The Kaleidoscope broadcasts are now in full swing over on Twitch. We had a full day of broadcasting yesterday (Fri 29th) and are back online today at 11AM where we will be going until around lunchtime. We are postponing our schedule 3pm broadcast today in order to not clash with our colleagues on the Tallaght campus, who are launching their online show today as well, so instead we will be back with our fifth and final broadcast on Tuesday (2nd June) at 10AM. Schedule for today’s broadcast is in the image above. It’s all happening at twitch.tv/creativedigitalmedia. Enjoy!
For the graduating class of 2020, the Kaleidoscope Showcase event for Creative Digital Media will take place entirely online and will be live-streamed using the Twitch.tv platform. Opening on Thursday 28th May at 5:30pm, visitors are invited to point their phones, tablets or laptops at twitch.tv/creativedigitalmedia where an opening event will be hosted by the staff and students. Following this, the work of the students will be live-streamed in rotation from the same address over the next two days.
This opening event will also feature announcements of awards sponsored by our partners at The Digital Hub and the Dept agency. The Digital Hub award was established in 2018 with the winning student being offered an exhibition of their work at the Digital Hub. The Dept Innovation Award, established in 2019, highlights innovative use of design or technology and the successful student is offered mentoring and support at Dept.
Please join us at 5:30pm on Thursday 28th of May to help us celebrate the work of our students and view some of their outstanding work. Visitors are advised that they will have to bring their own refreshments.
Showcase Opening: Thursday 28th of May at 5:30pm at http://twitch.tv/creativedigitalmedia
Showcase Runs: Friday 29th and Saturday 30th from 10-5pm at http://twitch.tv/creativedigitalmedia and on an ongoing basis on our website at http://creativedigitalmedia.ie
Come join us for our annual End Of Year exhibition where we showcase the work of our final year Creative Digital Media students. A wide array of projects will be exhibited including work in areas such as Interactive Design, Film-making, Animation and Visual FX, App Design, Installation, Documentary, Game Development, AR and VR. Students exhibiting work this year are Aisling Power, Alan Murphy, Amanda Culligan, Andrew Rahaman, Ashley Farrell, Aoife Burke, Aqsa Khalid, Cian Daly, Conor Diggin, Conor Gunn, Diarmuid Costello, Dylan Lewis, Dylan Reilly, Eoghan O’Carroll, Jessica Abhilash, John Braga, Megan Bredin, Milaela Egan, Neil Doughty, Padraig Hawkins, Sarah Mooney, Sayonara Bittencourt, Shauna Sheridan-Donnelly, Stephen Coyle, Tobi Ilori and Zithelo Mthombeni.
Opening recepton and preview on Thursday 23rd of May from 6:30pm. Show also open all day Friday 24th of May. The venue is the A Block on the TU Dublin Blanchardstown campus.
THU, 23 MAY-24 MAY
TU Dublin, Blanchardstown Campus
Fingal Film Festival is now open for the following film submissions in Animation – Feature – Short – Student – Documentary – Scannan Gaeilge Is Fearr – International – 1916 films related.
The fifth instalment of Fingal Film Festival’s annual event, which will take place inMovies@swords, Pavilions Centre, Swords, Co Dublin, Ireland from 30th Sept – 2nd nd Oct 2016. Our 2015 event saw bigger screening and workshop attendances, proving that the Fingal Film Festival is the best Independent Festival to have your work seen by large audiences and is a fantastic platform for emerging filmmakers from Ireland and abroad” says Liz Kenny, the Festivals Managing Director. “Our focus for 2016 is to create a Festival that is diverse in content, offering and interactive experience with filmmakers and cinema goers alike during next year’s event” says Creative Director Dave Byrne, “A challenge I and the team are looking forward to”.
As part of the centenary celebrations in 2016, the festival will be dedicating a slot in the schedule for all subjects relating to the 1916 Rising. Any filmmakers creating content in any of the mediums screened at the festival is encouraged to submit for possible inclusion in the Fingal Film Festival 2016.
The Awards are in nine categories as follows for 2016:
- Best Animation
- Scannan Gaeilge Is Fearr (Prize)
- Best International Film
- Best Short Film
- Best Feature Film
- Best Documentary
- Best Student Film (Prize)
- Fingal Newcomer Media Award – (Prize) (Director/Writer/Producer/DOP – Living in Fingal Area)
- Outstanding Achievement in Media Award – (Director/Writer/Producer/DOP/Journalist) This award will be given to any filmmaker who breaks new ground in any of the categories or creates a new way of storytelling.
For more information on how to submit your film go to –http://www.fingalfilmfest.com/2016-submissions or email: firstname.lastname@example.org:
CDM Year 2 Visual Communications students tested their abstraction skills this week by creating unique stencil symbols, and got their hands dirty by spray-painting their own canvas artwork… Well done to all!
The Creative Digital Media team are looking forward to meeting the our bright new first year students this week, and are delighted to be welcoming back our talented second, third and fourth year students also! Continue reading article →
One Thursday 19th July third year CDM student Derek Joyce will have his first credit on a series that airs on Setanta at 9pm. This programme is called ‘It’s Not The Taking Part’, an Ob-Doc following 8 Irish atheletes as they attempt to quality for the Olympics. Derek’s role was first production assistant. Tune in!