Call All Young Film Makers

By Seamus Whelehan


Cork Young Filmmakers Academy want to unleash your child’s inner Spielberg.
From 3 – 7 July the Cork Film Centre will run a summer boot camp at the Midleton Football Club, for teenagers aged 13 -19.
The course part funded by Cork County Council and South East Cork Area Development (SECAD) is run by the Cork Film Centre.
The programme is designed to develop confidence in young film makers, in acting, writing and directing.
Youth Development Officer, Mary McGrath who is co-ordinator for this year’s event says “it’s all about having fun, learning new skills, building confidence, encouraging creativity and self-expression.”
Throughout the week students will learn the tools of the trade from industry experts, Chris Hurley, director of the Cork Film Centre and film manager Max La Cain.
To apply for a Place: Email: with your name, contact details; address/, age and briefly outline what experience you have and why you feel this course is for you!

The only charge is a €50 registration fee.

Places are limited so please email your application NOW to ensure your place.