Tag: "Irish Film Board"

IFB Announces Successful Teams for SHORT STORIES 2

IFB Announces Successful Teams for SHORT STORIES 2

| July 20, 2017 | Comments (0)

Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (IFB) has announced the successful teams for its short filmmaking scheme, SHORT STORIES 2.

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IFB Announce New Funding Initiatives for Female Writers and Directors

IFB Announce New Funding Initiatives for Female Writers and Directors

| July 16, 2017 | Comments (0)

IFB has announced a number of new funding initiatives at the Galway Film Fleadh specifically targeted at incentivising female writers, directors and producers, in order to directly increase female representation in the Irish film, television and animation industry.

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Irish Film Board AFTER '16 Shorts to screen at Collins Barracks

Irish Film Board AFTER ’16 Shorts to screen at Collins Barracks

| May 27, 2016 | Comments (0)

Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board is partnering with National Museum of Ireland, Collins Barracks this June for a series of screenings of After 16, a programme of short films which were specially commissioned to commemorate the 1916 Rising. The screenings will be complemented by a bespoke panel discussion with filmmakers. After ’16 is a creative response […]

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Statement from the IFB on Gender Equality Six Point Plan

Statement from the IFB on Gender Equality Six Point Plan

| December 22, 2015 | Comments (1)

Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board have ended the year by making a statement on their Gender Equality Six Point Plan.

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Skills Development in the Audiovisual Industry

Skills Development in the Audiovisual Industry

| October 21, 2015 | Comments (0)

Development of a National Strategy for Skills Development in the Audiovisual Industry in Ireland.

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Irish Film Board to be Renamed as Screen Ireland

Irish Film Board to be Renamed as Screen Ireland

| July 14, 2015 | Comments (0)

Legislation to be put in place to change the name of the Irish Film Board to Screen Ireland.

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Australia and Ireland Partnering on Film

Australia and Ireland Partnering on Film

| May 18, 2015 | Comments (0)

Co-operation between the Irish and Australian film industries is set to reach a milestone this year, with the release of ‘Strangerland’.

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Irish Film Board Scholarship offered at The National Film School, IADT

Irish Film Board Scholarship offered at The National Film School, IADT

| September 15, 2014 | Comments (0)

The National Film School at the Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology (IADT) is now accepting applications for a new research scholarship made possible by funding from the Irish Film Board.

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Successful Frameworks teams announced

Successful Frameworks teams announced

| August 20, 2013 | Comments (0)

Bord Scannán na hÉireann/ the Irish Film Board have announced that the latest round of successful Frameworks teams have been selected.

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Countdown to Galway Film Fleadh: Real Deal Film Conference

Countdown to Galway Film Fleadh: Real Deal Film Conference

| July 2, 2013 | Comments (0)

Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board together with the Galway Film Fleadh have announced the details for the 2013 Real Deal Film Conference

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New Deadline Announced for Reality Bites scheme

New Deadline Announced for Reality Bites scheme

| June 12, 2013 | Comments (0)

Bord Scannán na hÉireann/ the Irish Film Board have announced the new deadline for submissions for the next round of the Reality Bites. Applications will be accepted until Friday July 5th.

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The Animation Hub to Produce New Short Film Inspired by Terry Pratchett

The Animation Hub to Produce New Short Film Inspired by Terry Pratchett

| July 26, 2012 | Comments (1)

Set in the Unseen University of Terry Pratchett’s Discworld, The Duel is a new animated short film being produced by the Animation Hub.

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Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board Announces New Structure

Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board Announces New Structure

| May 16, 2012 | Comments (0)

Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (BSÉ/IFB) has announced changes to the organisation of the creative decision making structures in the Agency.

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Call For: Applications for Irish Film Board Frameworks Animation Scheme

Call For: Applications for Irish Film Board Frameworks Animation Scheme

| March 13, 2012 | Comments (0)

The deadline for the Irish Film Board short animation scheme Frameworks has been announced. Applications will be accepted until Friday, 20th April.

