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One of Filmbase’s key roles is to offer filmmakers and film artists access to funding for drama, documentary, animation and experimental works for distribution through traditional means (television, theatrical release) and new media. Filmbase offers a number of funding schemes for short films in the English and Irish languages with broadcasters RTE and TG4. Filmbase also partners with a range of other funding bodies and organisations, including the Arts Council, to provide access to feature funding schemes suitable for drama, documentary, animation and experimental works.

For a list of the current funding opportunities available through Filmbase please see below. Filmbase strives to deliver new opportunities for filmmakers and film artists and actively seeks out new partnerships to help make this happen.

Filmbase & Screen Talent Europe: Talent Development Scheme

Posted by on Oct 6, 2017 in Current Schemes, Funding, Funding, News, Opportunities, Pre Production and Production, Slider | 0 comments

Filmbase & Screen Talent Europe: Talent Development Scheme

Filmbase would like to sponsor Irish talent to take part in The Super8000 Workshop in Denmark.

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OCT/NOV 2017 DATES: CLOSE UP – Development scheme for Actors

Posted by on Oct 4, 2017 in Acting, acting, Current Schemes, Filmbase News, Funding, Funding, News, Resources | 0 comments

OCT/NOV 2017 DATES: CLOSE UP – Development scheme for Actors

Filmbase Talent Development Scheme

**** Starting 31st October 2017****
Deadline to apply: 2pm Tuesday 24th October 2017

Filmbase is delighted to announce the third in a series of talent development schemes for actors. CLOSE UP is a professional development programme for actors at Filmbase.

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The Arts Council announces deadline for Reel Art 2017

Posted by on Aug 10, 2017 in Current Schemes, Film News, Filmbase News, Funding, Funding, News, Opportunities, Reel Art, Slider | 0 comments

The Arts Council announces deadline for Reel Art 2017

Reel Art information session coming up

The Arts Council has announced the deadline for the 2017 Reel Art scheme. Launched in 2008, Reel Art is designed to provide film artists with a unique opportunity to make highly creative, imaginative and experimental documentaries on an artistic theme.

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IFB Funding Programmes / Development

Posted by on Jul 31, 2017 in Castings, Crew Calls, Film Directory, Funding, Industry Jobs, News, Opportunities, Resources | 0 comments

BSÉ/IFB provides a range of development funding programmes BSÉ/IFB provides a range of development funding programmes to enable writers, directors and producers to develop and prepare a screenplay project for production. Applicants can apply for the following funding programmes: Project Development Loans Animation Development Loans International Development Loans Documentary Development Loans International Television Drama Development Loans Further information is available for these funding programmes on each relevant page above. Please ensure that you have read the guidelines before making an application. Applications for BSÉ/IFB Funding Programmes should be made through the IFB Online Application system. Please note the deadlines for funding applications. Details can be found...

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Less than a week to go until the full line-up reveal

Posted by on Jun 22, 2017 in Events, Film News, Funding, Industry Jobs, News, Opportunities | 0 comments

The Galway Film Fleadh

The Galway Film Fleadh has released early bird tickets for a further four films from the 2017 programme. Among the features playing as part of the six day event, the following Irish and UK productions will bow to Galway audiences in July:

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In The Writers Room II

Posted by on Jun 7, 2017 in Events, Film Directory, Masterclasses, Opportunities, Past Schemes, Production Training, Training | 0 comments

In The Writers Room II

28th – 30th June, 3 Days

Filmbase and Screen Training Ireland are pleased to launch In The Writers Room 2 with Matthew Carnahan Creator/Showrunner of Emmy award-winning Showtime series HOUSE OF LIES. This unique course aims to provide an introduction to Television Series Concept Development via an intensive project based programme.

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