Beat Girl from beActive Entertainment gets another nomination. After being nominated for an Emmy, Beat Girl is now nominated for a Kidscreen Award as Best TV Movie. Winners will be announced on 11th February in New York, one day after the Emmys ceremony.
Beat Girl, created by award-winning and Emmy-nominated producer Nuno Bernardo, was produced by Triona Campbell under the helm of Irish Director Mairtín de Barra and stars newcomer Louise Dylan as Heather, a classical pianist whose music brings her on a life journey, as she finds herlself torn between following her late mother’s footsteps as a world class pianist and the enticing underground world of DJing.
The series was produced using the Irish section 481 tax incentives and Portuguese fund FICA. Beat Girl already made an impact on the big screen having had a theatrical run in cinemas in Ireland, UK and Portugal as well as a successful spin-off book, mobile games and a soundtrack CD. The series is currently available on iTunes and in the US market on Hulu and Hulu Plus subscription service. It has also been broadcasted on TV in Israel and soon will be on Scandinavian screens.