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News and Events - Irish Language Broadcast Funding

17
Sep

40th Celtic Media Festival opens Call for Entries

17/09/18

The Celtic Media Festival, the biggest media festival in the Celtic nations and regions, has opened its Call for Entries Film and programme makers may submit entries for the prestigious Torc Awards for Excellence […]

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12
Sep

Lomax in Éirinn, Sunday 16th September at 8.30pm on TG4

12/09/18

In a new Irish Language Broadcast Fund documentary, Pol Brennan uncovers the story of Alan Lomax in Lomax in Éirinn. In the late 1940s Texan song-collector Alan Lomax had a dream to record […]

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03
Sep

Turas Bóthair 2, Thursday 6th September at 8.00pm on TG4

03/09/18

Turas Bóthair, the show that reveals what people really talk about in their cars, is back for a second series on Thursday 6th September at 8.00 pm on TG4. The six-part series was […]

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23
Aug

Tír Eoghain: The Unbreakable Bond to be shown on Sunday 26th August at 8.30pm on TG4

23/08/18

A new documentary about the Tyrone minor teams of 1997 and 1998 will air this weekend on TG4. This programme received funding support from Northern Ireland Screen’s Irish Language Broadcast Fund and is […]

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20
Aug

Hammond: Duais an Dorais (A Parting Gift), Sunday 26th August at 10pm on BBC Two Northern Ireland and Wednesday 29th August at 9.30pm on TG4

20/08/18

Made to mark the 10th anniversary of his death, Hammond: Duais an Dorais examines through contributions from friends, family, former colleagues, and archive footage of, and from, the man himself, the life, the […]

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07
Aug

Introducing the Celtic International Fund

07/08/18

Northern Ireland Screen’s Irish Language Broadcast Fund (ILBF) has joined forces with a host of broadcasters from the Celtic territories to establish an exciting new media production fund with the aim of developing […]

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12
Jul

New film Lomax in Éirinn premieres at Galway Film Fleadh

12/07/18

The 30th annual Galway Film Fleadh commenced this week with new film Lomax in Éirinn receiving its world premiere at a packed-out screening last night (Wednesday 11th July). Lomax in Éirinn features Clannad’s […]

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22
Jun

Ar Lorg Annie on Sunday 24 June at 10pm on BBC Two NI

22/06/18

Driven by his curiosity about a reproduction picture hanging in a pub in Glencolmcille, Co Donegal, investigative journalist Kevin Magee goes in search of the lost Irish paintings of controversial American artist Rockwell […]

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06
Jun

Tocht na Máthar, Wednesdays at 9.30pm on TG4

06/06/18

This insightful series examines how mothers cope when the worst happens to their children. The thought of her child getting hurt or injured is something that every mother dreads as the happiness of […]

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04
Jun

An Focal Scoir returns for new series on BBC Two NI

04/06/18

An Focal Scoir, a studio discussion series for BBC Two Northern Ireland, is back on our screens tonight (Monday, 4th June) at 10pm. The four-part series was produced by Below The Radar TV […]

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17
May

ILBF Training Schemes Now Open

17/05/18

Northern Ireland Screen’s Irish Language Broadcast Fund is seeking applications from fluent Irish speakers for the following training schemes. Trainees on the schemes will learn the craft of television while on placement with […]

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16
May

New Irish Language show, Na Cuibhrinn, to be broadcast on Sunday

16/05/18

From growing your own fruit and veg, to getting out in the fresh air, or even just enjoying your own little patch of green in the middle of the city, having an allotment […]

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11
May

Trad Ar Fad! returns to our screens for a second series

11/05/18

Trad Ar Fad! returns to our screens for a second series, this time coming to us from the biggest traditional music festival in Scotland – Celtic Connections. This series will see well-known musician […]

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03
May

ILBF projects amongst winners on Day One of Celtic Media Festival 2018

03/05/18

Hard-hitting investigations and sporting legends were among the day’s winners at the 3-day Celtic Media Festival in Llanelli, Cymru. The 39th festival is underway as hundreds of delegates arrive to experience the annual […]

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30
Apr

Top Industry Names Heading to Llanelli for 3 Day Celebration of Film, Television, Radio and Digital Media

30/04/18

This week will see hundreds of delegates enjoy a packed festival programme at the 39th Celtic Media Festival in Llanelli, Cymru. Taking place over 2 – 4 of May the programme celebrates the influential media industry of the Celtic […]

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18
Apr

Irish Language Broadcast Fund announces funding decisions for 2018

18/04/18

Northern Ireland Screen’s Irish Language Broadcast Fund (ILBF) is delighted to announce its latest funding decisions for 2018. Funding was awarded across a wide genre of TV and online content with a total […]

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18
Apr

Top Industry Names Heading to Llanelli for 3 Day Celebration of Film, Television, Radio and Digital Media

18/04/18

The Celtic Media Festival has revealed the details of this year’s programme, due to take place in Llanelli, Cymru over 2 – 4 of May. The programme celebrates the influential media industry of the […]

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05
Apr

ILBF series Wwoofáil sa Téalainn explores Thailand        

05/04/18

Presenters Mairéad Ní Chuaig and Tomaí Ó Conghaile journey to the exotic location of Thailand for a new series of Wwoofáil sa Téalainn on Thursday 5 April at 10pm on TG4. The 5-part […]

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04
Apr

ILBF to offer support to attend Sunnyside of the Doc Festival 2018

04/04/18

ILBF Skills Support – Attendance at Sunnyside of the Doc Festival, La Rochelle, 25th to 29th of June Northern Ireland Screen’s Irish Language Broadcast Fund is offering support to 3 Irish language producers […]

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09
Mar

ILBF content to mark Seachtain na Gaeilge (Irish Language Week)

09/03/18

A number of Irish Language projects supported by Northern Ireland Screen’s Irish Language Broadcast Fund, will broadcast during Seachtain na Gaeilge (Irish Language Week) across TV and Online platforms. Seachtain na Gaeilge (Irish […]

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08
Mar

Celtic Media Festival reveals nominees for 2018 awards

08/03/18

The Celtic Media Festival has revealed the nominees for the prestigious Torc Awards for Excellence, including several nominations for Northern Ireland talent. The winners are set to be revealed at the 39th Festival […]

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20
Feb

Local drama productions showcased in new ILBF series for TG4

20/02/18

A new Irish Language series by Macha Media will showcase a selection of drama clubs as they prepare to stage a production for their local community. Ar Chúl an Chuirtín, which received support […]

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16
Feb

ILBF announces funding award for commemorative bursary

16/02/18

The inaugural Aodán Mac Póilín Commemmorative fund, Ciste Cuimhneacháin Aodáin Mhic Phóilin, has been awarded to Imagine Media for its project, Rian na gCos. Rian na gCos will follow architect and local artist […]

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08
Feb

New ILBF series showcases Dungiven Castle Irish Language school

08/02/18

Daltaí an Chaisleáin, a new series from BBC Gaeilge, celebrates the people who transformed Dungiven Castle into a modern-day school. The four-part series, which received funding from Northern Ireland Screen’s Irish Language Broadcast […]

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19
Jan

The Oscars of traditional Irish music come to Belfast

19/01/18

We have some exciting news! TG4’s Gradam Ceoil comes to the Belfast next month. Beidh ceol den scoth ann ó cheoltóirí móra na linne. This is the first time in its 21-year history […]

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