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2020 – NEWSLETTER 3

POSTED: 08/11/19

First guest announced for FFF 2020….. Masterclass with Award winning actress Kerry Fox Collaborating with Actors Award winning actress Kerry Fox first qualified as a teacher of drama and in recent times has become expert...

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2020 – NEWSLETTER 2

POSTED: 05/10/19

The FFF Team are preparing for an even better festival in May 2020…. …..and we are off to a cracking start. Having sent out a call for entries on the first of the month we...

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2020 – NEWSLETTER 1

POSTED: 05/10/19

The team are working hard in preparation for an even bigger and better FFF 2020…   Fastnet Film Festival, is delighted to announce film and television producer John Kelleher as Festival Director for the...

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Graham Norton Gin Inspiring Awards 2019

POSTED: 20/08/19

Helen Wells – Director, Submissions & Programming, has made the final nomination list for the prestigious Graham Norton Gin Inspiring Awards 2019 as one of Ireland’s most inspiring women. We need your votes! If...

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IT’S A WRAP – ANNOUNCING THE WINNERS FOR 2019

POSTED: 26/05/19

As announced at our Awards Ceremony this evening in Schull, I have great pleasure in listing below the winners of each category.  Congratulations to you all. Hope to see you all next year…! Helen...

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THE SHORTLIST FOR 2019

POSTED: 17/05/19

BEST IRISH FILM Cash Prize of €5,000 Category Panel: Sue Howes, Sandy Lieberson & Gisli Snaer   Day Out Virginia Gilbert Ireland | 13:23 | Drama Johnny Hugh Rodgers Ireland | 07:33 | Documentary...

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March 2019 newsletter

POSTED: 01/03/19

FLOAT LIKE A BUTTERFLY   It is with great pride and affection that we bring to FFF 2019 ‘FLOAT LIKE A BUTTERFLY’ followed by post screening banter with cast, crew and those involved.     Carmel...

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February 2019 newsletter

POSTED: 12/02/19

Now that submissions have closed judging continues. The final tally is 469 short films, up 26% on last year.   We are delighted to announce our first focus for FFF 2019   A Focus...

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January 2019 newsletter

POSTED: 11/02/19

Happy New Year to all of our friends near and far. With just over four months to our 11th Festival things are hotting up at the Festival office, with all sorts of wonderful events...

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