Parentline Podcast

#11 - Inspiring Creativity in Young People with Joan Burney Keatings

October 09, 2020 Parentline NI Episode 11
Parentline Podcast
#11 - Inspiring Creativity in Young People with Joan Burney Keatings
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Parentline Podcast
#11 - Inspiring Creativity in Young People with Joan Burney Keatings
Oct 09, 2020 Episode 11
Parentline NI

In this podcast we talk to Joan Burney Keatings MBE, CEO of Cinemagic. Cinemagic is a local charity, founded in Belfast over 30 years ago, and each year they put on the Cinemagic International Television and Film Festival for young people which is running for the month of October in 2020.

We talked about:
- the highlights of the festival this year and how parents and young people can get involved
- the challenges of scheduling a festival during a global pandemic
- how parents can encourage their kids to use technology and encourage creativity in the home while staying safe
- the booming TV industry in NI at the moment and how young people can embrace the opportunities that will come from that

If you want to find more information about the festival go to https://filmfestival.cinemagic.org.uk

Remember to contact Parentline on 0808 8020 400 if you need advice, support or guidance on any parenting issue.

Show Notes

In this podcast we talk to Joan Burney Keatings MBE, CEO of Cinemagic. Cinemagic is a local charity, founded in Belfast over 30 years ago, and each year they put on the Cinemagic International Television and Film Festival for young people which is running for the month of October in 2020.

We talked about:
- the highlights of the festival this year and how parents and young people can get involved
- the challenges of scheduling a festival during a global pandemic
- how parents can encourage their kids to use technology and encourage creativity in the home while staying safe
- the booming TV industry in NI at the moment and how young people can embrace the opportunities that will come from that

If you want to find more information about the festival go to https://filmfestival.cinemagic.org.uk

Remember to contact Parentline on 0808 8020 400 if you need advice, support or guidance on any parenting issue.