New Deadline for Signatures Short Film Scheme Announced



The deadline for the Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board’s (IFB) flagship short film scheme SIGNATURES has been announced. Applications will now be accepted until Friday, August 23rd.

SIGNATURES is a short film scheme for the making of live-action, fiction films that act as a proving-ground for Irish creative talents which aims to encourage strong, original storytelling, visual flair, and production values appropriate to the big screen.

The scheme is an opportunity for producers, directors and writers to work in a professional environment that will allow them to further their experience.

When preparing your submission please allow for a production timeframe from January to April next year with full delivery end of May 2014.

Films for this scheme can be produced in either the English or Irish language.

All applications for the scheme should be sent with the reference REF: SIGNATURES
on the envelope to:

Bord Scannan na hEireann/the Irish Film Board,


23 Dock Road,


For more information on making an application and to download an application form visit the Funding Programmes section of the website.