Ciaran Kissane is a Senior Executive of BAI. He has worked for the BAI for over 22 years.
BAI Funds Television and Film in Ireland and also internationally and the Fund size is 14m Euro (20m CAD)
The BAI is the regulator of broadcasting in Ireland. Their key functions are licensing radio and television services additional to those provided by RTÉ, TG4, the Houses of the Oireachtas Channel and the Irish Film Channel. It makes broadcasting codes and rules as well as providing and awarding, funding for programming and archiving relating to Irish culture, heritage and experience under the Broadcasting.
BAI’s Funding Scheme was established to provide funding in support of high quality programmes on Irish culture, heritage and experience, and programmes to improve adult literacy.