European Organisations

European Audiovisual Observatory

The European Audiovisual Observatory is part of the Council of Europe in Strasbourg. It is a public service organisation created in 1992 in order 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 the first European portal dedicated to cinema and audiovisual in 4 languages. With daily news, interviews, data bases, in-depth investigations into the audiovisual industry, Cineuropa aims at promoting the European film industry throughout the world.  

MEDIA Salles

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

MEDIA is the brand name for a dynamic team combining expertise in the audiovisual sector with knowhow in showcasing the best Europe has to offer in this field via the 'umbrella' stands of the European Commission's Creative Europe MEDIA programme at key international programme and content markets, including MIPCOM, MIPTV, the European Film Market/Berlinale and the Marche du Film/Festival de Cannes.

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 Broadcasting Authority of Ireland was established on 1st October 2009 to regulate content across all broadcasting, assuming the roles previously held by the Broadcasting Commission of Ireland (BCI) and the Broadcasting Complaints Commission (BCC).

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, members based organisation dedicated to the development of film as an artistic medium in the West of Ireland and support filmmakers, community and youth groups through education and training, equipment provision and information.

Galway Film Fleadh 

The Galway Film Fleadh – Ireland’s leading film festival, is a six day international film event held every July and welcomes a mad diversity of filmmaking from around the world. The Fleadh is very much a film lovers’ festival, and attracts directors, actors, cinematographers and artists of all generations and cultural backgrounds.


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; it preserves and promotes Ireland’s moving image heritage through the IFI Irish Film Archive, and provides opportunities for audiences of all ages and backgrounds to learn and critically engage with film.

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. A leader in Irish media, RTÉ provides comprehensive, cost-effective, free-to-air multi-media services to the public in Ireland and interested audiences internationally.

Screen Directors Guild

The Screen Directors Guild of Ireland (SDGI) is the representative body for Directors involved in the Irish and international audiovisual industry. These include Directors of feature films, fiction, animation documentary, television drama, short films, video art and commercials.

Screen Producers Ireland 

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

Screen Skills Ireland

Screen Skills Ireland is the national training and development resource specifically created for the Irish screen sectors to provide continuing training and career development opportunities for professionals in the independent film, television and animation sector, and is founded on a collaborative approach with industry.


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. The overall objective of Údarás na Gaeltachta is to ensure that Irish remains the main communal language of the Gaeltacht and is passed on to future generations.