European Organisations

European Audiovisual Observatory

The European Audiovisual Observatory is part of the Council of Europe created to collect and distribute information about the audiovisual industries in Europe.

EU Commission Representation in Ireland

The European Commission Representation in Ireland is part of the Commission’s network of representations throughout the Member States of the European Union.

European Film Promotion

European Film Promotion (EFP) is the only existing international network of organisations promoting and marketing European cinema worldwide.


Cineuropa is a European portal dedicated to cinema that features daily news, interviews, databases and investigations into the audiovisual industry.  

MEDIA Salles

Media Salles promotes the European cinema and its circulation at theatrical level.

Organises umbrella stands on behalf of Creative Europe to host European independents at international markets including MIPTV, MIPCOM and Marché du Film, Cannes; MIFA, Annecy; Series Mania Festival, Lille; and the European Film Market, Berlin.

Irish Organisations

Fís Éireann/ Screen Ireland

Fís Éireann/ Screen Ireland is the development agency for the Irish Film Industry investing in talent, creativity and enterprise.

Broadcasting Association of Ireland (BAI)

The BAI is the regulator of broadcasting in Ireland. It issues licences, publications and funds audio and AV projects and initiatives.

Enterprise Ireland 

Enterprise Ireland is the government organisation responsible for the development and growth of Irish enterprises in world markets.

Galway Film Centre

Galway Film Centre is a non-profit organisation dedicated to the development of film as an artistic medium in the West of Ireland to support filmmakers, community and youth groups through education, training and equipment provision.

Galway Film Fleadh 

Galway Film Fleadh is an international film event held every July. Its market, Galway Film Fair, established in 1997 was UK & Ireland’s first dedicated film market and has been co-funded by MEDIA almost continously since then.


Irish Film & Television Network (IFTN) is Ireland's premier film & TV information service. The award-winning site is the most comprehensive news service & directory produced for the Irish Film & Television industry

Irish Film Institute

The Irish Film Institute is Ireland’s national cultural institution for film. It provides audiences throughout Ireland with access to the finest independent, Irish and international cinema.

Irish Playwrights and Screenwriters Guild

The Writers Guild of Ireland (WGI) is the representative body in Ireland for writers for the stage, screen, radio and digital media.


RTÉ (Raidió Teilifís Éireann) is Ireland's national public-service media organisation.

Screen Directors Guild

The Screen Directors Guild of Ireland is the representative body for directors involved in the Irish and international audiovisual industry.

Screen Producers Ireland 

Screen Producers Ireland (SPI) is a members organisation that promotes the growth and sustainability of the independent production sector.

Screen Skills Ireland

Screen Skills Ireland is the national training and development resource for the Irish screen sectors that provides training and career development opportunities for professionals in the independent film, television and animation sector.


TG4, cainéal náisiúnta teilifíse na Gaeilge. TG4, the Irish language television channel.

Údarás na Gaeltachta

Údarás na Gaeltachta is the regional authority responsible for the economic, social and cultural development of the Gaeltacht with the overall objective to ensure that Irish remains the main communal language of the Gaeltacht and is passed on to future generations.