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News and Events

17
Sep

Film and TV Production Restart Scheme

17/09/20

On 28 July, the Culture Secretary announced the launch of a Government-backed £500m scheme for UK film and TV productions struggling to get insurance for Covid-related costs. The Film and TV Production Restart Scheme will […]

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16
Sep

PIXIE to be released on Friday 23rd October

16/09/20

Paramount Pictures will release PIXIE in cinemas across Ireland on Friday 23rd October. PIXIE was filmed on location in Northern Ireland with funding from Northern Ireland Screen. Pixie (Cooke) wants to avenge her […]

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16
Sep

Mental Fitness Workshop

16/09/20

The film industry is a buzzing environment to work in and is one that constantly challenges and pushes us to our creative and physical edge. But how do we look after ourselves to […]

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16
Sep

Bridging the Gap zoom surgeries

16/09/20

Bridging the Gap is one of the leading documentary new talent initiatives in the UK, offering documentary development training, a cash budget, production support, and up to one year of international festival distribution. […]

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15
Sep

Vacancy – Office Assistant Intern

15/09/20

Northern Ireland Screen requires a highly motivated Office Assistant who will act as the first point of contact for many people either visiting or contacting Northern Ireland Screen. While the post carries administrative […]

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15
Sep

A world of cinema at your fingertips – Cinemagic Film Festival is going virtual this October

15/09/20

The 31st Cinemagic International Film Festival for young people will present a month-long programme of unmissable online opportunities for children, families, young adults and young filmmakers. The festival will offer a small series […]

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14
Sep

Derry Halloween Festival seeks contributors

14/09/20

Derry Halloween Festival 2020 will run from 28th October – 1st November. This home-grown festival created by the people of the city 34 years ago offers visitors a unique and authentic experience, drawing […]

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14
Sep

BFI network X BAFTA Crew applications are now open!

14/09/20

BFI network X BAFTA Crew are calling all writers, directors & producers working towards their first feature, TV, or online commission and emerging craft and technical talent across all key roles within production […]

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11
Sep

Passing of John D. Schofield

11/09/20

We were so sorry to hear of the death on 30 July of John D. Schofield. A lot of you will not have heard of John but if you have ever worked on […]

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11
Sep

Inertial Drift from Level 91 Entertainment released today

11/09/20

Today is the official release of Inertial Drift, the arcade racer game from Northern Ireland indie developer Level 91 Entertainment. Developed with funding from Northern Ireland Screen and published by PQube, the game […]

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11
Sep

Joe Mahon returns in a beautiful new UTV series about Lough Foyle

11/09/20

Joe Mahon returns to UTV on Monday 21st September in a brand new series LOUGH FOYLE, a television travelogue series featuring the history, natural environment and cultural heritage of the Foyle catchment area, […]

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10
Sep

Celtic Media Festival announces call for entries with two new categories

10/09/20

Celtic Media Festival today opened the call for entries for the 2021 Torc Awards for Excellence, taking place next year in Quimper, Brittany. The Celtic Media Festival honours the best in Celtic programming […]

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10
Sep

Vacancy – Youth Executive

10/09/20

As part of the ongoing partnership agreement with the BBC, Northern Ireland Screen are moving to the second year of a skills development programme in partnership with BBCNI for a Youth Executive.  The […]

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08
Sep

Wildfire selected for 2020 BFI London Film Festival

08/09/20

The BFI London Film Festival has unveiled the full programme for its 2020 physical-virtual hybrid edition, with 58 features playing to audiences across the UK from October 7-18 with Cathy Brady’s Wildfire screening virtually on […]

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08
Sep

My Left Nut nominated for Broadcast Digital Award

08/09/20

My Left Nut, a comedy drama written by local newcomers Michael Patrick and Oisín Kearney for BBC Three has been nominated for a Broadcast Digital Award in the Best Drama Programme category. The […]

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07
Sep

Digital Cities Virtual: 22 – 24 September 2020

07/09/20

BBC Academy’s Digital Cities will be returning as Digital Cities Virtual in 2020-2021, with a not-to-be missed monthly series of FREE events for the creative industries. Digital Cities Virtual will take place from Tuesday […]

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07
Sep

Afro-Mic Productions announces Adrian Dunbar as presenter for new Channel 5 series Scenic Ireland

07/09/20

Afro-Mic Productions has confirmed Irish actor Adrian Dunbar as the presenter of their new Channel 5 series Scenic Ireland. In this two-part series, funded by Northern Ireland Screen, the Line of Duty star, […]

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04
Sep

Brenda Romero to speak at Future Tuesdays

04/09/20

Future Screens NI will welcome industry trailblazer and BAFTA winner Brenda Romero to speak at Future Tuesdays on 15th September.  Brenda will be speaking on the hidden histories of the women who made […]

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04
Sep

Paper Owl Films – Casting Call for Ladybird and Bee / Bóín Dé agus Beach

04/09/20

26 x 2min programmes RTÉJr. For bestie beasties, Ladybird & Bee, Wild Meadow is the whole world. This funny little series mixes charming storytelling with the universe of narrative potential that is the […]

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04
Sep

Four Irish Language Broadcast Fund projects nominated for 2020 Oireachtas Communications Awards

04/09/20

The Oireachtas today announced the shortlist for the Oireachtas Communications Awards 2020. Northern Ireland Screen is delighted to see that four projects supported by its Irish Language Broadcast Fund are among the list […]

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03
Sep

BFI, Albert and Arup launch ‘a screen new deal – a route map to sustainable film production’

03/09/20

‘First of its kind’ report proposes a step-change in the way the industry operates and sets out a route map to help film production transition to net zero emissions by 2050 in line […]

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03
Sep

Two Minute Masterpiece animated short films now available on BBC iPlayer

03/09/20

The successful short films from this year’s Two Minute Masterpiece, in partnership with BBC Arts and Northern Ireland Screen, are now live on BBC iPlayer. Six films were commissioned based on the theme ‘Connection’ […]

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02
Sep

Volunteer led Newcastle Community Cinema launches short film competition

02/09/20

Newcastle Community Cinema (NCC) has been at the forefront of delivering a rich programme of films and documentaries to the movie lovers of South Down for over 10 years now, and as lockdown […]

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02
Sep

RTS NI 2020 Programme Awards open for entries

02/09/20

The Royal Television Society (RTS) launched its 2020 Programme Awards for the Northern Ireland creative industries. The winners will be announced at a virtual awards ceremony hosted by Patrick Kielty on Thursday 12th […]

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02
Sep

Vacancy – BAI Cataloguer

02/09/20

Funded and supported by the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland through its Archiving Scheme 2 and the Department for Communities (DfC), Northern Ireland Screen – in partnership with the Public Record Office of Northern […]

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