Irish Film Institute (IFI) The Tiernan McBride Library "holds over 3,500 books, covering all aspects of film history, criticism, theory and production. The collection includes books on film genre and theory, gender studies, film production and scriptwriting, international filmmakers and actors, the history of early and silent cinema, and national cinemas. The library has a large selection of books relating to Irish cinema and television, and aims to purchase all new publications on Irish film written in the English language." IFI.
The Arts Council - Film "The Arts Council’s role in film is distinct and is central to the provision of a national infrastructure for film culture in Ireland. Our focus is on supporting film artists and on providing for and developing audiences for cultural cinema. We share responsibility for public policy and support for film with the Irish Film Board, which works to develop the Irish film industry, while our role complements the work of RTÉ, TG4 and the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland in the area of television production." Arts Council Homepage.
Irish Film Board (IFB) "mission is to support and promote Irish film, television and animation through fostering Irish artistic vision and our diverse creative and production talent, growing audiences, and attracting filmmakers and investment into the country." IFB website.