky Atlantic’s highest ever viewership and BBC One’s biggest Tuesday night drama launch of 2018 all got in common? They are all projects […]

Read More

20
Dec

Northern Ireland Screen hosting talk with Dolby

20/12/18

Northern Ireland Screen is hosting a talk with Dolby to examine how developers can integrate Dolby Atmos using the Microsoft Spatial Audio Platform to further understand the general capabilities of spatial audio. The […]

Read More

18
Dec

Health and Safety & Emergency First Aid Course

18/12/18

Northern Ireland Screen will run an Emergency First Aid at Work 1 day course on Monday 14th January (venue tbc). The qualification obtained at the end of this day long course is valid […]

Read More

18
Dec

Submissions now open for 2019 Galway Film Fleadh

18/12/18

Feature film submissions are now open for the 31stGalway Film Fleadh, taking place between 9th– 14thJuly, 2019. The Film Fleadh is Ireland’s leading film festival, known internationally as the discovery place of New Irish […]

Read More

11
Dec

Virtual Reality Audience Testing by Digital Catapult

11/12/18

Digital Catapult is hosting a Virtual Reality Audience Testing event at the Immersive Lab in Ormeau Baths on Thursday 13th December at 12pm. Come experience the history of the cosmos through virtual reality at […]

Read More

11
Dec

Torvill & Dean, Christmas Day at 9.15pm on ITV

11/12/18

Starring Will Tudor (Game Of Thrones, Humans) and Poppy Lee Friar (Ackley Bridge, In The Club) as the iconic leads, ITV’s one-off feature-length film explores Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean’s early years and […]

Read More

11
Dec

Production Accounts Training Course

11/12/18

This programme is supported by ScreenSkills using National Lottery funds awarded by the BFI as part of the Future Skills programme.  Tue 15th Jan 2019 £200 + VAT + booking fee Participants may […]

Read More

10
Dec

Irish Film Festa 2019 Seeking Short Film Submissions

10/12/18

The 12th Irish Film Festa, which will take place in March 2019 at the Casa del Cinema in Rome, is now open to submissions for short films from Ireland. In order to be eligible for IRISH FILM FESTA […]

Read More

10
Dec

Waddell Media celebrates 30 years of programme making

10/12/18

Northern Ireland’s first independent production company Waddell Media celebrated 30 years of programme making at The Orpheus, Belfast recently (6 December). Surrounded by colleagues from the now thriving creative industries in Northern Ireland, […]

Read More

10
Dec

Winter is coming…TBL International brings GAME OF THRONES: THE TOURING EXHIBITION to Belfast

10/12/18

Call your bannermen … TBL International is bringing HBO® Licensing & Retail and GES Events’ GAME OF THRONES: The Touring Exhibition to TEC Belfast, Northern Ireland for its debut visit to UK and […]

Read More

10
Dec

Fired Up Films and eOne goes for The Kill

10/12/18

Belfast-based Fired Up Films, helmed by Jon-Barrie Waddell and Simon Howley has announced a string of new scripted projects as they continue to make strong headway within their first year of business. Earlier […]

Read More

06
Dec

Canada-Northern Ireland projects receive over £112,000 in funding

06/12/18

Northern Ireland Screen and The Canada Media Fund announced today an investment of over £112,000 (CAD$192,000) to support the co-development of audiovisual content under the Canada-Northern Ireland Codevelopment Incentive for Audiovisual Projects. This […]

Read More

05
Dec

An Introduction to Art Department – Belfast Design Mill

05/12/18

Monday 21st January 2019, 9.30am to 4.30pm at The Belfast Design Mill Innovation Factory, Belfast Cost – £169. The perfect course for beginners, ‘An Introduction to Art Department’ is exactly that. This course is […]

Read More

05
Dec

The Film Graphics Workshop – Belfast Design Mill

05/12/18

Wednesday 23rd & Thursday 24th January 2019, 9.30am to 4.30pm at the Belfast Design Mill Innovation Factory, Belfast Cost – £399. This 2-day workshop is a comprehensive look at the world of graphic […]

Read More

03
Dec

Killian Scott and Sarah Greene lead Dublin Murders

03/12/18

Killian Scott (Strike) and Sarah Greene (Penny Dreadful) are detectives Rob Reilly and Cassie Maddox in Dublin Murders, a new psychological crime thriller for BBC One, Starz and RTÉ with support from Northern […]

Read More

03
Dec

My Family Secrets Revealed on Channel 4, Monday 3rd December at 1pm

03/12/18

Big Mountain is delighted to announce that its 15-part hour long series My Family Secrets Revealed premieres on Channel 4  on Monday 3rd December.  The series, which offers the British public a chance to […]

Read More

29
Nov

Jannine Waddell receives MBE from Prince William  

29/11/18

Jannine Waddell, Managing Director of Waddell Media received her MBE for services to independent television production in Northern Ireland from Prince William at Buckingham Palace today. Jannine Waddell says: “I am delighted to receive this […]

Read More

29
Nov

Groundbreakers – Helen Waddell: Living The Past

29/11/18

Best-selling author Kate Mosse reveals how Ulster-Scots writer Helen Waddell has influenced her, and uncovers the fascinating story of how Waddell’s life and work intertwined. Groundbreakers – Helen Waddell: Living The Past was […]

Read More

28
Nov

Foyle Film Festival Announces 2018 Light in Motion Competition Winners

28/11/18

The 31st Foyle Film Festival concluded on Sunday night (25th November) with the announcement of the Light in Motion competition winners at Brunswick Moviebowl. The Foyle Film Festival is one of only a […]

Read More

27
Nov

Mrs Wilson tonight at 9pm on BBC One

27/11/18

Award-winning actress Ruth Wilson stars in Mrs Wilson, a new original series for BBC One, co-produced with Masterpiece based on the life of her own grandmother. The three-part drama begins tonight, Tuesday 27th […]

Read More

© 2019 Northern Ireland Screen. All Rights Reserved