Pages Navigation Menu


Join Film Ireland & InConversation for a live podcast

Ever thought about working abroad?

Ever thought about working abroad? Whether that’s the UK, the USA or anywhere else, this will be a practical and detailed discussion about the legalities and logistics involved in moving to another country for the purposes of your career.

Read More

IFB Funding Programmes / Development

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 here

Read More

Film Ireland’s InConversation presents……..

Diversity in the Irish Film Community

Film Ireland’s InConversation presents a live podcast recording at Filmbase on Monday, 3rd July 2017 at 6.30 pm. All are welcome.

Read More

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.

Read More

Short Film – Poxy




Funded by: Filmbase/RTÉ Short Film Award scheme

Director: Dave Tynan
Writer: Dave Tynan
Producer: Kathryn Kennedy
Production Company: Kennedy Films Ltd

Running Time: 13 min
Year: 2014
Language: English

Key Cast: Scott Graham, Art Kearns, Lewis Harris, Shauna Higgins, Lisa Reilly
DOP: Jj Rolfe


Siofra is staying with her dad for the night. He’s looking forward to having her over but she’s got her own plans for the night.

Read More

Short Film – The Question



TITLE: The Question

Funded by: Filmbase/RTÉ Short Film Award scheme

Director: Danann Breathnach
Writer: Danann Breathnach, Jessica O’Toole
Producer: Mark Downes
Production Company: Motion Picture House

Running Time: 17 min
Year: 2014
Language: English

Key Cast: Phoebe McIntosh, Ryan Oliva, Christopher Dunne, Kristel Elling
DOP: Dan Stafford Clark


In the near distant future, a girl has been cryogenically reanimated against her will, renewing a rift between science and religion. But, only SHE holds the answer to the ultimate question – In death, what did she see?

Read More
Page 1 of 24123...Last »