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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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Demember 2018 newsletter

POSTED: 11/02/19

And the wait is over…. After much debate the 2019 festival image has been chosen from over 740 images. It’s from the New Zealand Drama, ‘A Woman’s Right to Shoes’, Directed by Robyn Grace....

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Best Irish Shorts / RTÉ Player

POSTED: 10/05/18

In Association with RTÉ Culture, we are delighted to showcase the best Irish Shorts of 2018, featuring them on The Short Film Channel, created in association with RTÉ Player. This will be an ongoing...

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A Masterclass with Maureen Hughes – 2018

POSTED: 19/02/18

We are delighted to welcome back renowned casting director, Maureen Hughes, for a 2-Day Self Taping Masterclass. An essential tool in the actor’s canon, this workshop will develop the actor’s skills in mastering the...

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