Ireland/ 5.3 Sector specific legislation
5.3.6 Film, video and photography
The Film Board (established under the Film Board Act, 1980) was reconstituted in 1993:
- to promote the creative and cultural elements of Irish film-making and film culture for a home and international audience;
- encourage the development and training of technical, artistic and production personnel; and
- to assist the production and marketing of Irish films.
For an account of current discussion, see chapter 4.2.3.
Chapter published: 02-12-2012