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21st April 2014 Deadline for Screen Training Ireland - Nuke Compositing 
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Screen Training Ireland, in association with VFXAI and Animation Skillnet, and supported by Tyrell CCT and The Foundry, is seeking participants for an intermediate Nuke compositing course. This course aims to provide training for animation and VFX professionals in Nuke compositing. Participants should be skilled in After Effects, and have some basic knowledge of Nuke.

The course will cover the following:

  • General and CGI compositing
  • 2D Techniques
  • Rotoscoping tools
  • Paint tools
  • Multiple keying setups
  • 2D and 3D tracking
  • 3D techniques

Date: 02/05/2014
Duration: 3 Days
Venue: Dublin City Centre TBC
Cost: €150.00
Tutor: Matt Leonard, Director and Head of Training Sphere VFX

How to Apply:
Please apply online with current CV at www.screentrainingireland.ie. Deadline for applications: Friday 21st April 2014. For further details contact sorcha.loughnane@screentrainingireland.ie.


22nd April 2014 Deadline for Developing Original Formats for Television (Screen Training Ireland) 
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This seminar is aimed producers focusing on the development of original Formats for Television, across all genres.

The seminar will explore the following topics:

  • Ideation How to generate good ideas that could become TV formats. Ideation looks at the psychology of creativity, offers a variety of techniques to apply that creativity to the generation of relevant TV-oriented ideas, and applies different narratives to those ideas to tell a story in different ways.
  • Turning Ideas into Formats How to take good ideas and turn them into great formats. We explore and apply a unique system developed by The Format People to focus and clarify the heart of an idea, and develop it into a practical working format with potential international appeal.

How to Apply:
Please apply online at www.screentrainingireland.ie. Deadline for applications: Tuesday the 22nd of April 2014. For further details contact helen.mcmahon@screentrainingireland.ie


23rd - 25th April 2014 (3 Days) Filmbase - After Effects 101: Intro to After Effects CS6 
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In this Adobe Authorised Training, students will learn the key techniques for working in After Effects and how to work efficiently and deliver in the widest possible range of media types. In addition to learning the key elements of the After Effects interface, topics that will be covered include animating text, working with shape layers and masks, the puppet tool, color correction, 3D objects, advanced editing techniques as well as rendering and output.

Each student will receive the official Adobe After Effects course manual and an Adobe certificate of completion.

Dates: 23rd – 25th April, Wed-Fri

Class times: 10.00am – 5.00pm

For more info or to book, please contact Filmbase Reception on 01 679 6716 and dial 0.


23rd April 2014 Business Matters: Getting to the Heart of the Deal – Sales Agreements, Distribution Agreements, Collection and Recoupment 
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This seminar is aimed at film producers with industry experience. During the seminar the participants will explore in detail the deal from the Sales Agreements, Distribution Agreements, Collection Account Management agreements and role of the collection agency to the film recoupment process. David Collins from Samson Films will chair the session.

Application Procedure: Please apply online with current CV at www.screentrainingireland.ie. Deadline for applications: Wednesday 16th of April 2014. For further details contact helen.mcmahon@screentrainingireland.ie


29th April 2014 Developing Original Formats for Television (Screen Training Ireland) 
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This seminar is aimed producers focusing on the development of original Formats for Television, across all genres.

The seminar will explore the following topics:

  • Ideation How to generate good ideas that could become TV formats. Ideation looks at the psychology of creativity, offers a variety of techniques to apply that creativity to the generation of relevant TV-oriented ideas, and applies different narratives to those ideas to tell a story in different ways.
  • Turning Ideas into Formats How to take good ideas and turn them into great formats. We explore and apply a unique system developed by The Format People to focus and clarify the heart of an idea, and develop it into a practical working format with potential international appeal.

How to Apply:
Please apply online at www.screentrainingireland.ie. Deadline for applications: Tuesday the 22nd of April 2014. For further details contact helen.mcmahon@screentrainingireland.ie


30th April 2014 European Commission MEDIA Programme - Distribution - Automatic support (Generation) 
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2nd May 2014 Screen Training Ireland - Nuke Compositing 
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Screen Training Ireland, in association with VFXAI and Animation Skillnet, and supported by Tyrell CCT and The Foundry, is seeking participants for an intermediate Nuke compositing course. This course aims to provide training for animation and VFX professionals in Nuke compositing. Participants should be skilled in After Effects, and have some basic knowledge of Nuke.

The course will cover the following:

  • General and CGI compositing
  • 2D Techniques
  • Rotoscoping tools
  • Paint tools
  • Multiple keying setups
  • 2D and 3D tracking
  • 3D techniques

Date: 02/05/2014
Duration: 3 Days
Venue: Dublin City Centre TBC
Cost: €150.00
Tutor: Matt Leonard, Director and Head of Training Sphere VFX

How to Apply:
Please apply online with current CV at www.screentrainingireland.ie. Deadline for applications: Friday 21st April 2014. For further details contact sorcha.loughnane@screentrainingireland.ie.


9th May 2014 Deadline for Running the Show – Set and Crew Management for Producers and Directors (Screen Training Ireland) 
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Based on Liz Gill’s book 'Running the Show' for First ADs, this course will enable producers and directors to work smoothly and effectively on and off set with key members of their team, including First ADs, HODs and cast. The course will offer participants the chance to enhance their practical production skills, as well as their time and people management skills, and will emphasise how an efficient pre-production period can enhance production itself. The course will be of particular interest to producers and directors who are progressing to managing bigger-budget projects with larger crews, or documentary producers and directors moving into drama.

