In the nominations for Irish Film & Television Academy (IFTA) Awards 2017, three of the five films up for BEST FILM are supported by Creative Europe MEDIA:
- Love and Friendship, Blinder Films (Slate Funding)
- The Secret Scripture, Ferndale Films (Single Project Funding)
- A Date for Mad Mary, Element Pictures (Slate Funding)
The two other films nominated are The Siege of Jadotville and Tomato Red.
Congratulations are also to the two feature documentaries which both received Creative Europe MEDIA Single Project development funding in 2014.
- Mattress Men, El Zorrero Films
- School Life (formerly called In Loco Parentis), Soilsiú Teoranta
The other nominees in this category which features a critically acclaimed list are Atlantic, Bobby Sands 66 Days, It's Not Yet Dark. Read more on IFTA's website.