Panel at the GFF2018 – ‘Accelerating Gender Equality: Time for Quotas?’

Accelerating Gender Equality: Time for Quotas?

What do you think?


A panel discussion on gender equality in the Irish film/TV industry will debate whether it’s time to introduce quotas here.  Are quotas an effective way to accelerate change or a dangerous ‘threat to quality’? Join us and add your voice.


See you Saturday 14th July 2018 at 2pm in The Rowing Club, Galway.


Organised by the Equality Action Committee (EAC) of the Writers Guild & Screen Directors Guild and Women in Film and Television Ireland.

Introductory Remarks: Liz Gill – Writer/Director/Producer



Dr Annie Doona  – Chair Screen Ireland

Michael O’Keefe – CEO Broadcasting Authority of Ireland

David Collins – Producer

Orla O’Connor  – Director National Women’s Council of Ireland

Moderator – Dr Susan Liddy


Drinks reception afterwards – all welcome! 

NOTE: drinks are two mins up the road in Caribou Bar (31 Woodquay), not in the Rowing Club, from about 3.30pm.


With a drink on the house for WFT / WGI/SDGI members. Not a member yet? No problem – join now or membership is open on the day!

Writers Guild

Screen Directors Guild

Women in Film and Television Ireland


All are welcome to attend this event, no need to register/book, it’s free with free seating – first come first served.