SPECIAL EFFECTS artists, screenwriters, and directors will be in Galway city this month to give beginner workshops in film for young people.
Hosted by the Galway Youth Arts Alliance, all workshops will take place at the Fóroige Galway City Youth Café, The Fairgreen.
Workshops begin this weekend with An Introduction to Filmmaking with Fran Keaveny (Saturday, 6pm to 9pm, cost €10 ), who has worked on Braveheart and The Snapper; and Screenwriting (Sunday, 10am to 4pm, cost €20 ) with Molly O’Driscoll.
The directing workshops takes place on May 25 with Ivan McMahon; special effects on June 22 with Christine Penston, a specialist in wound and injury effects; and filming on June 29, with Johan Molenaar, a cameraman, editor, and film educator.
For information and registration contact Anne Weadick on 087 - 1171789 or email [email protected].