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News and Events

22
Mar

RTS NI announces shortlist for this year’s Student Television Awards

22/03/22

The Royal Television Society Northern Ireland (RTS NI) is delighted to announce the nominations for this year’s Student Television Awards, supported by Northern Ireland Screen and the Department for Communities. Now in its […]

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21
Mar

The Film and TV Charity unites with industry changemakers who are calling time for change on mental health

21/03/22

The Film and TV Charity has launched The Whole Picture Toolkit: For Mentally Healthy Productions as part of the next phase of its 12-month behaviour change campaign to redefine working culture in the film and […]

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18
Mar

Production coordinator training programme for unscripted TV

18/03/22

Media Career Advice, in partnership with ScreenSkills, has launched an online version of its Production Co-ordinator Training Programme for Unscripted TV from Monday 9th – Thursday 12th May and Monday 16th May. Production management offers an […]

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18
Mar

Finance Officer vacancy

18/03/22

We are recruiting a Finance Officer to join our team. The successful applicant must have experience of working in a fast-paced organisation and at least 3 years’ experience in a finance setting with […]

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18
Mar

BBC Three and BBC NI confirm a second instalment of full-throttle agri-challenge series, The Fast and the Farmer-ish

18/03/22

BBC Three, in partnership with BBC Northern Ireland and supported by Northern Ireland Screen, have announced the competitive tractor-racing format, The Fast and The Farmer-ish, produced by Alleycats will return for a second series. Fronted […]

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18
Mar

The Derry first trailer is released for Channel 4 comedy’s Derry Girls series 3

18/03/22

Channel 4 has released the first look of the long awaited third and final series of the critically acclaimed, award-winning Derry Girls. As fans of the hit series know by now Derry Girls is the […]

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16
Mar

Beidh Aonach Amárach returns for its 4th series

16/03/22

The popular Irish Language Broadcast Fund agricultural show, Beidh Aonach Amárach, returns for its 4th series on Wednesday 23rd March at 8:30pm on TG4 and Monday 11th April at 10pm on BBC Two Northern Ireland. The series was produced by Strident […]

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16
Mar

RETìníZE closes £2 million seed investment round led by Sure Valley Ventures

16/03/22

RETìníZE Limited, the award-winning creative-tech company based in Belfast, has closed a £2 million seed round led by Sure Valley Ventures, the founder-led VC firm that invests in high growth software companies. RETìníZE […]

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15
Mar

Producer workshop

15/03/22

Northern Ireland Screen is hosting an online session for new and emerging writers, directors and producers on Monday 18th April at 11am. The session will cover drama production and the role of the […]

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14
Mar

Call for networkshop tutors

14/03/22

We are seeking to appoint freelance workshop tutors to provide seminar delivery services for our Networkshops series across the factual, fiction and animation sectors. We require the speakers to have detailed insight and […]

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14
Mar

New series of Lightning begins on BBC Two today

14/03/22

A new series of the popular game show Lightning airs weekdays from today (Monday 14th March) on BBC Two at 6:30pm. Produced by Belfast-based Nice One Productions and Fizz TV, comedian Zoe Lyons […]

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14
Mar

Wins at IFTA, BAFTA and Critics Choice for Northern Ireland projects and talent

14/03/22

It was an award-winning weekend for Northern Ireland projects and talent as they collectively took home five IFTAs, one BAFTA and three Critics Choice Awards following star-studded ceremonies in Dublin (virtually), London and […]

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11
Mar

Call for freelance location scouting services

11/03/22

We are creating a framework of freelance location scouts to provide a location scouting service for prospective TV and film productions. This will involve reading scripts, preparing location breakdowns and discussing location briefs […]

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11
Mar

Opportunity for mentors at The Pixel Mill

11/03/22

We are looking for experienced freelancers from the video game industry to provide mentoring services at our collaborative co-working space for game developers, The Pixel Mill. The role will involve meeting with gaming companies […]

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11
Mar

Doineann to have its TV premiere on BBC Two NI and TG4

11/03/22

Doineann, the first Irish language feature film shot entirely in Northern Ireland, gets its television premiere on Sunday 13th March at 10pm on BBC Two Northern Ireland and Monday 21st March at 9.30pm […]

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11
Mar

CINE Outreach and Access Manager vacancy

11/03/22

As part of its ongoing work to address the impact of COVID-19, the Department for Communities in consultation with colleagues and sectoral bodies, has designed an Employment and Skills Initiative grants-based scheme called […]

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11
Mar

Celebrate St Patrick’s Day with ILBF concert on BBC Two NI & TG4

11/03/22

In Ceiliúradh na Féile Pádraig, Brian Kennedy, Liam Ó Maonlaí, Fiachna Ó Braonáin and Clare Sands are among the cast of singers and musicians coming together for a special St Patrick’s Day (Thursday […]

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11
Mar

Young Plato, a new documentary about how philosophy is changing lives at Belfast Primary School is in cinemas now

11/03/22

A Primary School in Belfast’s Ardoyne housing estates invokes the wisdom of the ancient Greek philosophers to fight poverty, drug dealers and the IRA–restoring hope in the heart of a battered community. Young […]

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10
Mar

European Games Co-production Market call for applications

10/03/22

Are you struggling with the completion of your financing? Do you need a specific expertise? Do you want to access European talents? Do you want to have a better international exposure? Or on […]

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09
Mar

Kayakers cross the River Erne in new ILBF series

09/03/22

Old friends Cormac Ó hÁdhmaill and Antaine Ó Donnaile undertake an epic kayaking adventure on the River Erne in a new Irish Language Broadcast Fund series, Buachaillí Ón Éirne. Made by Macha Media […]

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08
Mar

BBC Northern Ireland and Northern Ireland Screen announce new employment and skills initiative with Minister for Communities

08/03/22

BBC Northern Ireland and Northern Ireland Screen today announced a new initiative which aims to broaden access to the screen and creative industries at entry level. The Creative Industries New Entrants programme (CINE) […]

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08
Mar

Fourth On the Pulse short film festival returns to venues this March

08/03/22

The 4th Cinemagic On the Pulse short film festival returns to venues throughout Belfast this March. After a fully digital edition last year the festival is delighted to return to live events and cinema-based screenings […]

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08
Mar

Tranzfuser competition is open for applications

08/03/22

Teams of graduates from across the UK are invited to apply to their nearest Tranzfuser Local Hub to be in with a chance of securing a place on the only nationwide game dev […]

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07
Mar

Exploring aspects of THEME in scriptwriting seminar

07/03/22

We are hosting a seminar in Exploring aspects of THEME in scriptwriting with Franz Rodenkirchen on Thursday 24th March at 5:30pm – 8pm on Zoom. One of the most complex, yet very useful concepts in film dramaturgy […]

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07
Mar

Office Assistant vacancy

07/03/22

We have an exciting opportunity for an Office Assistant, who will perform a vital role within the organisation and attain exposure to all areas of the screen industries based in Northern Ireland. This post […]

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