IADT Graduates and Staff scoop up nominations for the IFTA Gala Television Awards 2018!

Graduates and staff of IADT, have done outstandingly well in the nominations for this year’s IFTA awards.

Below is the list of nominees, including Rónán Ó Muirthile, Head of Department - Film & Media.

The IFTA awards will take place on Thursday 31st May, 2018. Best of luck to everyone nominated!

For more information about the awards visit www.ifta.ie

COMEDY

Bridget & Eamon (Pureclass Productions/RTE) (Written & Directed by Jason Butler)

The Young Offenders (Vico Films/ BBC3/RTE)

FEMALE PERFORMANCE

Hilary Rose - Young Offenders (Vico Films / BBC3/RTE)

IRISH LANGUAGE

Frank O’Connor - Idir Dhá Shruth (Animo TV/TG4) (Executive producer Rónán Ó Muirthile, Head of Department - Film & Media)

DIRECTOR COMEDY/SOAP

Cathy Brady - Can't Cope Won't Cope (Deadpan Productions /RTE)

Jason Butler - Bridget and Eamon (Pureclass Productions / RTE)

Diarmuid Goggins - Red Rock (TV3)

Peter Foott - The Young Offenders (Vico Films / BBC3/RTE)