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Film and Documentary: Websites

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Recommended Websites for Film and Documentary 

Irish Film

Irish Film Institute preserves Ireland's moving image heritage through its extensive archive. IFI Player provides instant access to the archive.

Irish Film Board is the national development agency for the Irish film, television and animation industry.


International Film

British Film Institute

American Film Institute

European Film Academy



BBC Script Library

TV Writing

50 of the best screenplays..Script Writer Pro

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