Oireachtas TV produces a range of programmes including documentaries, studio debates on important parliamentary issues and historical talks. We also televise footage of Oireachtas events.

Spotlight

The Restoration of Historic Leinster House

Part 1 of a two-hour documentary entitled The Restoration: Historic Leinster House 2017-2019.

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Spotlight

The Restoration of Historic Leinster House

Part 2 of a two-hour documentary entitled The Restoration: Historic Leinster House 2017-2019.

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Spotlight

House of Art documentary

This remarkable documentary explores of the portraits in the State Art Collection at Leinster House, presented by artist and then president of the Royal Hibernian Academy Mick O'Dea. O'Dea also gives a unique insight into his painting of the portrait of President Michael D. Higgins which hangs in Leinster House.

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Our latest productions are listed below. You can view all our outputs on the individual Oireachtas TV category pages.

Oireachtas TV monthly

Message from President Michael D. Higgins

Oireachtas TV Monthly Productions

Wed, 23 Sep 2020

“Reflecting on Covid-19 — Solidarity, Care, Compassion and Kindness”

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The Impact of Covid-19 on the Oireachtas & Ireland’s Relationship with the UN

Oireachtas TV Monthly Productions

Tue, 4 Aug 2020

On Oireachtas TV Debates we discuss the impact of Covid-19 on the Oireachtas with the Ceann Comhairle Seán Ó Fearghaíl TD, Professor David Farrell, Head of the School of Politics and International Relations, UCD and Aoife Moore, Political Correspondent, The Irish Examiner. Later following Ireland’s recent election to the UN Security Council we discussed Ireland’s relationship with the UN and spoke to Ambassador Geraldine Byrne Nason, Permanent Representative of Ireland to the UN, Suzanne Lynch, Washington Correspondent, The Irish Times and Dr. Michael Kennedy, Executive Editor of Documents on Irish Foreign Policy, RIA.

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The EU- UK Trade Deal negotiations, the EU Response to Covid-19 & Racism in Ireland and abroad

Oireachtas TV Monthly Productions

Tue, 7 Jul 2020

On Oireachtas TV Debates we discuss the current economic outlook and how a potential no deal Brexit could exacerbate this, also can the Brexit deadlock be broken with face to face talks resuming in Brussels? We are joined by Dan O’Brien, Chief Economist of the Institute of International and European Affairs, Tony Connolly, Europe Editor, RTÉ and Professor Brigid Laffan, Director of the Robert Schuman Centre, European University Institute. Later, 30 years ago Nelson Mandela made a historic address to Dáil Éireann condemning racism, in light of this we ask what’s next for the black lives matter movement and we discuss racism at home and abroad with Dr. Joseph Ebun, Co-ordinator of the Black Studies Module, UCD and the Independent Senator Eileen Flynn.

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Oireachtas TV Documentaries

Dáil Day One

Oireachtas TV Documentaries

Tue, 22 Sep 2020

A fascinating film highlighting the events prior to and the key people involved in the lead up to the first Dáil on 21st January 1919

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PACE

Oireachtas TV Documentaries

Fri, 21 Feb 2020

A behind-the-scenes look at the work of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe and the Irish delegation’s role.

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The Restoration – Part 2

Oireachtas TV Documentaries

Tue, 28 Jan 2020

Two years in the making, ‘The Restoration’ goes behind the scenes to follow the restoration and conservation of Historic Leinster House which
took place between 2017 & 2019. Part 2 of 2.

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Oireachtas TV with Irish Sign Language

2020 International Week of the Deaf

Irish Sign Language

Thu, 24 Sep 2020

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Thu, 24 Sep 2020

Irish Sign Language

Leaders' Questions signed

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Message from President Michael D. Higgins

Irish Sign Language

Wed, 23 Sep 2020

“Reflecting on Covid-19 — Solidarity, Care, Compassion and Kindness”

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