Friday 24th May 5pm Reeling in the Years

Join this expert panel discussion marking 30 years of Screen Ireland, with a focus on policy for continued growth. Join David Puttnam Producer, Libbie McQuillan Director of Industry and Corporate Affairs at Screen Ireland, Anthony Muldoon Director of Strategic Policy at Screen Producers Ireland and Mary Jane Boland Head of Research at Atticus Education, moderated by David Collins Producer. Panellists, will debate the essential policies needed to nurture a developing film sector. This conversation will outline the strategic roadmap for ensuring the continued growth and cultural impact of Ireland's screen industry for the next 30 years.

Friday 24th May 6pm  Filmmakers Networking Event

O’Regal Cinema l 18.00 – 20.00 l Free

You are all invited to an informal gathering of industry professionals to network, collaborate and share ideas at O'Regal's. From seasoned directors to emerging talent, connect with like-minded people. Enjoy a free beer courtesy of Rising Son’s Brewery.  Photo tag @FastnetFilmFestival on Instagram or drop your contact info into the post box at the event to win prizes. There will be a bulletin board where filmmakers can post notes offering or seeking collaboration opportunities and much more.

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