With many years experience in TV production, Firebrand was founded in 2008 by Director/Producers Mark Warren and Christine Thornton.
To date, Firebrand has produced a slate of diverse programmes across many genres including, Factual, Education, Diversity, Arts and Lifestyle.
Firebrand has been nominated for several awards and has won an IFTA and a Celtic Media award.
Firebrand has also produced a number of Commercials for leading brands such as The Irish Times, Friends First and Volkswagen.
In 2011, Firebrand won the Celtic Media Award in Education for the series “Teens in the Wild”. In 2013, it won the IFTA award for Best Factual Series for critically acclaimed “Bullyproof”.
“AUTISM AND ME”
WINS IRISH TIMES TICKET AWARD FOR BEST TELEVISION 2017
Firebrand is delighted to announce that “Autism and Me” won the Irish Times Award for Best Television 2017. It received over a third of the vote and was commended for letting “the participants lead the way”. …and “it made a significant contribution to a wider understanding….” . We salute our very brave participants who have taught us so much and continue to inspire us.
FIREBRAND RECEIVES TWO IFTA NOMINATIONS!
Autism and Me has been nominated in the Documentary Single category and Bernard Dunne’s Mythical Heroes in the Children and Young People’s category at the IFTA Gala Television Awards.
The Awards Ceremony will take place on Thursday 31st May 2018.
Congratulations to our wonderful particpants, cast and crew.