This short film scheme is run by the IFB for short films of 8-10 minutes with a max budget of €65,000. Since this is a high budget (for a short) only apply if you have a producer attached who has produced either a film board film or a successful short film previously.
NI Screen/Ulster Scots
For those of you working on broadcast projects, a fund you may not have considered is the Ulster Scots broadcast fund. Next deadline is the end of September and guidelines are available through the following link:
If you have a short script with potential for a European coproduction, here is a scheme that might be of interest, the European Short Pitch 2013.
The Arts Council is offering financial assistance up to €25,000 to those looking to create a literary journal or publication, full details below:
If you have a short gathering dust on the shelf, why not send it to First Cut! Youth Film Festival 2012. The deadline is September 14th and max length is 15 minutes. No Fee.
Send DVDs to First Cut! Youth Film Festival, c/o Cork Film Centre, Civic Trust House, 50 Pope’s Quay, Cork, Ireland