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Screen Training Ireland in partnership with Animation Skillnet and Dublin Institute of Technology Announce Animation Apprenticeship

Posted: 8th December 2017

Minister for Education and Skills Richard Bruton TD today launched 26 new national apprenticeships for development as part of the expanded Apprenticeship Scheme. In great news for the Irish animation sector, one of the new apprenticeships announced is a Level 9 Apprenticeship in Animation (CGI ...

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Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board Now Accepting Applications for 2018 Frameworks Scheme

Posted: 8th December 2017

Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (IFB) is delighted to announce that it is now accepting applications for the 2018 edition of its FRAMEWORKS short film scheme. An initiative for the support of short animation filmmaking, FRAMEWORKS is the flagship scheme for the Irish anim...

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The EFAs Take Place This Weekend With Two Irish Titles in Contention

Posted: 8th December 2017

The Element Pictures-produced The Killing of a Sacred Deer and Andrea Harkin’s IFB After ’16 short film, The Party, are two Irish titles that will compete for major awards at this weekend’s European Film Awards (EFAs). Directed by Yorgos Lanthimos, Sacred Deer, which received its w...

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Breaking Glass Pictures Acquire US Rights to Rebecca Daly’s Good Favour Following Les Arcs Selection

Posted: 5th December 2017

It has been announced that Visit Films has licensed US rights for Rebecca Daly’s Good Favour to Breaking Glass Pictures. The title, which received its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), will also screen at the Les Arcs European Film Festival, which runs...

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