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05
Aug

Northern Ireland based game development studios selected for Creative Europe MEDIA Programme

05/08/20

Two Northern Ireland based Game Development Studios, Italic Pig and Brain and Nerd, have each been awarded €150,000 as part of this year’s Creative Europe MEDIA programme. Creative Europe is the European Union’s […]

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31
Jul

Northern Stars Shine Bright on the Global Stage

31/07/20

It has been an incredible week for the screen industry in Northern Ireland with two projects that shot here, with support from Northern Ireland Screen, being selected to screen at two of the […]

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30
Jul

Cathy Brady’s Wildfire selected for Toronto International Film Festival

30/07/20

It has been announced today that Cathy Brady’s Wildfire will have its world premiere at the prestigious Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). Developed and produced with funding from Northern Irealand Screen, Wildfire is […]

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30
Jul

Unity Developer Programme

30/07/20

Northern Ireland Screen and Digital Catapult NI, with the support of Future Screens NI, have partnered with Unity to deliver the Unity Developer Programme (UDP). A free skills development programme for interactive and […]

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28
Jul

Nowhere Special selected for Venice Film Festival

28/07/20

The line-up of the 2020 Venice Film Festival has been announced. Northern Ireland Screen is delighted to see Nowhere Special, which filmed on location in Northern Ireland in 2019, feature in the Horizons […]

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28
Jul

WFTV: The Sheriff Screening and Q&A

28/07/20

WFTV is delighted to host a Q&A with some of the team behind the documentary The Sheriff and offer members an exclusive opportunity to watch the film on Tuesday 11th August at 6-7pm. Watch the trailer […]

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27
Jul

Ulster-Scots Broadcast Fund New Entrant Training scheme 2020-21

27/07/20

Northern Ireland Screen’s Ulster-Scots New Entrant Producer Training Scheme, is an 18 month programme (NMW/NLW) for 1 new entrant.  The successful candidate will be placed with local production companies working on USBF projects.  You […]

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24
Jul

Marketing Internship at Northern Ireland Screen

24/07/20

Marketing Internship 2020 is a new entrant scheme for aspiring marketers. Northern Ireland Screen is looking for motivated individuals who want to develop a career in marketing. Can you write engaging press releases, […]

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24
Jul

Paper Owl Films Training – CelAction

24/07/20

Paper Owl Films is seeking applications for a one-week CelAction training course delivered remotely. The course will be held on the week commencing Monday 10th August – successful applicants must be available for […]

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23
Jul

Search For Young Filmmaking Talent for annual Cinemagic Competition

23/07/20

Cinemagic Film Festival is looking for imaginative and original films made by young people to be screened online as part of CINEMAGIC YOUNG FILMMAKER 2020. The films can be about anything at all! […]

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23
Jul

The Deceived airs on Channel 5 from 3rd August

23/07/20

The Deceived, a brand new psychological thriller written by Lisa McGee (Derry Girls, Being Human, The White Queen) and Tobias Beer, will air from Monday 3rd August at 9pm on Channel 5. Produced by New Pictures the four-part […]

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23
Jul

DoubleBand’s Lost Lives shortlisted for Grierson Awards

23/07/20

The Grierson Trust today announced the shortlist for the 2020 British Documentary Awards in association with All3Media. Northern Ireland Screen is delighted to see DoubleBand Films’ Lost Lives shortlisted in the Best Historical […]

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22
Jul

UX and UI in Video Games workshop

22/07/20

The Pixel Mill will be hosting a 2-day online interactive workshop on UX and UI in video games on 18th & 19th August from 11am to 1pm. The workshops will be led by […]

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21
Jul

Eight emerging filmmakers selected for Puttnam Scholars Scheme

21/07/20

Screen Skills Ireland in Partnership with Northern Ireland Screen and Atticus Education Announces Puttnam Scholars Screen Skills Ireland, the skills development unit within Screen Ireland, has partnered with Northern Ireland Screen, Future Screens […]

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20
Jul

Waddell Media new series Gardening Together with Diarmuid Gavin’ starts on RTE and BBC One NI

20/07/20

Gardening Together with Diarmuid Gavin is a new six part series by leading independent production company Waddell Media for RTÉ and BBC NI which sees Diarmuid Gavin tap into this explosion of interest […]

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17
Jul

Nazi sa Ghaeltacht documentary to air on BBC Two NI

17/07/20

In Nazi sa Ghaeltacht, on Sunday 26th July on BBC Two Northern Ireland at 10pm, Kevin Magee investigates what Mühlhausen, a Nazi party member and German linguist, was really doing in the Donegal […]

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16
Jul

Young Film Consultants wanted for Cinemagic Belfast 2020 Film Festival programming!

16/07/20

Cinemagic is looking for  young film enthusiasts, aged 8-18 yr olds, to take on the role of online ‘film consultants’ on 23rd and 24th July, to help programme a series of short films […]

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15
Jul

Northern Ireland projects and talent nominated for the IFTA Film & Drama Awards 2020

15/07/20

Congratulations to the Northern Ireland projects and talent nominated for this year’s Irish Film & Television Academy (IFTA) Awards. Projects made in Northern Ireland as well as homegrown talent feature heavily across the […]

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13
Jul

TOT wins Best Animation Short at Galway Film Fleadh

13/07/20

On Sunday July 12, 2020 the 32nd edition (and first ever online edition!) of the Galway Film Fleadh came to a close after another outstanding year of film premieres, events and discussions. The […]

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11
Jul

Boost – Video Game Business Bootcamp

11/07/20

Boost is a support programme designed for Northern Ireland video game studios who are seeking to secure significant funding or investment for their company/next project. This programme is targeted at studios at early […]

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10
Jul

Glúin Nua: new commissioning fund to support emerging talent to create short-form content in the Irish language

10/07/20

A new commissioning and mentorship fund to support up and coming talent in the industry has been launched by Northern Ireland Screen’s Irish Language Broadcast Fund in partnership with TG4, the Broadcasting Authority […]

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10
Jul

Seaside Revival’s Vintage Friday Flicks

10/07/20

In an exciting new partnership with Northern Ireland Screen’s Digital Film Archive, Open House Festival will release a clip of archive film featuring Bangor by the Sea, each Friday throughout the summer. Vintage Friday […]

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08
Jul

Writing for Video Games workshop

08/07/20

*Workshop is now full* The Pixel Mill will be hosting an online workshop on Writing for Video Games on Tuesday 28th July from 10am to 5pm. The workshop will be led by video […]

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08
Jul

Supermarket Shriek to be available on more gaming devices this year

08/07/20

Billy Goat Entertainment and PQube have announced that they are bringing Supermarket Shriek to Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and PC on Steam. Supermarket Shriek is a unique and amusing co-operative experience in which players […]

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06
Jul

Cinemagic ‘HOME’ Filmmaking opportunity for 12-25yr olds launched in partnership with Future Screens NI

06/07/20

Young creatives aged 12-25 are being sought for the Cinemagic and Future Screens NI Filmmaking initiative ‘HOME’, which will take place online from July-October 2020. In light of the covid-19 pandemic, Cinemagic wishes […]

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