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the in-the-flow ones.
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And without us,
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no drama, no comedy.
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Making The Case For More Money
The Audiovisual Levy Group made the case to the Joint Oireachtas Committee for levying the profits of streamers to make more Irish content. Will it make a difference? Hopefully.
Cinema Fights Back!
Attendance back at 63% of pre-pandemic levels but is it enough?
Watch: Deal or No Deal
David Kavanagh, Executive Officer of the Federation of Screenwriters in Europe (FSE) and WGI Director Hugh Farley share tips on negotiating contracts.
True culture needs originals: Transparency and consent are key to the ethical use of AI
FSE initiated a discussion with several authors’ and performers’ organisations. Together they have issued a joint statement :
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