Galway Film Fleadh Ireland

Gender and Class in Irish Film Industries

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Women in Film and Television Ireland (WFT) and the Writers Guild of Ireland (WGI) will host a panel examining the intersection of gender and class in the Irish screen industries.  

Recent UK research suggests that the majority of the screen workforce come from ‘privileged’ backgrounds. But that’s doesn’t happen here – right? Let’s talk about that. 


Gender and class in the Irish screen industries: double trouble? 

Thursday, July 22nd, 2021 at 12 noon. 


Panellists already confirmed are:   

Carmel Winters (Writer/Director) 

Dr Dave O Brien (UK Researcher)  

Roisin Kearney (Writer/ Director) 

Jordanne Jones (Actor)

Moderator: Dr Susan Liddy (Chair Women in Film and Television & Chair WGI Equality Action Committee)