Archive for May 28th, 2010

Conference Tickets On Sale

28th May 2010

Give Me DirectionBord Scannán na hÉireann / the Irish Film Board, in association with the Jameson Dublin International Film Festival, have announced that tickets for the Give Me Direction Screenwriting Conference go on sale today, Friday 28th of May at noon, on a first-come first-served basis from the Dublin Film Festival web site.

This year’s conference will focus on the theme of comedy, and is taking place from 17th – 18th June 2010 in Cineworld, Parnell Street and The Morrison Hotel in Dublin.


Bobby Farrelly (Kingpin, There’s Something About Mary, Shallow Hal)
Nicole Holofcener (Walking and Talking, Lovely & Amazing, Friends with Money, Please Give)
Jesse Armstrong and Sam Bain (Peep Show, That Mitchell and Webb Look, Four Lions)
Stephen Woolley (Stoned, How to Lose Friends and Alienate People, Perrier’s Bounty)
Alice Lowe and Jacqueline Wright (Jackal Films)


Sharon Horgan (Pulling, Angelo’s)
Lenny Abrahamson (Adam & Paul, Garage)
Pat McCabe (The Butcher Boy, Breakfast on Pluto)

Give Me Direction is supported by IADT National Film School and Huston School of Film and Digital Media.