In the wake of screenings at home and abroad, and having recently being acquired by InFlight for AerLingus, Jason Branagan's short film Jaffa has been released online. The film tells the story of a young man who learns he can't have children and struggles to come to terms with his new reality.
Northern Ireland Screen has launched two funding schemes to support the production of short films. The funding for both schemes is provided in partnership with the BFI Network.
Galway Film Centre has selected three Writers scripts to continue in this year’s RTÉ/GFC Short Film Commission, ‘The Bridge‘ by Sarah Ingersoll, ‘Fitzy’s Last Stand‘ by Gemma Creagh and ‘Neap Tide‘ by Glenn Gannon.
First Cut! Youth Film Festival, in partnership with Feel Good Lost, has announced the finalists for the Youth Music Video Competition (YMVC)! Six stellar young directors have been matched with hip Irish Acts to create new music videos.
#Funding: Closing date for applications for Film In Cork’s 2018 Short Film Award is Friday, April 6th
The closing date for script applications for Film In Cork's 2018 Short Script Award is 5pm, this coming Friday, April 6th. The award will be given to one successful project which will receive €8,000 towards the cost of production of the film.
The Dingle International Film Festival wrapped up last night with the winner of the annual Físín pitching competition being announced. Tristan Heanue's script Ciúnas (Silence) was the selected project and will receive a cash prize along with equipment rental from Vast Valley Ltd.
Rememberer, the winner of last year's "March on Film" contest, will be broadcast as part of RTÉ's Shortscreen series on RTÉ2 on Monday, 26th March.
Kerry County Council, in association with The Arts Council wish to award a bursary to a filmmaker for the production of a short film in 2018. Closing date Friday 27th April 2018.
Louise Bagnall's animated Late Afternoon, Steve Kenny's drama Time Traveller, and Maurice O'Brien's documentary Hey Ronnie Reagan have been selected for the 17th Tribeca Film Festival, April 18-29.
QED, a new short drama directed by Amy-Joyce Hastings, has just won an award for Best Overall Short at the Santa Fe Film Festival in the United States.