21 February 2019 The Irish Film & Television Network
Actors
TV
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
Production News
Post Production News
VFX News
Animation News
Digital News
Festivals News
Training News
Cast News
Finance News
IFTA Film & Drama Awards
Galway Film Fleadh 2017
List Your Company
Daily News Bulletin
Site Map
IFTN HOME
IMRO / RTÉ Seeking Filmmakers & Composers for Scoring For Film Programme
14 Sep 2018 :
The RTÉ Concert Orchestra and IMRO will amass the best of emerging Irish filmmakers and composers to work on an exciting collaborative project during 2018/2019.

Following on from the success of previous collaborative film scoring programmes, RTÉ and IMRO are now seeking applications from interested filmmakers and composers who would like to participate in this programme. The programme is in association with The Contemporary Music Centre (CMC) and Screen Training Ireland.

This initiative will provide emerging filmmakers and composers with an invaluable opportunity to enhance their skills through hands-on experience in a vital aspect of film post-production. It is also a rare opportunity to have a score composed and recorded for full orchestra. Each year, films featured in the initiative have gone on to win awards at various national and international film festivals, signalling the high quality of creative output of Irish filmmakers and film composers.

The focus of the project is a one day recording session in RTÉ studios in March 2019 with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra recording original scores for short film submissions selected for the initiative. Programme participants will be further supported through mentoring sessions and workshops with leading industry specialists.

Due to the limited number of places available there are a number of qualifying criteria for those wishing to take part:

Filmmakers

Submitted film projects for the initiative should require original scored music totalling between three and five minutes. Ideally the film should have a maximum duration of 10 – 15 minutes and should be close to or have completed picture lock. Once selected, the filmmakers will work with a composer, who has been selected through the process, who will create a full score for the film to be performed and recorded by the RTÉ Concert Orchestra.

All categories of film will be considered e.g. live-action drama, animation, documentary, experimental, etc. Ideally, the film projects submitted should be close to completion on editing. The use of temp tracks or “mood music” where score is required is allowed but not required.

Composers

1. Previous experience in scoring to picture (short film/advertisements etc.) desirable.

2. The ability to score for full orchestra is essential.

3. The ability to work to a tight deadline is also essential.

The closing date for submissions for the programme is 5pm Friday 28th September 2018.




BREAKING NEWS
Colin Farrell Joins Cast of Andrew Haigh's BBC Thriller 'The North Water'
Deadline Approaching for EDN Pitch Pilot Workshop in Galway
Bow Street to Host Acting Masterclass with Gerry Grennell
Watch: IFTN Talks with Lee Cronin and Seana Kerslake of 'The Hole In The Ground'

FEATURES & INTERVIEWS
Oscar-Nominated Director Louise Bagnall Talks 'Late Afternoon' with IFTN
Vincent Lambe Talks 'Detainment' with IFTN
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
Watch: IFTN Talks with Lee Cronin and Seana Kerslake of 'The Hole In The Ground'
19 Feb 2019 
Indian Cinema Legend Aamir Khan Revealed as Special Guest for Belfast Film Festival 2019
18 Feb 2019 
Oscar-Nominated Director Louise Bagnall Talks 'Late Afternoon' with IFTN
18 Feb 2019 
First Look Trailer Released for Grand Pictures' 'Dark Lies The Island'
15 Feb 2019 
EDITOR'S PICK
Watch: IFTN Talks with Lee Cronin and Seana Kerslake of 'The Hole In The Ground'
Jessie Buckley Talks with IFTN
The Favourite Lands Seven Awards at the 2019 BAFTA Film Awards
Epic Pictures and Tailored Films Reveal Cast for New Irish Horror 'The Winter Lake'
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