The course will cover the following:

  • Getting the most from your First AD
  • Getting the most from your crew
  • Pre-production
  • Scheduling
  • Tech recces, production meetings and tests
  • Effective communication
  • Running a productive and efficient shoot

How to Apply:
Please apply online with current CV at www.screentrainingireland.ie. Deadline for applications: Friday 9th May 2014. For further details contact sorcha.loughnane@screentrainingireland.ie.


Starts 10th May (7 weeks) Documentary filmmaking at Filmbase 
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This popular weekend course, guided by Award-winning director Colm Quinn (Needle Exchange) and aimed at beginners, encourages students to write and present documentary proposals, develop and research ideas, produce, direct and interview. Other subjects taught on this course are digital camera skills, sound recording and advice on funding & markets.

Two proposals are selected to be made into short documentaries over a weekend.


10th May - 11th May Producing a Low Budget Feature with Conor Barry 
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Do you want to know what it takes to produce a low budget Feature Film? This course returns to Filmbase with experienced Producer, Conor Barry ('Love Eternal', 'Savage'). Using successful low budget films as case studies, this course is theory based with some practical exercises. It is the ideal course for first-time Director and Producers of low budget feature films.

14th May - 16th July 2014 (10 Wednesdays) LA College of Creative Arts - Photography: The Beginner 
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Photography is a skill that is an art form, a memory device and the only method of stopping time; photography is truly extraordinary

16th May 2014 VFX: Script to Screen (Screen Training Ireland) 
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VFX: Script to Screen aims to inspire the creative film community in Europe to push the boundaries of VFX and develop new and innovative stories for audiences in Europe and globally.

Through case studies, lectures and course work, the programme will provide participants will a broad overview of managing projects with VFX elements at all budget levels. Participants will develop the skills and expertise to successfully plan and manage a VFX project throughout all its stages.


19th May - 23th May 2014 LA College of Creative Arts - TV Presenting (Full Time) 
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This intensive and practical based TV Presenting course focuses solely on preparing our students for a career in media. With industry leading TV personalities lecturing this course, and students recording a professionally directed show reel upon completion, students leave this course with expert advice, an impressive portfolio and the confidence to perform at their best in any interview situation.
Full Time Dublin Monday to Friday 9.30-3.00

23rd May 2014 European Commission MEDIA Programme - Training 
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27th May 2014 Running the Show – Set and Crew Management for Producers and Directors (Screen Training Ireland) 
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Based on Liz Gill’s book 'Running the Show' for First ADs, this course will enable producers and directors to work smoothly and effectively on and off set with key members of their team, including First ADs, HODs and cast. The course will offer participants the chance to enhance their practical production skills, as well as their time and people management skills, and will emphasise how an efficient pre-production period can enhance production itself. The course will be of particular interest to producers and directors who are progressing to managing bigger-budget projects with larger crews, or documentary producers and directors moving into drama.

The course will cover the following:

  • Getting the most from your First AD
  • Getting the most from your crew
  • Pre-production
  • Scheduling
  • Tech recces, production meetings and tests
  • Effective communication
  • Running a productive and efficient shoot

How to Apply:
Please apply online with current CV at www.screentrainingireland.ie. Deadline for applications: Friday 9th May 2014. For further details contact sorcha.loughnane@screentrainingireland.ie.


6th June 2014 (2nd deadline) European Commission MEDIA Programme - Development SINGLE PROJECTS 
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6th June 2014 European Commission MEDIA Programme - Access to Market Framework Partnership (2015 activity) 
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Saturday June 7th Case Study of an Irish Production Company: Fastnet Films 
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Producer Morgan Bushe will talk about how Fastnet Films has evolved to become one of Ireland's leading production companies. It has produced and co-produced feature films and drama series with cumulative budgets of over $100 million for domestic and international markets. They are currently in pre production on The Surprise with the two-time Oscar winning director Mike Van Diem, Mammal (dir. Rebecca Daly), and Strangerland (dir. Kim Farrant) starring Nicole Kidman, Guy Pearce and Hugo Weaving.

Topics covered will include:

* How the company began

* The vision for the company

* How the company expanded

* Challenges for a production company at that moment

* Future Projects

Date: Half Day, June 7th

Cost: €15 (Members)/ €20 (Non-members)

About the Tutor:

Morgan Bushe was selected as the Irish representative as part of the EFP Producer on the Move program at the Cannes Film Festival in 2012. His most recent documentary The Last Days of Peter Bergmann (dir. Ciaran Cassidy) won the audience award at the IFI's 2013 Stranger than Fiction Festival and has been selected to screen as part of the 2014 Sundance Film Festival. In 2013, Morgan launched sister company WildCard Distribution, an Irish film distributor to acquire and release films in Irish cinemas, Video on Demand, DVD and across platforms and in multiple territories simultaneously.


13th June 2014 (2nd deadline) European Commission MEDIA Programme - TV Programming 
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17th June 2014 Filmbase - Character and Dialogue Masterclass with Pilar Alessandra 
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Presented by Pilar Alessandra this masterclass will highlight all of the elements necessary to Create strong characters, heightened emotional moments, memorable lines of dialogue, and engaging screen patter. In addition to being one of Hollywood’s most sought after script consultants, Pilar is the Director of the On The Page Writer’s Studio in California, host of the influential On The Page industry podcast series and author of “The Coffee Break Screenwriter” book.

This class is primarily aimed at writers, but would also be suitable for directors and producers seeking a greater understanding of screenplay dynamics.

Dates: 1 Evening, Tuesday 17th June

Class time: 6.30 – 10pm

Pricing: €40 Members / Non-Members


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