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Acting Masterclass - Ciarán Hinds

3pm to 5pm Friday, June 3rd

3pm to 5pm, June 3rd Where:  Lighthouse Cinema, Dublin. Register Here

The Irish Film & Television Academy, in association with Screen Ireland, presents a special Acting Masterclass with Oscar-nominated Actor Ciarán Hinds.

The Academy is delighted to welcome IFTA-winning, Oscar and Golden Globe-nominated Actor Ciarán Hinds for IFTA Skills in Focus: Acting Masterclass – A Compelling Performance.

Over a diverse career spanning drama, comedy, animation, fantasy, and even blockbuster superhero films, Hinds has worked with celebrated directors such as Steven Spielberg, Paul Thomas Anderson and Sam Mendes, among others.  In 2022 Hinds won two IFTAs at the Irish Academy Awards, winning Best Supporting Actor Film for his role as 'Pop' in Sir Kenneth Branagh's Belfast, for which he was nominated for both a Golden Globe and an Academy Award, as well as Best Supporting Actor Drama for his work on the AMC/RTÉ crime drama Kin.

He will soon be seen in the new comedy-drama The Dry, from IFTA-winning director Paddy Breathnach, and has worked on high-quality TV such as Game of Thrones, The Terror, and Kin.  He has starred in a diverse range of feature films such as Excalibur, The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her LoverRoad to PerditionThe Sum of All FearsMunichThere Will Be BloodIn BrugesHarry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, First Man, The Man in the Hat,  Zack Snyder's Justice League (and its 2021 director's cut) and Belfast.

Hinds will join the Irish Academy to share his knowledge and expertise with Academy Members and discuss the key skills and techniques that he has used to deliver compelling performances across Film and Drama.

This discussion will be moderated by award-winning writer/director Graham Cantwell (Who We Love, Anton, Lily)

Please Note: This will be a physical event at the Lighthouse Cinema Dublin

Priority will be given to Academy Members with a small allocation for non-members working in the industry.

To register your interest and apply for this event please fill in your details at the link below.

Register Here