The Film Artist in Residence role is jointly funded by UCC and the Arts Council, and is offered in association with the Cork Film Festival. It is designed to provide a screenwriter of distinction with a unique opportunity to develop his/her practice in a university environment, while offering students the opportunity to engage with a practising artist in a meaningful way during the course of their studies and their wider cultural involvement in campus life.Read more
25 Jul 2019
Call for Papers: “Mining Memories: New explorations in cinema, memory and the past” 22 November 201928 Jun 2019
Alphaville: Journal of Film and Screen Media, in association with the Irish Audiences Research Network, announces a one-day international symposium on the subject of cinema and memory, which will take place at University College Cork on Friday November 22, 2019Read more
17 May 2019
The UCC FSM Graduate Class are delighted to invite the you to attend our end of year showcase 6pm Sunday the 19th of May at the Kino, Washington Street.Read more
UCC Film and Screen Media students involved in major award-winning film production by former Arts Council/UCC Film Artist in Residence, Carmel Winters.01 May 2019The second feature film by award-winning director Carmel Winters goes on general release in May, following its success at the Toronto International Film Festival where it won the FIPRESCI Prize for the Discovery Programme.
12 Apr 2019
Film Artist in Residence (Screenwriter) University College Cork
2 September 2019–30 August 2020
Applications are invited from film artists of distinction for the above role, jointly funded by the Arts Council and University College Cork.
21 Mar 2019
The 3rd European University Film Award went to the Italian film HAPPY AS LAZZARO (Lazzaro felice) by Alice Rohrwacher. During a public presentation at the Studio-Kino on the same evening the winner was announced by the students and the film was shown. The award was presented to Alice Rohrwacher as part of the 31st European Film Awards in Sevilla, at the welcome reception hosted by the Creative Europe Desk on December 14, 2018 to producer Carlo Cresto-Dina and later on to Alice Rohrwacher.Read more
13 Mar 2019
The Department of Film and Screen Media is delighted to announce an evening with 2018-9 Arts Council/UCC Film Artist in Residence, Pat Murphy.Read more
Pat will discuss her work and introduce a screening of Tana Bana on Wednesday 20thMarch at 5.15pm in the Film and Screen Media auditorium, Kane basement.
06 Mar 2019
Dr Mark Betz (King’s College London)Read more
"Of Relays and Networks: Mapping Disorder and Affiliation in Contemporary Film Narration”
27 Feb 2019
You are invited to a very special masterclass with the renowned film preservationist, Rob Byrne, President of the San Francisco Silent Film Festival. Rob will speak about film history, preservation and festivals, and will introduce a screening of an extremely rare film, Behind the Door (1919), in a newly-restored print (see more about the film here: https://www.flickeralley.com/the-history-behind-behind-the-door-1919/Read more
14 Feb 2019
Film and Screen Media is delighted to announce the launch of a number of volumes recently published by colleagues in the Department:Read more