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Winner Of Untitled Screenwriting Competition 2012 Announced

Winner Of Untitled Screenwriting Competition 2012 Announced

| February 28, 2012 | Comments (0)

The winner of the UNTITLED Screenwriting competition was announced this weekend.

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‘Stories Worth Telling’ Free Animation Event as part of JDIFF

‘Stories Worth Telling’ Free Animation Event as part of JDIFF

| February 13, 2012 | Comments (1)

The Irish School of Animation, IADT, Irish Film Board and JDIFF have joined forces to bring you a free animation event called ‘Stories Worth Telling’ as part of the Jameson Dublin International Film Festival 2012 programme.

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Irish Film Board announce Frameworks and Short Shorts Funding Winners

Irish Film Board announce Frameworks and Short Shorts Funding Winners

| August 22, 2011 | Comments (0)

The Irish Film Board have announced successful applicants for the Frameworks and Short Shorts funding schemes.

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Large quantity of documents donated to Film Archive

Large quantity of documents donated to Film Archive

| June 30, 2011 | Comments (0)

Michael Algar has donated his collection of Film Board documentation to the Irish Film Archive. Algar was first Chief Executive of the Board until it was wound-up in autumn 1987.

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JDIFF: Co-Producers Panel in association with the Irish Film Board

JDIFF: Co-Producers Panel in association with the Irish Film Board

| February 25, 2011 | Comments (1)

The Morrison Hotel was the venue for the JDIFF co-producers panel in association with the Irish Film Board, chaired by outgoing IFB CEO Simon Perry.

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'Swansong, The Story of Occi Byrne' on release in selected cinemas on Friday 10th September

'Swansong, The Story of Occi Byrne' on release in selected cinemas on Friday 10th September

| September 10, 2010 | Comments (0)

The feature film ‘Swansong, Story of Occi Byrne’, written and directed by Conor McDermottroe, goes on release in the Light House Cinema, Dublin and in select cinemas in the Sligo/Leitrim area from today Friday 10th September.

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The Irish Film Board Comment on the 2010 Budget Allocation

The Irish Film Board Comment on the 2010 Budget Allocation

| December 10, 2009 | Comments (0)

The 2009 budget for Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (IFB) has been announced by the Department of Arts, Sport and Tourism as €19.3 million for 2010 which represents a 5% cut from the 2009 budget allocation.

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Issue 131 - The Irish New Wave

Issue 131 – The Irish New Wave

| December 4, 2009

Guest editor Hugh O’Conor revels in the current abundance of excellent Irish film.

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Writing Comedy For The Screen: IFB Event at Dingle Film Festival

Writing Comedy For The Screen: IFB Event at Dingle Film Festival

| September 3, 2009

Industry events billed for the festival include a special panel event entitled Don’t Make Me Laugh which will specifically explore the art of writing comedy for the screen and a special presentation of IFB award-winning comedy short films.

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€750,000 Awarded In Cinema Digitisation Grants

€750,000 Awarded In Cinema Digitisation Grants

| March 2, 2009

The Arts Council and the Irish Film Board have announced that seven cinemas will share an award of €750,000 between them as part of the Cinema Digitisation Grant Scheme. The Scheme, which is an initiative of the Cultural Cinema Consortium, seeks to provide grants that will allow Irish cinemas to purchase and install digital projection […]

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Ireland to Sign Co–Production Agreement with Hungary

Ireland to Sign Co–Production Agreement with Hungary

| March 2, 2009

Representatives of Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board and the Hungarian Motion Picture Public Foundation are to sign a co–production agreement in Berlin on Sunday February 8 with the aim to foster co–productions between the two territories.

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Documentary Chippers to Screen at the IFI

Documentary Chippers to Screen at the IFI

| September 23, 2008

The Filmbase documentary Chippers is to premiere on Saturday 27th September at 12 am, at the IFI as part of the Stranger Than Fiction festival. Nino Tropiano’s hour-long documentary made its Italian premiere at the Hai Visto Mai documentary festival in Siena, where it was awarded a Special Mention. Chippers tells the story of Dublin’s […]

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