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Welcome Back, Juanita Wilson

POSTED: 09/03/17

We are delighted that Juanita Wilson has agreed to return to Schull to screen her latest film Tomato Red, due to be released in cinemas in April 2017. Based on the novel of the...

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An Exploration of the Art of Tighe O’Donoghue/Ross

POSTED: 05/03/17

We are so happy to announce the screening of the feature documentary Why is There Anything Instead of Nothing?, produced by Aidan Stanley, directed by Paddy O’Shea, with music by Herbie Macken and VFX...

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Surviving in the Jungle: What they don’t teach you at film...

POSTED: 25/02/17

An entertaining illustrated talk with cinematographer Chris O’Dell BSC. This is not a technical workshop, but is about understanding the crewing process, the on-set protocols, relationships with crew, producers and directors, and attempting to...

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Smalltown to be Screened at FFF2017

POSTED: 20/02/17

Irish TV Drama of the Year, Smalltown, to be screened with award-winning Director Gerard Barrett in attendance. Smalltown tells the story of a young man in his early 20s, encouraged by his parents to...

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The Young Offenders – Screening and Q&A

POSTED: 12/02/17

The Young Offenders starring Alex Murphy, Chris Walley and Hilary Rose, follows two teenagers (Conor and Jock) who plan to escape their troubled family lives by finding a missing bale of cocaine off the...

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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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