- 04 Sep 18
Film executives John Boorman and Kieran Corrigan launch Irish Film School with the aim of "closing the film skills gap and reshaping training for future industry players."
Legends of the Irish film industry John Boorman and Kieran Corrigan have today launched the Irish Film School at the Lir Academy Dublin.
Starting from Monday October 22nd, the Irish Film School, based at The Lir Academy in central Dublin, will provide intensive, hands-on classes in filmmaking taught by leading international film and TV professionals, including Hollywood legend Roger Corman and 2018 Academy Award winners DNEG. Boorman said of the school "I founded Irish Film School in order to help young filmmakers to avoid all of the mistakes that I have made during my life in film." The school has partnered with The London Film Institute and China Film and will expand to London and Beijing.