Guiding Lights 2013 – Call For Applications!
Are you a talented, ambitious filmmaker with a proven track record?
Have you reached a critical stage in your career where high quality industry support would help you reach the next level?
Would a mentor’s expert guidance enable you to achieve your full potential?
If so, Guiding Lights is for you.
Bord Scannán na hEireann/the Irish Film Board are partnering with FÁS Screen Training Ireland to offer support for two eligible Irish applicants to participate in the next edition of Guiding Lights. They are now accepting applications from writers and directors to take part in a fifth round of the scheme, due to launch in February 2013.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: 5pm, Thursday 15th November 2012
Successful applicants will benefit from 9 months of one-to-one mentor support from an established practitioner. A number of industry training and networking events will also take place alongside the mentoring.
Previous mentors include Danny Boyle, Sam Mendes, Barbara Broccoli, Paul Greengrass, Alex Garland, Kenneth Branagh, Alison Owen, Stephen Frears and Nick Hornby.
For further information about the scheme, eligibility criteria and application process, please visit the Guiding Lights website through the following link: