The Irish Film & Television Academy is delighted to announce that the Call for Entries for the 8th Annual Irish Film & Television Awards is now open. Submissions are invited for categories in film, television, shorts and animation and the deadline for receipt of entries is Friday, 19th November at 5.30pm.
The 8th Annual Awards ceremony will be held in Dublin’s Convention Centre on Saturday, 12th February 2011.
The Irish Film & Television Awards are open to talented craftspeople working within the film and television industries in Ireland, as well as those working in the international arena. The winners of the 8th Annual Irish Film and Television Awards will be decided by an official Irish Film and Television Academy vote.
To submit projects for consideration and view the IFTA Submissions Rules and Guidelines documents visit the IFTA website.
Footage from previous IFTA ceremonies can be viewed on IFTA’s You Tube Channel.
The IFTA 2011 Awards Categories are:
Actor in a Lead Role in a Feature Film
Actress in a Lead Role in a Feature Film
Actor in a Supporting Role in a Feature Film
Actress in a Supporting Role in a Feature Film
TELEVISION DRAMA CATEGORIES
Single Drama / Drama Serial
Drama Series / Soap
Actor in a Lead Role in Television
Actress in a Lead Role in Television
Actor in a Supporting Role in Television
Actress in a Supporting Role in Television
CRAFT / TECHNICAL CATEGORIES
Director Of Photography
Make Up & Hair
Children’s / Youth Programme
Special Irish Language Award