International Audio Arts Festival
April 4th-7th 2019
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In keeping with the spirit of HearSay - the 2014 HearSay Prize Judges are international and drawn from a wide range of audio disciplines
Kevin Brew (IRL) Award-winning Producer with RTÉ Radio 1 Drama On One
La Cosa Preziosa (ITA) Prize winning Sound Artist & Field Recordist
Nina Garthwaite (UK) Founder of In the Dark
Cristín Leach Hughes (IRL) Sunday Times Art Critic
Alan Hall (UK) Winner of Prix Europa & Prix Italia for Radio
Diarmuid McIntyre (IRL) HearSay Festival Director and award winning audio producer
Paolo Pietropaolo (CAN) Peabody Award Winning Producer & two time Prix Italia Broadcaster & Composer
Mary McDonnell (IRL) Award winning radio producer
Connor Walsh (IRL/NL) In the Dark & Field Recordist
Mairead O'Connor (IRL) - Multi-Award Winner Radio
Nick Ryan (UK) - BAFTA Winning Composer & Sound Designer
Helen Keen (UK) - Presenter of BBC Radio 4's It Is Rocket Science & comedian
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HearSay Prize 2014 AWARDS
The HearSay Audio Prize 2014 A Cash prize of 2,500 Euro (equivalent to 3500 US Dollars in March 2014) for the winner plus accommodation and participation in the HearSay International Audio Arts Festival 2014 awarded to the most outstanding entry.
FIVE category awards for entries other than the overall winner:
The HearSay Across the Waves Award - Flights to Ireland for one person from anywhere in the world to the HearSay 2014 Audio Arts Festival Kilfinane, Ireland plus accommodation and participation in the HearSay Audio for the festival for the best (non-overall winner) entry from persons normally resident outside the island of Ireland.
The HearSay Ballyhoura Award – 500 Euros cash prize plus accommodation and participation in the HearSay Festival 2014 for the non-overall winner) entry from persons normally resident on the island of Ireland.
The HearSay Student Award – 250 Euros cash prize plus accommodation and participation in the HearSay Festival 2014 awarded to the strongest entry from people under the age of 21 by November 20th 2014 or in full-time education of any age.
The HearSay Story Award – 250 Euros cash prize plus accommodation and participation in the HearSay Festival 2014 for the best entry with a great story brilliantly told regardless of format.
The HearSay JawDrop Award - 250 Euros plus accommodation and participation in the HearSay Festival 2014 for the audio moment or sequence that stuns or thrills the judges ears.