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06
Feb

Outcome of the competitive tender to produce Mastermind and Celebrity Mastermind

06/02/19

A joint bid from independent producers Hat Trick and Hindsight has won the competitive tender to produce Mastermind and Celebrity Mastermind. The programme was previously produced from Salford and will now move to […]

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05
Feb

Belfast Met Film and Television School Now Accepting Applications

05/02/19

The recently launched Belfast Met Film and Television School at the E3 campus is now accepting applications across a range of Level 5 Courses in Film and TV, Journalism, VFX, and Motion Graphics. […]

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31
Jan

Northern Irish film GAZA has its World Premiere at Sundance Film Festival

31/01/19

An astonishing film co-produced by Belfast-based Fine Point Films has had its world premiere at Sundance Film Festival. It is the first time a Belfast-based documentary company has premiered a film at the […]

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30
Jan

The People’s Painters, BBC Two NI on Sunday 3 February at 10pm

30/01/19

William Conor is one of Northern Ireland’s best-known and most-loved artists. Known as the People’s Painter, he took inspiration from all aspects of life, from the city to the countryside. In The People’s […]

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29
Jan

NI filmmaker commissioned by Bridging the Gap

29/01/19

Following a programme of intensive workshops with industry figures such as Thierry Garrel, Daniel Saltzwedel (Dox Consulting) and Mila Turajlic (The Other Side of Everything) and a competitive pitching process, five filmmakers have […]

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28
Jan

Call out for Storyland 2019

28/01/19

RTÉ and Northern Ireland Screen have announced that they are seeking submissions from writers and producers to develop new original online dramas for the new season of Storyland. Under the Storyland banner, RTÉ and […]

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24
Jan

Applications now open for Creative Media Production HNC/HND 

24/01/19

Online applications for September 2019 are now OPEN at the Northern Ireland Film & Television School (SERC Bangor). The part-time HNC/HND in Creative Media Production aims to prepare students (18+ with no upper […]

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24
Jan

True North: Faith In Fishing on BBC One NI, Monday 28 January at 10.40pm

24/01/19

True North: Faith In Fishing features David Boyd, a man on a mission, on Monday 28 January at 10.40pm on BBC One Northern Ireland. A successful businessman, David hopes to return to Portavogie to the ‘good old […]

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24
Jan

Made in Belfast now streaming on Amazon Prime

24/01/19

Made in Belfast the debut film from writer/director Paul Kennedy is now streaming on Amazon Prime in the UK. RTÉ have also acquired rights to screen the network television premiere of the film […]

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23
Jan

Burns By The Lagan, Friday 25 January, BBC Two Northern Ireland and BBC Radio Ulster, 9pm

23/01/19

Titanic Belfast is the setting for a musical celebration of the genius of Robert Burns, whose work remains cherished in Scotland, Ulster and around the world, even 260 years after his birth in Burns […]

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23
Jan

Bankside boards production partnership with Northern Ireland Screen and Screen Ireland

23/01/19

Leading international sales and film finance company Bankside Films has teamed up with Screen Ireland and Northern Ireland Screen and on a joint venture that intends to produce, and fully fund, up to […]

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22
Jan

NI Game Awards 2019

22/01/19

Experience the best Northern Ireland has to offer from a Year in Games and meet the hardworking heroes that made it happen. The NI Game Awards takes place at The Black Box in […]

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18
Jan

Free Pact Global Business Workshop in Belfast

18/01/19

The Pact Export Accelerator one-day training workshop will deliver skills and insights to help independent producers to develop global businesses. It takes place in The Ormeau Baths, Belfast from 10am to 4pm on […]

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17
Jan

Two Minute Masterpiece returns

17/01/19

Two Minute Masterpiece is back – only this time it’s bigger and better! Looking to build on the success of the previous Two Minute Masterpiece projects where BBC NI funds emerging film talent, […]

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15
Jan

The Pixel Mill 2019/20– Now accepting applications

15/01/19

Northern Ireland Screen is inviting applications from companies to take part in The Pixel Mill’s 2019/20 programme. Successful applicants will receive support to build their teams, market their capabilities and navigate third party […]

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14
Jan

Craft & Technical Skills 2019 – Two opportunities available

14/01/19

Northern Ireland screen is running a skills development scheme called Craft & Technical Skills 2019. The scheme will provide training opportunities in varied roles in the film and television industry between February 2019 […]

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14
Jan

Introducing the first ever Jamfuser

14/01/19

Jamfuser is a game jam that feeds into Tranzfuser (a UK wide talent development programme for graduates looking to break in to the video games development industry). Northern Ireland Screen acts as a regional hub for […]

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11
Jan

Ceol ón Chlann 3, Sunday 13th January at 10.30pm on TG4

11/01/19

Ceol ón Chlann, the documentary series that offers a fresh insight into the heritage of various Irish musical families, their legacy and their continuing significance in modern Ireland’s musical tapestry, will return to […]

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10
Jan

Skills development opportunity at Kidscreen Summit

10/01/19

Northern Ireland Screen intends to run a skills development programme to attend the ‘Kidscreen Summit’ being hosted this year in Miami.  The programme will provide a training opportunity for up to five Junior […]

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10
Jan

Belfast – Ukie Hub Crawl: Getting Investment Ready

10/01/19

The Hub Crawl is back! Come and join fellow games developers and publishers and identify new opportunities and strategies to support the growth of your business. This years Hub Crawl will focus on helping […]

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09
Jan

Global Game Jam 2019 to take place at Farset Labs

09/01/19

Farset Labs will be hosting the Belfast site of the international hackathon “Global Game Jam” for its 7th year, with support from Northern Ireland Screen. The jam runs from Friday 25 to Sunday […]

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09
Jan

Northern Ireland filmmaker Chris Kelly nominated for Outstanding Debut at 2019 BAFTAS

09/01/19

Northern Ireland man Chris Kelly has been nominated in the Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer category at the 2019 EE BAFTAS for his feature documentary, A Cambodian Spring. The […]

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08
Jan

ScreenSkills Children’s TV Skills Fund presents ‘Get the Knowledge’

08/01/19

GET THE KNOWLEDGE, BELFAST Saturday 26th January – Sunday 27th January Supported by the ScreenSkills Children’s TV Skills Fund with contributions from UK children’s TV productions, and delivered by Grand Scheme Media, GET THE […]

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08
Jan

ILBF series ‘Beidh Aonach Amárach’ offers insight into Ireland’s agricultural shows

08/01/19

Witness the excitement, tension and fun exhibited at Ireland’s country fairs in Beidh Aonach Amárach on Thursday 10th January 2019 at 9.30pm on TG4. With 140 agricultural shows across Ireland, thousands of competitors […]

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02
Jan

DSP Writers Conference 2019 – Call for Submissions

02/01/19

Darlow Smithson Productions, in partnership with Northern Ireland Screen, would like to hear from writers interested in writing for returnable TV drama series, in advance of its Writers Conference to be held in […]

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