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First Guests Announced for FFF2017

POSTED: 31/01/17

An infamous duo whose combined value is greater than the sum of their parts, Maureen Hughes and Shimmy Marcus, the heart and soul of Bow Street in Dublin. Maureen and Shimmy established Bow Street...

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Submissions are flying in… have you submitted yours?

POSTED: 15/11/16

We have received an unprecedented number of submissions – 115 to date!...

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FFF2017 Prize Fund Increased

POSTED: 15/10/16

We are thrilled to announce that the 2017 Fastnet Film Festival Prize Fund is now a staggering €10,750!...

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2017 Festival Committee Announced

POSTED: 15/09/16

We are excited to announce the new Committee line-up and really looking forward to what is shaping up to be another great festival in 2017....

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POSTED: 18/06/16

Seven short films representing the Fastnet Film Festival will be screened at the Sardinia Film Festival on Thursday June 30th, 2016....

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POSTED: 22/05/16

BEST OF FESTIVAL Cash Prize of €2,000 and an original Pat Connor sculpture Wait – Audrey O’Reilly (12m/Ireland/Drama) BEST IRISH SHORT FILM Cash Prize of €1,250 The Clockmaker’s Dream – Cashell Horgan (12m/Ireland/Art House)...

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POSTED: 22/05/16

BEST OF FESTIVAL Cash Prize of €2,000 and an original Pat Connor sculpture Blight Brian Deane   (15m/Ireland/Drama) Wait   Audrey O’Reilly   (12m/Ireland/Drama) Desayuno con Tiffany Andres Molano Moncada (14m/Colombia/Drama) Borrowed Time Andrew Coats & Lou...

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Workshops – Meet the Experts

POSTED: 29/04/16

We have the most amazing workshops for you to choose from. Date Time Venue Event Price Friday 27th & Saturday 28th 10am to 4pm Satellite Centre 2 DAY SELF TAPING WORKSHOP with Maureen Hughes...

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Fastnet Film Festival Cinematographer’s Party & Press Launch

POSTED: 26/04/16

The 8th Annual Fastnet Film Festival was officially launched this week in the intimate surroundings of Arthur Mayne’s, Donnybrook, Dublin. We were delighted to welcome Jim Sheridan, Gerard Stembridge, Fionnuala Sweeney, Maria Doyle Kennedy,...

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