‘Cultivating Film-makers’ Panel Discussion @ Filmbase


‘Cultivating Film-makers’

27th May 2015

Filmbase, Curved Street, Dublin 2

3 – 4.30pm


Inspired by recent publications in this area, most notably Duncan Petrie and Rod Stoneman’s Educating Film-Makers (Intellect, 2014), voicesonfilm in association with Film Ireland present ‘Cultivating Film-makers’, an open panel discussion considering the contemporary face of Third Level Film education in Ireland. The panel will consider the following questions:


What should a contemporary film degree look like? 

Who is it aimed at? 

What should it contain? 

Who should deliver it? 

Where would it lead? 

What should it even be called?


The Panel:

Professor Rod Stoneman, Professor Rod Stoneman, Director of The Huston School of Film & Digital Media, NUIG

Professor Charles Barr, Professorial Research Fellow, St Mary’s University, Twickenham

Donald Taylor Black, Creative Director of The National Film School at IADT

Claire Dix, Director and Lecturer

Neasa Hardiman, Director and Writer

Dr Barnaby Taylor, Programme Leader BA (Hons) Film, Dublin Business School

Alan Fitzpatrick, Managing Director of Filmbase

The panel will be chaired by Conor Murphy, Chairman of Filmbase


The discussion is open to anyone interested but places are limited so please RSVP to voicesonfilm@gmail.com



The Irish launch of Alain Kerzoncuf & Charles Barr’s book Hitchcock Lost and Found: The Forgotten Films will follow the panel – all are welcome – Click here for further details









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