Broadcasting for the Soul
The Radharc awards were presented on November 20th in Stillorgan. The awards are presented every two years to the producers of television documentaries of outstanding quality, that address national or international topics of social justice, history, morality and faith. There is an additional award for similar short documentaries produced for digital media. Over 40 entries were submitted for this year and judged by a panel of experienced television producers. Miriam Gormally met with Pádhraic O’Cairdha, deputy CEO at TG4 to find our more about what he termed, “broadcasting for the soul”.