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Europe Day 2020 – Calling All Editors

To mark Europe Day 2020, Galway Film Centre has teamed up with the European Commission Representation and European Parliament Liaison Office in Ireland to put together two events on Ireland’s relationship with Europe. Europe Day falls on May 9th each year and, in the context of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, ...

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Galway Film Centre at the Galway Film Fleadh 2019

Ionad Scannán na Gaillimhe/the Galway Film Centre (GFC) will have a very strong presence at the 31st Galway Film Fleadh. In addition to the premieres of four GFC films, GFC will present the One Minute Film Festival and the Fleadh Forum. Cumar: A Galway Rhapody, The Bridge, Loving Alex and ...

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Galway Film Centre and RTÉ Announce a New Round of the GFC/RTÉ Short Film Commission

Galway Film Centre  and RTÉ are delighted to announce the return of the GFC / RTÉ Short Film Commission Scheme. The scheme is an opportunity for individual writers, directors and producers to apply for an award to produce a live action short film of up to 10 minutes.  Successful candidates ...

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New Fund for Science Films in Galway City of Film

Under the Galway UNESCO City of Film designation, Galway Film Centre, in association with the Science Foundation Ireland Centre for Research in Medical Devices (CÚRAM), have just launched a partnership project called ‘Science on Screen’ funded through Science Foundation Ireland’s Discover Programme, which aims to facilitate, promote and increase the ...

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Galway City of Film is delighted to announce 2nd course of FREE ‘Animation Training’ for primary school teachers in Galway.

Galway City of Film is delighted to announce it’s second course of  FREE ‘Animation Training’ for primary school teachers in Galway. Galway Film Centre in partnership with Galway Education Centre will lead primary school teachers through a structured approach to introducing the animation film making process into the classroom as a ...

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