Category: Tips

Tips: Directing a Documentary

Tips: Directing a Documentary

| March 4, 2014

Tommy Flavin shares his thoughts and ideas about documentary filmmaking.

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Tips: The Viral Conundrum

Tips: The Viral Conundrum

| February 25, 2014

Lorna Buttimer reports from the Fat Rat Films retrospective, which took place at last year’s Cork Film Festival and found out how they managed to get 25 million views for their short, ‘Act of Terror’.

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Tips: Advice for Filmmakers

Tips: Advice for Filmmakers

| February 20, 2014 | Comments (0)

Greg Corcoran shares some valuable advice for filmmakers.

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Tips: The Art of Getting Cast, by Nick McGinley

Tips: The Art of Getting Cast, by Nick McGinley

| February 13, 2014 | Comments (0)

Casting director Nick McGinley gives Film Ireland his casting advice for actors.

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Tips: 5 Tips for Aspiring Screenwriters

Tips: 5 Tips for Aspiring Screenwriters

| February 6, 2014 | Comments (4)

Story analyst and script editor Patrick O’Driscoll lays out his 5 tips for aspiring screenwriters.

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Tips: 10 Tips For Young Directors

Tips: 10 Tips For Young Directors

| January 17, 2014 | Comments (1)

Shaun O Connor gives his10 tips for young directors.

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Tips: 5 Steps in Creating a Film Marketing Campaign

Tips: 5 Steps in Creating a Film Marketing Campaign

| January 7, 2014 | Comments (0)

Keith Keogh, a research associate of digital film production for Green Screen Productions Ltd., lays out 5 steps in creating a film marketing campaign.

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From the Archive: Five Ways To Kill Your Script

From the Archive: Five Ways To Kill Your Script

| October 15, 2013 | Comments (2)

Film Ireland gets some not-to-be-ignored advice from James Bartlett, story analyst to the Sundance Institute amongst other illustrious organisation.

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From the Archive: What do you do with actors?

From the Archive: What do you do with actors?

| October 8, 2013 | Comments (0)

Actor/director Vinny Murphy talks about directing actors.

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Taking Stock As a Writer – With Some Help From My Nemesis

Taking Stock As a Writer – With Some Help From My Nemesis

| July 1, 2013 | Comments (0)

Screenwriter Caroline Farrell on the challenge of embracing her nemesis – procrastination

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DSLR Filmmaking Tips

DSLR Filmmaking Tips

| May 15, 2013 | Comments (1)

The most exciting development on the filmmaking scene in a while is the advancement of DSLR filmmaking. Filmbase tutor and cinematographer Basil Al-Rawi gives Film Ireland some DSLR filmmaking tips.

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Don’t Put All Your Shelf Puppies in One Basket…

Don’t Put All Your Shelf Puppies in One Basket…

| December 14, 2010 | Comments (0)

Caroline Farrell gives an inside view on how to get your scripts out there.

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