25 April 2015 The Irish Film & Television Network
Actors
Broadcast
Crew
Digital
Distribution
Education / Training
Equipment
Festivals / Markets
Finance
Legal
Locations Ireland
Post Production
Production
Rep Bodies
JOBS FILMOGRAPHY NEWS WHO'S WHO DIARY GALLERY IFTA
     
NEWS IN BRIEF
Features & Interviews
Broadcast News
Production News
Festivals News
Facilities News
Distribution News
Training News
Markets News
Finance News
Legal News
Digital News
Cast News
Crew News
Locations News
Commercials News
Telecoms News
IFTN Media Channel
List Your Company
Free Newsletter
Site Map
IFTN HOME
David Yates, Pete Docter & Gareth Edwards In Dublin For Screen Directors Guild Event
21 Nov 2012 : By Eva Hall
David Yates & Brendan Gleeson on set of 'Harry Potter & the Deathly Hallows Part 1'
Award-winning directors David Yates, Pete Docter and Gareth Edwards will all be in Dublin in January to take part in the Screen Directors Guild of Ireland’s Annual Meeting of Directors.

The trio will take part in the three-day event which will feature talks on technology expositions. The discussions will be aimed at helping Irish film and TV creatives becoming technological leaders.

BAFTA-winning Yates, who worked on four of the eight ‘Harry Potter’ films, has worked extensively in the British film industry, lending his directorial skills to BBC series ‘State of Play’ and TV movie ‘The Girl in the Café’. Yates worked closely with Irish father and son acting duo Brendan and Domhnall Gleeson in the last ‘Harry Potter’ films.

Oscar-winning director Docter has worked on Disney films such as ‘Toy Story’ and ‘Up’, the latter of which he picked up an Oscar for Best Animated Feature Film in 2010. His next project is an untitled Pixar project, which is scheduled for a 2015 release.

Emmy-nominated Edwards, who directed the acclaimed sci-fi thriller ‘Monsters’, is currently in pre-production on a remake of ‘Godzilla’, which is slated for a 2014 release.

The Screen Directors Guild of Ireland has also announced that it will feature a Digital Biscuit event this year, in which a series of 20 programmed talks and technology expositions will be held over three days in January.

During this event, the public will also get an opportunity to engage with premiere product launches of latest cameras, tablets, computers and software.

Director and chairman of SDGI Ciaran Donnelly, who has recently wrapped filming on The History Channel series ‘Vikings’, said: “'This is an opportunity for directors to continue to embrace the future of the digital age”.

Digital Biscuit will take place from January 24-26 2013. For more information see .


BREAKING NEWS
IFTA Voting For Round One Closing on Monday, April 27
‘An Bronntanas’ creator Tom Collins talks show-running and the future of Irish TV
Brown Bag Films ‘Doc McStuffins’ wins Peabody Award
Stephen Fingleton receives Special Jury Mention at Tribeca

FEATURES & INTERVIEWS
‘An Bronntanas’ creator Tom Collins talks show-running and the future of Irish TV
Writer/Director Frank Berry on his new film ‘I Used To Live Here’
Free Industry Newsletter
Subscribe to IFTN's industry newsletter - it's free and e-mailed directly to your inbox every week.
Click here to sign up.


RELATED NEWS
‘Brooklyn’ given US release date of November 6th
05 Mar 2015 
Irish Film Festival, Boston announces details of 2015 Festival
02 Mar 2015 
FilmOffaly/Filmbase ShortSpace Screening & Information Night to be held on March 5th
27 Feb 2015 
New Irish films available to view on Netflix
16 Feb 2015 
EDITOR'S PICK
IFTA Voting For Round One Closing on Monday, April 27
Stephen Fingleton receives Special Jury Mention at Tribeca
‘Clean Break’ completes post-production at Screen Scene
Juliette Bonass selected for ‘Producer on the Move’ at Cannes next month
MORE ON IFTN
Irish Production Companies
Listings for Irish film & television production companies
What's In Production?
The latest info on projects filming in Ireland
Latest Industry Jobs
Job listings for Irish film & television crew

CONNECT WITH IFTN
Find us on Facebook
Follow IFTN on Twitter
E-Newsletter Subscribe
Subscribe to RSS Feed




 
 the Website  Directory List  Festivals  Who's Who  Locations  Filmography  News  Crew  Actors
 

Contact Us | Advertise | Copyright | Terms & Conditions | Security & Privacy | RSS Feed | Twitter