News & Events

Brand new programme: Pitching your Animation Project at Festivals and Markets

Animation Skillnet, Animation Ireland, Ardán and Screen Ireland are delighted to host a series of workshops aimed at Producers and Companies preparing for their first animation festivals. This is the first in a series of events that will include an exciting opportunity for companies pitching at their first markets in summer 2022 to apply for mentorship and a panel on... Read more...

Ireland, UK and NI join forces as Animation Ireland membership is now open to Northern Ireland studios

Animation Ireland, Animation UK and Northern Ireland Screen have today agreed adeal that will open membership to studios based in Northern Ireland. The studios will beable to be members of both Animation Ireland and Animation UK, the trade associationsrepresenting studios in Ireland and the UK respectively.The deal is a major step forward in collaboration between studios in the two jurisdictions,who... Read more...

Industry News Roundup

CMC Early Bird Ticket Sales End today, Tuesday 3 May! CMC 2022 Live in Sheffield5-7 July 2022Sheffield, UKEarly Bird Rate £360+VATRegister Here CMC 2022 Online5-7 July 2022Early Bird Rate £130+VATRegister Here Sales of the CMC Early Bird Tickets end today, Tuesday 3rd of May, so buy now to ensure you don’t miss out on the discounted ticket price. The Children’s Media Conference... Read more...

Screen Ireland publishes new Sustainability Plan for the Screen Industry

Screen Ireland publishes new Sustainability Plan for the Screen Industry Outlining Sustainability and Inclusion ambitions Monday, 25 April 2022 – Fís Éireann/Screen Ireland has today published a new Sustainability Plan which outlines the agency’s ambitions to help work towards lowering the carbon footprint of Ireland’s screen industry. The Plan also includes a funding commitment for programmes that have clear Diversity,... Read more...

FREELANCERS GUIDE TO TAX & PENSIONS MAY 2022

Date:               Tuesday May 10th Tutor(s):          Peter Daly Duration:         3hr + 1hr Venue:            Online Cost:                Free Participant Profile: Screen Skillnet, Screen Ireland, Animation Ireland and Animation Skillnet with the support of the BAI Sectoral Learning and Development Fund are delighted to present  these two FREE sessions aimed at freelancers working in the Irish animation and screen... Read more...