Festival Dates 26th / 27th / 28th September 2014
Venue Movies at Swords, Pavilions Centre, Swords, Co Dublin go to our website for information on submissions and festival schedule
The Fingal Film Festival was launched in 2012. It is a new entity that offers a platform encouraging and promoting the works of local film community and National, International emerging filmmakers to showcase their work in an environment where they have access to experienced industry professionals. We provide workshops. training programmes and screen Independent films from new emerging film makers nationally and internationally throughout the four day festival event every year. At least 70% of our festival schedule is dedicated to Foreign films, which broadens the film culture experience to all who attend the screenings in Fingal during the festivals duration. The Fingal Film Festival is a team of people who work effortlessly to deliver a quality service to young emerging filmmakers.
This year we introduced our “ Fingal Indi Films on the Move 2014 “ a collection of winners and films that were screened in Fingal Film Festival 2013, this collection of films to screen at various Art House’s , community theatres around Dublin the first venue were kicking off is in “ Lift “ A youth festival in Axis Arts Centre , Ballymun, Dublin in April 2014 ,check out our website for this schedule.
Since we first opened our doors we have given festival contributors access to some of the Industries most prolific names, both nationally and internationally, which has been well received by all who attended. We have eight awards a year for Best Feature Film, Best Documentary, Best Short, Best International, Best Student, Best Newcomer Award in Fingal, Best Irish Language, Best Animation. Our Awards Ceremony Night is held every year at the end of the festival. This year we have some very special award prizes with Best Student Award Canon are sponsoring this year, Best Irish Language Film is sponsored by TG4 who will broadcast the winners film plus Equipment Hire Ireland are giving a three day Camera equipment hire prize worth 3,000.00 euro. Go to our website to subscribe for updates and more information www.fingalfilmfest.com
Fingal Film Festival Winners of the Fingal Community Award in the Arts and Culture Category 2013 Ireland