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‘African Pride’, winner of Human Rights Award at Galway Film Fleadh to be screened by Amnesty International Galway on Thursday August 21st

Amnesty International Galway hosts a special screening of the Award winning documentary African Pride Winner of the Best Human Rights Documentary at this year’s Galway Film Fleadh, African Pride is returning to Galway for a one-off special screening. Directed by Laura Fletcher this independent documentary looks at the way in ...

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The Usual Nominated for Iris Prize

The Usual, a short drama made on our recent Film School has been selected as the Irish nominee for the prestigious Iris prize. The film was nominated by the GAZE International LGBT Film Festival. The Iris Prize Festival takes place in Cardiff, Wales from 8 – 12 October. The prize ...

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Be in the audience of TV3’s shows

TV3 are inviting individuals to be part of their audience for some of their shows. You are welcome to join them for a complementary pre-show reception & get to see all the lights, camera, action involved in the making of a TV Show. If you, your friends, family, work colleagues ...

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Make your own ‘Richard Harris Inspired Film’


This year the Richard Harris International Film Festival invites you to produce a three minute film that is inspired by any film that stars Richard Harris. All we want to see is that you use your imagination and creativity. This competition is open to film-makers aged under 18 years old. ...

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FILM LIMERICK AWARD

Limerick City of Culture in partnership with Behind the Scenes are pleased to announce the creation of a unique and exciting scheme, Film Limerick. This project presents a fantastic opportunity for new and emerging filmmakers to have their films produced with both funding and industry support. Film Limerick Project Manager, ...

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Sky Road Film & TV Festival accepting submissions

Sky Road TV & Film Festival is an exciting new three-day event, which takes place this September 5th – 7th at the Station House Theatre, in Clifden, Co Galway. Perfectly placed in September for autumn and winter releases, the festival aims to shine a spotlight on the best of Irish ...

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Pursuit commences shooting in Galway city

Pursuit, a feature film retelling the story of  Diarmuid and Grainne in modern times commences principle photography today in Galway city. The cast includes Liam Cunningham, Ruth Bradley, Brendan Gleeson, Barry Ward and Owen Roe. It will be directed by Paul Mercier and produced by Anne Gately with An Pointe ...

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Win 2 Tickets to One Million Dubliners

ONE MILLION DUBLINERS, a feature documentary from Underground Films, screens at Galway Film Fleadh this Saturday at 4pm in the Town Hall and we’re delighted to have a pair of tickets to give away. The film, directed by Aoife Kelleher and produced by Rachel Lysaght, looks the many stories of ...

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Win 2 Tickets to ‘I used to live here’

Acclaimed director, Frank Berry comes to Galway Film Fleadh this week with his new feature film, I USED TO LIVE HERE and we’re delighted to be running a competition to win two tickets to it. Featuring performances from a mostly non-professional cast, and filmed on the streets of Tallaght in ...

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