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Short Documentary Bursary – Call for Applicants!

Galway Film Centre and Galway City of Film are delighted to announce our new Short Documentary Bursary, the documentary funding scheme for filmmakers in Galway City and County.  We are looking for up-and-coming filmmakers to apply to this bursary to help them make one of their first steps in their early ...

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Virtual Production Short Film Bursary – Call for Applicants

Galway UNESCO City of Film, in partnership with the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media, Galway City Council, and Galway County Council is calling for applications for a new Virtual Production Short Film bursary for 2021. This Virtual Production bursary will support a team in producing a ...

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New Participants Selected for the Galway Film Centre Script Mentorship Scheme

Galway Film Centre in partnership with the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland, Screen Skills Ireland,  Gréasán na Meán Skillnet and the WRAP Fund has today announced the successful participants for the third cycle of its Script Mentorship Scheme for the WRAP region. Following an overwhelming response, the successful Screenwriters are Dave Moran (Mayo), Liz Quinn (Galway) and Pat Comer (Galway) along ...

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6. Working Collaboratively, Remotely – Galway Stories: Virtual Production Through a 2020 Lens

Galway Film Centre (GFC) and Galway 2020, in association with Screen Talent Europe presents the sixth and final video in the Virtual Production series titled Working Collaboratively, Remotely.  In this seminar we will demonstrate how we created a productive and remote working environment for our Virtual Production project using specific online tools. These tools include Virtual Machines, ...

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Applications Open for Passport to Production For New Crew & Talent / Iarratais ar oscailt don tionscnamh ‘Passport to Production’ le haghaidh Iontrálaithe Nua agus Criú

Deadline to apply is 12pm Monday June 14th 2021 Screen Skills Ireland (SSI) in partnership with Screen Skillnet is calling for applicants for their flagship Passport to Production initiative, a structured programme designed to equip new entrants with the tools to take up their first position as trainee crew members ...

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Two Irish Projects Selected for Screen Talent Europe Pitching Forum

  Irish projects Fágtha by Daniel Butler and I’m Still Josephine by Tania Notaro have been selected to represent the Galway Film Centre and compete in the Screen Talent Europe (STE) Pitching Forum at the Norwegian Short Film Festival 2021.  Now in its sixth year, the winning project at the STE Pitching Forum will receive a production grant of €4,000 with ...

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4. Greenscreen – Galway Stories: Virtual Production Through a 2020 Lens

Galway Film Centre (GFC) and Galway 2020, in association with Screen Talent Europe presents the fourth video in our Virtual Production series titled Greenscreen.   This seminar will cover how to set up your Greenscreen including defining its boundaries which is hugely important to your workflow. We’ll also be looking at how to set up your composure composition which will ...

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