1916 Seachtar na Cásca has received 2 nominations for the 2011 IFTA awards. It has been shortlisted in the Best Documentary Series and irish Language categories. The IFTA awards take place at the Dublin Convention Centre on February 12th and will be televised live on the night. We are all very excited here in Abú about the nominations and hoping that this is our year after the near misses with Mobs Mhericea 1 & 2 and Bothar go dti an Whitehouse.
In 2006, the Irish Film and Television Academy was established and opened Membership to all professionals working in the fields of Irish television and film. The aim of the IFTA Academy is the stimulation of original and creative production work, and the encouragement of excellence through recognition, education and leadership in film and television.
For more information on the IFTA's go to www.ifta.ie