This May the 6th Coca-Cola Cinemagic International Film and Television Festival for Young People for 12-25 year olds are offering unique glimpses behind the scenes of movie making. The Festival which reaches out to young people to give them an insight to the film and television industry, offers film fans of all ages a chance to view classic and new movies from around the world. One way they do this is through the series of masterclasses which are run under The Talent Lab strand. To apply for masterclasses please email [email protected], or telephone Shauna at the Cinemagic office on +44 28 90 311 900 or go to to download the registration form.


Directing with Lenny Abrahamson (Q&A) - 15 May
Casting with John and Ros Hubbard - 13 May
Film Production with Oscar winning producer Gareth Ellis-Unwin (Bedlam Productions) and Jessica Malik (Pari Passu Films) - 13 May
Television and Music Production with Ned O’Hanlon - 15 May 
Writing and Directing for Film with Aisling Walsh - 16 May
Film Production with Terry Bamber - 17 May
Special Love/Hate Q&A in F2, Rialto with David Caffrey and Tom Vaughan-Lawlor - 16 May