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New Course: Webseries Weekend

Posted by on Feb 8, 2016 in Pre Production and Production, Production Training, Screenwriting Courses, Training, Writing | 0 comments

New Course: Webseries Weekend

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TBC, 1 Weekend

€200 Members / €225 Non-Members

Want to get your writing out there and noticed?  Write something where the means of production is within your grasp – write a web series.

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The Teen Actors Programme

Posted by on Jan 16, 2016 in Acting, acting, Acting Courses, News, Pre Production and Production | 0 comments

The Teen Actors Programme

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TBC, Mon – Fri

(13yrs – 17yrs)

Cost: €150

Time: 10.30am – 3.30pm

Max 14 Participates

The Teen Actors Programme is a five day workshop. This class is designed for students who have a basic understanding of performance and would like explore the world of acting a little more in a fun and relaxed environment. This workshop will also include an actors headshot photoshoot. Students will receive digital copies for their acting CV and they will also receive a recorded audition scene.

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The Film Producer’s Masterclass – Stephen Follows

Posted by on Oct 28, 2015 in Pre Production and Production, Producing, Producing Courses, Production Training | 0 comments

The Film Producer’s Masterclass – Stephen Follows

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TBC, 1 Weekend

Cost: €180

In a busy two-day crash course, expert producer Stephen Follows will take you through every step of the filmmaking journey, from idea through to seeing your creation on the big screen.

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Screen Studio Academy: Actors Intensive Lab

Posted by on Oct 13, 2015 in Acting, acting, Acting Courses, Film News, Filmbase News, Masterclasses, News, Pre Production and Production, Production Training, Training | 0 comments

Screen Studio Academy: Actors Intensive Lab

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TBC Tuesdays & Thursdays
€380 Members / €420 Non-Members

The Screen Studio Academy Actors’ Intensive Lab is a highly practical course for performers. Participants will learn techniques to successfully engage with audiences as well as explore personal comic presence.

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Screen Studio Academy: Directors Intensive Lab

Posted by on Oct 13, 2015 in Directing, Directing Courses, Events, Filmbase News, Masterclasses, News, Pre Production and Production, Production Training, Training | 0 comments

Screen Studio Academy: Directors Intensive Lab

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January 2016, Dates: TBC, Tuesdays & Thursdays

€380 Members / €420 Non-Members

SHOOT YOUR OWN HORROR SHORT! Learn the techniques needed to successfully direct a horror film with the Screen Studio Academy: Directors Intensive lab. Participants will focus on idea generation to intensify terror as well as creating atmospheric screen stories.

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Screen Studio Academy: Writers Intensive Lab

Posted by on Sep 4, 2015 in Masterclasses, Pre Production and Production, Screenwriting Courses, Training, Writing | 0 comments

Screen Studio Academy: Writers Intensive Lab

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January 2016, Dates: TBC, Tues & Thurs
€380 Members / €420 Non-Members

The Screen Studio Academy Writers Intensive Lab is designed to develop techniques for writing and rewriting drama for the screen and with the goal of achieving a professional level of screenplays.

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InConversation with Composer Joseph Conlan

Posted by on Oct 8, 2014 in Film News, News, Pre Production and Production, Resources, Sound | 0 comments

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Film Ireland sit down with composer Joseph Conlan in the latest episode of InConversation, a series of audio interviews with film industry experts.

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An Interview With – Location Manager Peter Conway

Posted by on Aug 19, 2013 in Pre Production and Production, Resources | 0 comments

Resources_PrePro_141 - Peter ConwayPeter Conway is an Irish location manager who has worked on the likes of Vikings, Disco Pigs, King Arthur, Inspector George Gently, Albert Nobbs and Haywire. The location manager is responsible for finding and securing locations to be used for filming. Niamh Creely, for Film Ireland, talked to Peter Conway about bringing Dublin to the big screen in Haywire, starring Gina Carano, and Albert Nobbs, starring Glenn Close.

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An Interview With – Production Designer Ray Ball

Posted by on Aug 19, 2013 in Pre Production and Production, Resources | 0 comments

Runway (Ian Power)Since working in the design department at The Abbey, Ray Ball has worked as the production designer for countless productions for film and TV. Ray won an IFTA for Best Production Design in 2011 for his design of Ian Power’s feature film The Runway. Other credits include Saving the Titanic, Moone Boy and Roy. Conor McMahon, for Film Ireland, talked to Ray about why he loves being in charge.

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Gory SFX Recipes – by Terri Pinnell and Conor McMahon

Posted by on Aug 19, 2013 in Pre Production and Production, Resources | 0 comments

Resources_PrePro_132 Bloody HeadSFX makeup artists, Terri Pinnell and Conor McMahon share some of their favourite recipes for creating fake blood, zombie flesh, brains and blood spray.

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