Wednesday 24th to Sunday 28th May, 2017.

 

 

2014 Festival

11/06/14

The second Fastnet Film Festival Stop Motion Animation film made with children during the festival. This year our participants had had an hour each to create whatever they wanted with plasticine. The results were...

01/06/14

BEST OF FESTIVAL Cash Prize of €2,000 and an original Pat Connor sculpture Rúbaí Louise Ní Fhiannachta (11m/Ireland/Drama) Stolen Yvonne Keane (12m/Ireland/Drama) Breakfast Wine Ian Fitzgibbon (12m/Ireland/Drama) Mechanic Feidlim Cannon & Tom Sullivan (15m/Ireland/Drama)...

25/05/14

Some lighter moments from the Awards Party. It’s a wrap!...

25/05/14

This year our special guests on the final day were the “Philomena Team”. Greg Dyke interviewed Steve Coogan, Stephen Frears, Gabrielle Tana and Tracey Seaward. Photos by Myles O’Reilly....

25/05/14

Here are some portrait shots of our guests while taking a quiet moment away from the action in conversation with Aidan Stanley....

24/05/14

Music documentarian, Myles O’Reilly, captures some special moments during the festival....

24/05/14

Saturday morning’s forum was dedicated to film direction. John Kelleher hosted Jack Gold, Carmel Winters, Stephen Frears, Pat Collins, Brian Deane, Maurice O’Callaghan and Jim Sheridan....

23/05/14

Guests and friends of the festival assembled for a gathering at the Waterside Restaurant, captured by music documentarian, Myles O’Reilly....

21/05/14

Our opening party at Grove House, captured by music documentarian, Myles O’Reilly....

28/04/14

Download the 2014 Programme here (PDF) Feature Screenings: Philomena, Run & Jump, Performance, The Lord’s Burning Rain, Volkswagen Joe, Living in a Coded Land, Bleak Paradise, Thank You Comrades, Silent Killer, plus, of course,...