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Director Shadowing Placements



Date Posted: May 30, 2018

Northern Ireland Screen is seeking expressions of interest from Northern Ireland resident directors working in live factual or fiction genres through live action or animation for potential paid placements on productions based in Northern Ireland. The aim of the scheme is to create pathways for new and emerging talent by enabling directors to ‘step up’ from short films to longer form projects.

The criteria for participation is listed below:

Sector Criteria 1 Criteria 2
Factual sector 3 short factual films [1 unfunded, 2 funded) *
Creative Animation 2 short animation films [funded through an Irish or UK public body or a Creative Animation film
Childrens’ TV Drama 3 short films [1 unfunded, 2 funded) *
Independent Film 3 short films [1 unfunded, 2 funded) *
UK Network TV Drama 3 short films [1 unfunded, 2 funded) * 1 Feature film
Large scale Production 3 short films [1 unfunded, 2 funded) * 1 feature film and 1 TV Drama OR 2 Features.

 

 

For application details, click here.

The closing date for applications is Friday 1st June 2018.

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