Limerick City Council is set to earn up to €350,000 for the annual lease of a huge former industrial unit to Ardmore Studios which is planning to set up a film industry hub at Plassey Technological Park, near the University of Limerick.
Wed, 03 Jun, 2015
The green light is expected today for the creation of a new film production industry in Limerick, through a partnership between the city and Ardmore Studios. It will create more than 750 permanent jobs and could benefit the local economy to the tune of an estimated €80m yearly.
Thu, 14 May, 2015
ARDMORE Studios, which opened its doors as Ireland’s first film studio in May 1958, remains the physical heart of the Irish film industry. Having played host to more than 100 films, the original studios, situated on a 10-acre site, represented an investment of over £500m at the time.
Mon, 21 Oct, 2013