Archive for June 18th, 2010

Reality Bites 2010

18th June 2010 by Maura McHugh

Reality BitesBord Scannán na hÉireann / the Irish Film Board announced the new deadline for submissions for the next round of the Reality Bites scheme.

Reality Bites aims to encourage experimentation and a fresh approach to short non-fiction filmmaking. We are looking for something new in the use of the documentary form, whether the projects are journalistic or creative, observational or aesthetic, objective or personal. Documentaries can be produced in either the English or Irish language.

The Reality Bites scheme will provide funding for up to three films up to 12 minutes in duration, all of which will premiere at the Corona Cork Film Festival next year.

All applications for Reality Bites should be sent with the reference REF: REALITY BITES on the envelope to:

Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board,
Queensgate,
23 Dock Road,
Galway.

The deadline for applications is 5:00pm Friday 6th August.