dlr First Frames is fully funded by Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council’s Arts Office and Economic Development Unit, and managed by IADT.  Funding is available through the scheme to support two short films with awards of up to €12,000 (VAT incl.) each. Mentoring support is provided by the National Film School, IADT with additional equipment and facilities from IADT. The 2021/22 Scheme is now closed. 

dlr First Frames Scheme 2021/22 supports emerging filmmakers looking to develop ambitious and creative short films based in Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown. dlr County Council works closely with the National Film School @ IADT on this programme. 


Information session, recorded 23rd June 2021