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Screen Leaders Programme – Call for Tutors 26.07.2021

Screen Skills Ireland is seeking to engage a number of Tutors in the areas of Strategy, Leadership, Marketing and Branding, Digital Strategy and Transformation, Finance, Talent Management, Workplace Wellbeing, Workplace Innovation, Diversity and Inclusion and Sustainability.  About Screen Skills Ireland Screen Skills Ireland is the skills development business unit within Fis Éireann/Screen Ireland (SI), the

Screen Skills Ireland Announces Recipients of Screen Stakeholders Funding 2021 22.07.2021

Funding worth over €200,000 awarded to 13 organisations delivering skills development opportunities and initiatives to address priority areas for the Irish screen sector. Screen Skills Ireland, the skills development unit within Screen Ireland, has today announced the 13 organisations awarded funds from the third round of the Screen Stakeholders Funding Scheme, worth over €200,000. The

Participating Companies Announced for Screen Leaders 2021 20.07.2021

Ten leading businesses from Europe will participate in the renowned strategic company development programme for the screen industries.  Screen Skills Ireland, the skills development unit within Screen Ireland, is delighted to announce the participants for the 2021 iteration of the renowned Screen Leaders programme.   Screen Leaders is a strategic company development programme, which aims to provide participants with the skills to lead their organisation in

S481 Screen Talks with Dan Hennah 15.07.2021

Screen Skills Ireland, in partnership with Metropolitan Films, are delighted to announce the latest Screen Talks webinar with Oscar-winning Production Designer, Dan Hennah. Production Designer, Dan Hennah, has worked on some of the biggest films of all time, including Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit, Underworld and King Kong. This webinar provides an exciting opportunity to hear from

Minding Creative Minds Online Meet and Greet Session 02.07.2021

Minding Creative Minds (MCM) in association with The Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media, EPIC Working Group, Irish Music Rights Organization (IMRO), Irish Recorded Music Association (IRMA), MCD Productions & The Cowshed will hold its sixth online Meet and Greet Session for Ireland’s entire creative community and our Irish overseas on Monday July 19th at 7pm.   Registration

Vacancy: Executive Assistant 01.07.2021

Screen Skills Ireland (SSI), the skills development unit within Screen Ireland, has responsibility for investing in people and skills development for the screen sectors in Ireland, through the design, development and delivery of industry-focused skills development initiatives encompassing film, TV, animation, games and VFX, for all roles from new entrants to company leaders. Screen Skills

Build a New World with Unreal Engine this Summer 28.06.2021

Screen Skills Ireland, the skills development unit in Screen Ireland, Animation Skillnet, Immersive Technologies Skillnet, and Screen Skillnet are delighted to offer professionals across animation, games, VFX, immersive technology, virtual production, film, and television in Ireland the opportunity to take part in the Summer of Unreal, a free four-week bootcamp of practical real-time skills using Unreal

Applications Open for Postgraduate Diploma in Advanced Producing 23.06.2021

Certified course from Screen Skills Ireland and TU Dublin provides up-and-coming film and TV drama producers with an understanding of the script to screen process. Screen Skills Ireland, the skills development unit within Fís Éireann/Screen Ireland, and TU Dublin are pleased to announce that applications are open for the third iteration of the highly regarded

Participants Announced for Puttnam Scholars 2021 22.06.2021

Eight emerging filmmakers from Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland selected for masterclasses with multi-award-winning producer David Puttnam.  Screen Skills Ireland, the skills development unit within Screen Ireland, is pleased to partner with Northern Ireland Screen, Future Screens NI, and Atticus Education for the second year of the Puttnam Scholars programme. This cross-border initiative offers eight emerging filmmakers (four Northern Ireland residents and

Emerging Film Makers Begin Multi Camera Drama Directors Course 18.06.2021

RTÉ with the support of Screen Skills Ireland, the skills development unit within Fís Éireann/Screen Ireland, has begun training four emerging film makers for multi camera direction with award winning director Clive Arnold. A professional working knowledge of directing actors for performance and a high appreciation and knowledge of soaps and serial drama, our successful