Become a Friend of the Festival

We find it hard to believe that this will be our 15th festival. With your help we have grown in all areas each year since our inception in May 2009. This year will see a great leap forward in terms of the line up, if half of what we have planned comes to pass.

We continue to stay true to our mission objective: To promote, encourage, educate and develop the talents of young, promising and established filmmakers, all the while boosting the economy of the local community.

If you would like to support the festival, we have a level of sponsorship to suit all, from Corporate Sponsor, to Friend of the Festival, and this year’s new options, which will be limited in number: Event Sponsor or advertising in our Festival Programme.

Event Sponsors

Contribution: €1,000

  • 2 x VIP Passes to all events
  • Invites to Opening Party, Opening Film, & Awards Ceremony
  • Logo on the Fastnet Film Festival website
  • Your name and logo included in the Festival Programme
Corporate Sponsorship options

Contribution: €3,000

Sponsorship of the Fastnet Film Festival offers significant philanthropic and marketing opportunities. The FFF team will work with you to develop a plan that meets your objectives and aligns your brand with our award-winning international profile.

Corporate sponsors are acknowledged wherever possible on all materials and communications relating to the Festival. This includes logo credit on printed invitations, annual programme of events, event publications, posters, fliers, press releases, website, TV and online mailings. Opportunity to create advertising and promotional material featuring the FFF and its guests, to create brand association with this award-winning festival and its world-class Film Experts.

Corporate Sponsors will receive VIP passes to all events, invitations to the Launch Party, Opening Party and Awards Ceremony.

Partnering with FFF will provide interesting marketing, research, corporate social responsibility and philanthropic opportunities.

Contribution: €5,000

Business Friends

Contribution: €250.

  • 2 x passes to all events (Some exclusions apply)
  • An invitation to the Opening Ceremony
  • An invitation to the Awards Ceremony
  • Logo on the Fastnet Film Festival website
  • Your name in the Festival Programme
Friends of the Festival

Contribution: €50 per person.

  • 1 x complimentary ticket per person to our Opening Film.
  • An invitation to the Opening Party
  • An invitation to the Awards Ceremony
  • Your name in the Festival Programme

The festival has grown from 60+ submissions in year 1 to to 519 + in 2024, with a footfall of almost 8000 film lovers attending the festival in May 2023. We are a small festival with a very big heart.

Sign up now!

Click here to download the application form.

Payments may be made through Paypal or via Bank Transfer, please email for details and we would be delighted to talk to you.