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UTV Ireland Appoints Paul Colgan as Economics Editor
17 Oct 2014 | UTV Ireland has announced the appointment of Paul Colgan as Economics Editor. Paul joins UTV Ireland from RTÉ, where he spent eight years reporting extensively across the channel’s main news programmes and platforms – including the ‘Six One’ and ‘Nine News’, ‘Primetime’, ‘Morning Ireland’ and ‘News at One'. 
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IFTA to Host Family Screening of Animated Film ‘Song of the Sea’
17 Oct 2014 | Irish Film & Television Academy Members are invited to the First Look Family Screening of animated Irish Film 'Song of the Sea' in Dublin on October 25th. 
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Budget for the Irish Film Board Remains as per 2014 Allocation
17 Oct 2014 | The overall budget for the Irish Film Board remains at €14.03 million for 2015. The Irish Government has also announced a review on the cap of qualifying expenditure per project with regard to the Irish financial incentive for film, television and animation production, which will ensure Ireland remains a competitive location for international production activity. 
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Irish Feature ‘Captive’ Wraps
17 Oct 2014 | Irish director Stephen Patrick Kenny (‘The Pigman Murders’) has completed filming on his second feature ‘Captive’, which will be released in 2015. 
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Square One Productions Wrestling Documentary ‘Danno’ to air on TG4 on 19th October
17 Oct 2014 | ‘Danno’, Square One Productions documentary about Irish wrestler Danno O’Mahoney, will air on Sunday, 19th October at 9.30pm on TG4. 
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Programme Released for 20th Junior Galway Film Fleadh
17 Oct 2014 | The Junior Galway Film Fleadh (JGFF), celebrating 20 years of entertaining and educating young people through the power of film, have partnered with IFI Education to bring a programme of foreign language films, student short film showcases, workshops from professionals, competitions and discussions. 
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Film Festival Round-Up
17 Oct 2014 | Irish shorts and features receive international screenings, premieres and festival awards… 
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Kantar Media – Monitoring Media and Promoting Your Film
17 Oct 2014 | Social media and online forums have become a major part of our day-to-day lives and an indispensable means of communication and the distribution of information. Ireland’s largest media monitoring and evaluation company, Kantar Media, provides monitoring across press, broadcast, online and social media outlets for a wide variety of firms. 
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Irish Actress Gabrielle Reidy Dies Aged 54
16 Oct 2014 | Irish stage and screen actress Gabrielle Reidy has died aged 54. She passed away at her London home this week after being diagnosed with cancer earlier this year. 
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US Broadcaster ABC to Adapt Chris O’Dowd’s ‘Moone Boy’
16 Oct 2014 | US broadcaster ABC has ordered a put pilot for Chris O’Dowd’s critically acclaimed rural comedy ‘Moone Boy’. 
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Almost 9,000 people have applied to be part of ‘The Christmas Toy Show’ on TV3
16 Oct 2014 | TV3 has been flooded with requests from eager parents all hoping to be part of the station’s 90-minute ‘Christmas Toy Show’ live from the RDS on Friday 21st November. 
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Comedian Ardal O’ Hanlon Appointed to Advisory Board of Deadpan Pictures
16 Oct 2014 | Deadpan Pictures have announced the appointment of comedian Ardal O’Hanlon to the Advisory Board of the company. 
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Guth Gafa Announce Shorts Programme for 2014 Documentary Festival
16 Oct 2014 | Women filmmakers dominate the short films category for this year’s Guth Gafa International Documentary Film Festival. 
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A Trip Down Windmill Lane: IFTN Speaks To Tim Morris of Windmill Lane Pictures Post Production
16 Oct 2014 | There are not too many people in Ireland with the knowledge of what lies in store for Nidge and Co in Season 5 of ‘Love/Hate’, making the post production crew of Windmill Lane Pictures an enviable and elite group of people indeed. 
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Minister Humphreys Pleased with Budget 2015 and Michael Noonan’s Intentions Towards Film and TV Sector
16 Oct 2014 | The Minister for the Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Heather Humphreys TD, has stated that the government have sent out a strong message that they value the arts with Budget 2015 and declared herself pleased with Minister for Finance, Michael Noonan’s intentions towards boosting the Film and TV sector in the coming years. 
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RTÉ to Appoint New London Correspondent
16 Oct 2014 | RTÉ News has today confirmed it will appoint a new London Correspondent. The person appointed will be responsible for reporting across all RTÉ News television, radio and web based platforms on political, social and economic affairs in London and the wider Great Britain. 
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Official Trailer released for ‘The Guarantee’ – in Irish cinemas 30th October
16 Oct 2014 | Wildcard Distribution have released the official trailer for the feature film ‘The Guarantee’ which hits Irish cinemas on Thursday, October 30th at 8pm with a unique and interactive live event hosted by broadcaster Matt Cooper. 
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Irish Government Underlines the Cultural and Economic Importance of the Irish Film, Television and Animation Industry
15 Oct 2014 | The Irish Minister for Finance, Michael Noonan (TD) has underlined the current Irish Government’s support for Irish filmmaking and the Irish film, television and animation Industry through his speech on the budget for the year 2015. 
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Documentary ‘Filleadh ar An Teampall Mór’ (‘Return To Templemore’) on TG4 Tonight
15 Oct 2014 | Brian Reddin’s documentary broadcasts this evening at 9.30pm on TG4. 
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ABOUT A BOY
15 Oct 2014 | He’s onscreen for just 15 minutes, but 13-year old COREY MCKINLEY just about steals the show in the critically acclaimed ‘71. IFTN starts his Oscar campaign here... 
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