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News and Events

25
Aug

Animotive Shorts Scheme

25/08/21

We have launched an animation/VR pitching competition for entry level filmmakers currently working in the animation and interactive sector. The competition will run in association with Retinize, the Belfast based immersive tech studio. […]

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25
Aug

Stephen Fingleton’s Nightride selected for TIFF’s Industry Selects

25/08/21

Stephen Fingleton’s Nightride has been selected as part of Toronto International Film Festival’s (TIFF) Industry Selects, a curated selection of global films beyond the official selection that are available for sale at the festival. Nightride is […]

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23
Aug

New series of Mastermind begins tonight on BBC Two

23/08/21

The new series of Mastermind, hosted by Clive Myrie, starts tonight (Monday 23rd August) at 7:30pm on BBC Two. The game show is produced by Hat Trick and Hindsight Productions with support from Northern Ireland […]

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23
Aug

Storylining for TV Drama seminar with Vicki Bunce

23/08/21

We are hosting an online seminar about Storylining in TV Drama with Vicki Bunce on Saturday 11th September from 12pm – 2pm. In this seminar you will learn: What storylining is How does a […]

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20
Aug

Company placement trainee opportunity for an Audio Editor

20/08/21

We are running a skills development programme as part of our COMPANY PLACEMENT SCHEME called Trainee Audio Editor 2021.  The programme will provide a training opportunity for one person with Keeney & Stronge Ltd. This is a paid […]

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20
Aug

XRX development programme

20/08/21

XRX is a new programme aimed at supporting companies working on innovative ideas within the XR industry. The programme, which is being delivered in partnership by Northern Ireland Screen, Future Screens NI and Digital […]

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20
Aug

Sixteen South’s Odo airs on Channel 5’s Milkshake!

20/08/21

Odo, a pre-school programme that follows the adventures of an owl, will air on Saturdays and Sundays at 7:40am on Channel 5’s Milkshake! The 52 x 7’ hand-drawn 2.5D animation, is a co-production between Sixteen South and Letko and […]

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18
Aug

Screen Academies release upcoming programmes

18/08/21

Screen Academies have released new dates for its workshops across animation, VFX and game development. The Foundation Academy for Animation The Foundation Academy for Animation is open to any young person aged 16-19 throughout […]

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12
Aug

Company placement trainee opportunity for a Production Assistant

12/08/21

We are running a skills development programme as part of our COMPANY PLACEMENT SCHEME called Production Assistant 2021. The programme will provide a training opportunity for one person with Dog Ears. This is a paid placement scheme (Real […]

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06
Aug

Pixel Mill Workshop – Boosting Game Development through Production

06/08/21

The Pixel Mill is hosting a workshop on Boosting Game Development Through Production with Davy Johnstone, Senior Producer, CCP. The workshop will take place on Friday 3rd September from 1pm – 3pm and will be […]

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05
Aug

The Pixel Mill Workshop – Game Design for Live Ops

05/08/21

The Pixel Mill is hosting a workshop on Game Design for Live Ops with Linzi Campbell, Senior Game Designer, CCP. The workshop will take place on Friday 3rd September from 10am-12 noon and will be […]

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05
Aug

Waddell Media’s new series with Siobhán McSweeney airs on More4

05/08/21

Siobhán McSweeney, a star of Channel 4’s Derry Girls, had barely set foot in Northern Ireland before filming the hit comedy show. After falling in love with the landscape she’s taking to her […]

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04
Aug

Northern Ireland shorts selected for screening at EIFF

04/08/21

The 74th Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) takes place at the heart of Edinburgh’s festival season, between 18th and 25th August, and presents a fantastic programme of feature and short films celebrating the […]

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04
Aug

Docs Ireland returns with five days of True Stories on the Big Screen

04/08/21

Policing, justice and political activism are just some of the highly topical themes of Docs Ireland, the international documentary film festival which returns to Belfast from Wednesday 25th – Sunday 29th August. The […]

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03
Aug

Studio21 script competition opens for entries

03/08/21

The seventh edition of The Studio21 Drama Series Script Competition (#studio21scriptcomp – formerly the C21 Drama Series Script Competition) has opened for entries. They are looking for a pilot script for an international […]

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03
Aug

Heritage 2022 Cataloguer vacancy

03/08/21

We are recruiting a Heritage 2022 Cataloguer to join our Digital Film Archive team. The successful applicant will undertake relevant aspects of work including research, selection, rights clearance, metadata and any other requirements to supply […]

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30
Jul

Boys From County Hell in cinemas on 6th August

30/07/21

Chris Baugh’s Boys From County Hell, the ultimate Dracula ‘origin story’, will open in cinemas across the UK and Ireland next Friday, 6th August. Filmed entirely on location in Northern Ireland with support […]

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30
Jul

Gealán – feature drama initiative call for submissions

30/07/21

The ILBF, BBC Gaeilge & TG4 are seeking ideas for Gealán – the feature length Irish language drama initiative.  Doineann, which premiered at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh was the first project to come from this […]

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27
Jul

Fired Up Films’ Myth and Mogul: John Delorean on Netflix

27/07/21

Northern Ireland indie Fired Up Films has secured its debut Netflix commission, a limited series investigating the infamous automotive maverick John Z DeLorean who manufactured his iconic gull wing sports car in war […]

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26
Jul

DeLorean documentary shortlisted for Grierson Awards

26/07/21

The Grierson Trust recently announced the shortlist for the 2021 British Documentary Awards in association with All3Media and Digital Broadcast Partners, Little Dot Studios. The 2021 shortlist features some of the most talked-about […]

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26
Jul

Free horror filmmaking programme for 12-16 year olds

26/07/21

The Horror! filmmaking programme Learn how to create your own Horror Film using SFX make-up and filmmaking techniques with the latest programme from Making the Future. Are you aged 12-16, based in Northern […]

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26
Jul

Success for Northern Ireland talent at the 2021 Galway Film Fleadh

26/07/21

On Sunday 25th July the Galway Film Fleadh came to a close, we are delighted that projects filmed in Northern Ireland and funded by Northern Ireland Screen were among the prestigious list of winners […]

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23
Jul

Director and Producer Shadowing opportunity

23/07/21

We are seeking applications from Northern Ireland resident short film directors and producers for Director and Producer Shadowing opportunities on network TV drama (including children’s TV drama), animation, factual entertainment, independent films and large-scale productions. The […]

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22
Jul

Cinemagic Career Crafts programme

22/07/21

Many well-known faces from the world of TV and film will over the next couple of weeks, host masterclasses as part of Cinemagic’s Career Crafts programme. Running as part of the acclaimed film […]

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21
Jul

Looking to grow your indie? Apply to Pact Future30

21/07/21

UK screen sector trade body Pact is looking for 30 of the UK’s most exciting emerging production and distribution indies to take part in its brand new development scheme, Future30. The selected indies […]

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