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News and Events - Film Education

13
Mar

Belfast Film Festival gears up for its strongest year yet as 19th programme is launched

13/03/19

A record number of people are expected to attend the Belfast Film Festival, which will launch today in the Black Box in Belfast. The festival will take place from 11th April to 20th […]

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05
Mar

Cinemagic launches ‘On The Pulse’ short film season with 30 events to inspire young people throughout March

05/03/19

Cinemagic Film and Television Festival for Young People has launched ‘On The Pulse’, its inaugural short film season set to run throughout March 2019. The initiative is supported by the Department for Communities […]

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01
Mar

‘Reel’ Representation in Foyle Film Festival’s 2019 Intercultural & Anti-Racism Programme 2019

01/03/19

A curated selection of films from across the world highlighting diversity and equality will screen in Derry~Londonderry this month as part of the Foyle Film Festival’s Intercultural & Anti-Racism programme. Running from Friday […]

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01
Mar

Royal Television Society announces Northern Ireland Student Television Awards nominees for 2019

01/03/19

Kieran Doherty, Chair of RTS NI and joint MD of Stellify Media; Bernard McCloskey, Head of Education, Northern Ireland Screen; Eden Wilson, keynote speaker from UTV and Aidan Browne, Chair of RTS NI […]

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02
Jan

ScreenWorks launched to help young people get into the screen industries

02/01/19

ScreenWorks, a ground-breaking new partnership between Northern Ireland Screen and Into Film, will give young people aged 16 to 19 who want to pursue a career in the industry the chance to gain […]

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27
Nov

CCEA Moving Image Arts Showcase and Awards 2018

27/11/18

It was lights, camera and action as Northern Ireland’s young film-makers demonstrated their creative skills at the Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment’s (CCEA’s) annual Moving Image Arts Showcase. 22 Moving Image […]

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01
Nov

Finding new talent and developing skills with BBC Academy’s Digital Cities Belfast Week

01/11/18

BBC Academy’s Digital Cities Belfast Week  (#DigiBelfast) returns this autumn from Tuesday 6 November until Friday 16 November with a series of free events and workshops aimed at finding new talent, developing skills […]

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22
Oct

Northern Ireland Screen launches Foundation Academy for Animation

22/10/18

Animation is a major growth area in the creative industries in Northern Ireland; in response to the high demand for skills and local talent, Northern Ireland Screen has launched a Foundation Academy for […]

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17
Oct

Cinematic Adventure for Students as Foyle Film Festival’s Education Programme Launches

17/10/18

As Foyle Film Festival gets ready for its annual celebration of cinema and screen, the launch of this year’s dedicated education programme promises 10 days of cinematic adventures for children and young people […]

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13
Sep

Cinemagic Film Festival Set To Illuminate Belfast This Autumn

13/09/18

The 29th Cinemagic Film and Television Festival for Young People, in association with Hagan Homes, returns to Belfast this October and November 2018, jam-packed with over 200 events and creative opportunities to inspire […]

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20
Aug

Networkshops 2018

20/08/18

Northern Ireland Screen is pleased to launch a series of Networkshops to take place in Autumn/Winter 2018. These respected industry workshops will take place over a three-week period and are open to new […]

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08
Aug

BFI Film Academy 2018/19 running at Nerve Belfast

08/08/18

Nerve Belfast is looking for committed and enthusiastic young people between the ages of 16 and 19 to be a part of the BFI Film Academy 2018/19 Network Programme delivered by Nerve Belfast […]

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19
Jul

Cinemagic on the search for Cinemagic Young Filmmaker 2018

19/07/18

The #CYF2018 – Cinemagic Young Filmmaker 2018 competition is now open for entries.  All types of film will be considered; fact, fiction, comedy, drama, news programme or documentary, as long as it is […]

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29
Jun

Galway Film Fleadh Announce Masterclasses

29/06/18

The Galway Film Fleadh is delighted to announce Masterclasses with Andrew Scott, Madeleine Olnek and Ed Solomon. The Masterclasses offer a unique chance to learn from experts in their respective fields, in an intimate engaging environment. The much-acclaimed Irish actor Andrew Scott, who has starred […]

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28
Jun

Applications are now open for 2018/19 BFI Film Academy courses

28/06/18

Open to young people from anywhere in the UK and from any background, the BFI Film Academy offers a real chance for talented 16-19-year-olds to be part of our future film industry. The […]

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17
Apr

BFI Film Academy graduates showcase their work to UK film industry

17/04/18

Following the Department for Education (DFE) in England’s £2m investment in the future of the successful BFI Film Academy, 66 talented new graduates today premiered their work at a special Graduation ceremony at BFI […]

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06
Apr

Cinemagic’s ‘Making the Move’ project helps P7 students prepare to transition from primary to post-primary school

06/04/18

Cinemagic is delivering an innovative,  ‘Making the Move’ project that uses the skills gained from film making, film reviewing and mindfulness to address and alleviate any fears Year 7 students may have about […]

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28
Mar

RTS NI announces winners of Student Television Award 2018

28/03/18

The Royal Television Society Northern Ireland (RTS NI) Student Television Awards Winners were announced last week in Belfast at an awards ceremony hosted by TV presenter Judith Hill, with the Joe McKinney memorial […]

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12
Mar

Submissions now open for Foyle Film Festival Light in Motion Competition

12/03/18

Foyle Film Festival, Northern Ireland’s only Oscar®­­­–affiliated film festival, is now accepting submissions for the 31st edition of the festival, which will run 16-25 November 2018 The prestigious Light In Motion (LIM) competition, […]

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09
Mar

Cinemagic Ambassadors from Northern Ireland jet off to take part in Cinemagic Film and Television Festival for young people in Los Angeles

09/03/18

Nine young Cinemagic ambassadors from Northern Ireland are jetting off to take part in the Cinemagic Film and Television Festival for Young People in Los Angeles (9-19 March 2018). The group of aspiring […]

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06
Mar

Survey into Impact of AS/A-Level Moving Image Arts on the NI Creative Industries

06/03/18

Did you study Moving Image Arts at school or college? If so, we want to hear from you. Northern Ireland Screen, in collaboration with Queen’s University Belfast, is undertaking a significant research study […]

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27
Feb

Foyle Film Festival’s Intercultural and Anti-Racism Programme Puts the Spotlight on Global Issues

27/02/18

Over 30 acclaimed and award-winning films exploring issues of race, representation and diversity will be screened as part of the Foyle Film Festival’s annual Intercultural and Anti-Racism Programme in Derry~Londonderry next month. From Tuesday […]

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28
Nov

Early Bird Deadline for 18th Belfast Film Festival Submissions

28/11/17

The Belfast Film Festival runs from Thursday 12th – Saturday 21st April 2018 and is open for submissions to its three competition strands (Short Film/Short Documentary Film/Maysles Brothers Award) as well as the […]

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27
Nov

Foyle Film Festival Announces 2017 Light In Motion Competition Winners

27/11/17

The 30th Foyle Film Festival drew to a close last night (Sunday 26 November) with the announcement of the Light in Motion competition winners in Derry~Londonderry. The festival is one of only a handful […]

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24
Nov

Young film-makers celebrated on the big screen

24/11/17

It was lights, camera and action as Northern Ireland’s young film-makers showcased their creative skills at this year’s Moving Image Arts Showcase.  The annual 2-day event brought a range of films that included […]

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