Wednesday 25th to Sunday 29th May, 2016.


Booking & Tickets


Festival Tickets – 2016

Opening Party FREE
All Submission Programmes FREE
World Cinema – International Shorts FREE
National & Secondary Schools Programmes FREE
Local Interest: Golden Harvest & Eileen & Là Nua Scòil Nua FREE
Pirates of Sale (Feature) FREE
Casablanca Calling (Feature) FREE
IFB After 16 Shorts Programme FREE
The Living of Pigeons (Short) FREE
A Shared Wonder of Light FREE
UCC 1st Year Showcase FREE
Awards Ceremony & Wrap Party FREE
Feature Screenings
Dare To Be Wild (Screening + Q&A) €5
The Wind That Shakes The Barley (Screening + Q&A) €5
Mammal (Screening + Q&A) €5
Happy Hour (Screening + Q&A) €5
If We Ever Get Out of Here (Screening + Q&A) €5
Sing Street (Screening + Q&A) €5
Room (Screening + Q&A) €5
Atlantic (Screening + Q&A) €5
Mandela At 90 (Screening + Q&A) €5
Local Interest: A Doctor’s Sword (Screening + Q&A) €5
Viva (Screening + Q&A) €5
WORKSHOP: Maureen Hughes – Self Taping (2 days – Friday & Saturday – 10am to 4pm) €100
WORSKHOP: University Arts London presents: Opera Animations & Documentary Programme With Pratap Rughani €5
 Rebecca Daly in Conversation with Carmel Winters  €5
 Thaddeus O’Sullivan in Conversation with Pat McCabe & Pat Kiernan  €5
WORKSHOP: University Arts London – The Production Process with Nancy Platt  €5
 WORKSHOP: University Arts London – Using Sound in Documentary Film Workshop with Iris Wakulenko  €5
 WORKSHOP: Online Storytelling with Donal Beecher  €5
 WORKSHOP: From Direction to Casting with Maureen Hughes & Jim Sheridan  €5
 WORKSHOP: ‘Actor & Script’ with Pat Kiernan  €10
 WORKSHOP: BFI Future Film Festival with Noel Goodwin & Rob Savage  €5
 WORKSHOP – Costume Design with Joan Bergin  €5
 Oonagh Kearney Trilogy Screening + Q&A with Carmel Winters  €5
 Love is A Sting/Stutterer (Screening with Q&A)  €5
 WORKSHOP: Drones with Tom Vaughan  €5
 WORKSHOP: Wildcard Distribution  €5
WORKSHOP: Film Music in Focus with Stephen Rennicks in Conversation with Maurice Seezer  €5
WORKSHOP: Film Music in Focus with Bill Whelan in Conversation with Maurice Seezer  €5
 WORKSHOP: The Silent Treatment with Mike Ahern of Team DADDY  €5
WORKSHOP: Understanding the Graphics Post Production Process with Richard Merrigan (Windmill)  €5
 WORKSHOP: Set Design with Ethan Tobman  €5
The Extras
How Well Do You Know Your Movies? – Film Quiz €5pp
 Long Island Cinema (Sailings: Fri 4pm / Sat 10:30am & 3:30pm / Sun 11:00am & 3pm)  €15
Family Fun
Puppet Making FREE
Batik Painting FREE
Drama Workshop FREE
 Storytelling for Children  FREE
 Face Painting  FREE

Ticketing Policy

Many of our events are free of charge and no tickets will be issued for these events.  Free events are on a first come, first served, basis. Unfortunately there is no facility to reserve seating.

Events that are ticketed are nominally priced and heavily subsidised. Tickets for all events, screenings and workshops must be purchased directly through our Box Office, call us on +353 (0)28 28600 or Email Helen on to reserve your tickets, which can be collected and paid for when you arrive in Schull.

Individual prices to all other events are displayed with each entry in the festival programme.

Please note:

  • Tickets for all events may be reserved by either phone on +353 (0)28 28600 or email , to be collected and paid for at the Box Office.
  • Unfortunately at present we do not have the facility to take credit or debit cards as payment for tickets.

We thank you for supporting Schull’s very own ‘Distributed Cinema’, an intranet network dedicated to Short Film.

The Box Office is open daily from 09.00 to 16.00 to reserve tickets (up to 19th May).
The Box Office will be open daily from 09.00 to 21.00 during the festival.