Initiatives and Events

FilmEU coordinator speaks to magazine about the Alliance

Manuel José Damásio, FilmEU coordinator, gave an interview to Nascer do Sol, a Portuguese magazine, where he talked about FilmEU. The article, in Portuguese, is available here.

Sound of Metal wins 2 Oscars!

The Belgian-American production “Sound of Metal” received 6 Oscar nominations and carried home two Oscars. The film depicting the life of a drummer, turning deaf on tour, won Best Sound and Best Editing. Sound of metal was produced by LUCA alumnus Bert Hamelink, also responsible for the success of ‘The Rider (2017) of Oscar winner […]

The Golden Bear for Best Short 2021 Berlinale goes to … Nany Tudor (My uncle Tudor) of Olga Lucovnicova

Olga made this documentary as her graduation project for Master in Documentary Film at DocNomads, ULHT (Lisbon, Portugal), SZFE (Budapest, Hungary), LUCA – School of Arts (Brussels, Belgium)

FILMEU promotes series of talks on Quality Assurance and Future Governance models in Higher Education in Europe

On 25th March, Daniela Jobertová provided useful insights about the QA system of the Film and TV School (FAMU), based on her experience as Vice-Rector of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague (AMU) from 2017 to 2021. Daniela also presented the findings of a cross-european study on existing QA models for the arts.

IADT short nominated for BAFTA Student Awards

IADT short “To All My Darlings” is shortlisted for BAFTA Student Awards 2021. So far it won the Audience Award for Best Short at the Dublin International Film Festival, Spirit of the Festival Award at the Catalyst Film Festival and Best Cinematography Award the RTS Award – Irish Region. Read all about it here.

FILMEU promotes series of “guest talks” on artistic research

Recently and in the context of its work package 6 on research and innovation, FilmEU – The European University of Film and Media Arts – promoted a series of talks with experts from different disciplinary and cultural backgrounds on the topic of artistic research. These talks are part of the project’s initiative towards the development […]

FilmEU Open Day

Join us live on facebook know more about the FilmEU Alliance and be part of this ambitious project. 27th May – 1:30 pm Western European Time What is FILMEU? What opportunities for teachers and students Schools Presentation What’s happening in the near future – agenda for the months to come

PhD student from Universidade Lusófona participates in TorinoFilmLab

Dulmaa Ochir, a Kino Eyes alumni and currently doing her PhD in Universidade Lusófona, was selected to be part of TorinoFilmLab, the prestigious six-month programme that starts this month online due to the pandemic. Dulmaa has previously participated in Torino Script Lab with the same project “Ze”.

Stories From Isolation Winners Announced

The winners for the Stories From Isolation competition have been announced at a live online ceremony this week, attended by the Chair of Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council, An Cathaoirleach, Cllr Una Power. The Stories From Isolation is an internal competitive process for IADT students studying the Film & New Media undergrad programmes, providing the […]

FilmEU is an official partner of the New European Bauhaus Initiative!

FILMEU has just been accepted as one of the official partners of the New European Bauhaus Initiative. The New European Bauhaus is an environmental, economic and cultural project, aiming to combine design, sustainability, accessibility, affordability and investment in order to help deliver the European Green Deal. The core values of the New European Bauhaus are […]

The Royal Irish Academy, IADT and FilmEU co-organize important conference

‘The future of media: experience, models, practice‘ is an important conference where the future of public service media in Ireland will be discussed. This event is organised by the Royal Irish Academy in association with IADT – Institute of Art, Design + Technology Dún Laoghaire and FilmEU. Three panel sessions will discuss and debate themes […]

Manuel José Damásio • Coordinator, FILMEU

FILMEU, an alliance of four prestigious European film schools, aims to set up a European University of Film and Media Arts by 2023

Conference European Universities

FilmEU Alliance coordinator, Manuel José Damásio, was one of the panelists for the European Universities: pioneering transformation in education, research and innovation.

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