Enhanced Production Funding For Female Talent
Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (IFB) has announced the details for its enhanced production funding for female talent, one of the five new ground-breaking initiatives for female writers, directors and producers, announced as part of the IFB’s ongoing commitment to gender equality in the Irish film industry.
Detailed guidelines for the enhanced production funding for feature film projects driven by Irish female writers and directors as well as feature documentaries driven by Irish female directors have now been published, as part of a number of measures specifically targeted at incentivising female writers, directors and producers, in order to directly increase female representation in the Irish film, television and animation industry.
Applicants are advised to familiarise themselves with the guidelines for this initiative to ensure eligibility in advance of making a submission.
Enhanced Production Funding Guidelines for Female-Driven Talent (English and Irish versions)
Other Funding Schemes
The IFB provides funding in the areas of Development, Production, Distribution and Short Film. As part of our artistic leadership role in the film and screen content sector, we strive to achieve 50/50 gender equality across all of these schemes.
For more information on the various IFB funding schemes, please click here.