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Resources: Short Film Case Study ‘Tufty’

Posted by on Sep 10, 2013 in Getting Started, Resources | 0 comments

Resources: Short Film Case Study ‘Tufty’

TuftyThe team behind the award-winning Filmbase/RTÉ funded short film ‘Tufty’ give us an insight into how they took their project from script to screen. The film has been screened around Europe at various prestigious Festivals and was selected by the Jim Henson Foundation for the Puppets on Film festival in New York. This is a great resource for anyone making their first short!

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Getting Started – Alan Parker’s Top Tips

Posted by on Aug 19, 2013 in Getting Started, Resources | 0 comments

Resources_GS_124 - Alan ParkerAlan Parker is a director, producer and screenwriter who has worked across a range of genres in a career that has spanned nearly 40 years. His work includes Bugsy Malone, Evita, Midnight Express and of course The Commitments. He gave Film Ireland his top tips for anyone looking to get started in the film industry.

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Getting Started – Writer/Director Robert Quinn

Posted by on Aug 19, 2013 in Getting Started, Resources | 0 comments

Rescources_GS_Robert QuinnRobert Quinn is a writer / director of feature films, television programmes and documentaries. Projects include his feature directorial debut Dead Bodies (2003) and the award winning documentary Cinegael Paradiso (2004)

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Advice from Behind the Camera – Piers McGrail

Posted by on Jul 30, 2013 in Cinematography, Getting Started, Resources | 0 comments

PiersPiers McGrail is an Irish born cinematographer who has worked on features, shorts, music videos, and commercials in countries around the world. He was the Director of Photography for the features Kelly + Victor, Out of Here and The Canal, and won the best cinematography award at the Fastnet Film Festival 2012 for Claire Dix’s short, Downpour. He owns a Red Epic and has used most formats including Alexa, Canon and film.

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