(Camelot: one of Ireland’s TV productions in 2010)
Today saw the launch of IBEC’s Audiovisual Federation 2011 Review of film and television production in Ireland. The report covers 261 audiovisual productions completed in Ireland in 2010, with a total production value of €387.9 million, which marks an increase of €144.6 million on 2009. Audiovisual output for feature film rose from €58.6m in 2009 to €116.7m in 2010. Independent TV and major TV drama output also increased from €127.1m in 2009 to €241.5m in 2010. Animation output dropped from €57.6m in 2009 to €29.7m in 2010.