Entries now being accepted for the 2017 Pitching Competition

Entries now being accepted for the 2017 Pitching Competition

[above] Luke Morgan, winner of the 2015 pitching competition We are currently accepting entries for our annual Pitching Competition. As hosts of Ireland’s longest-running film pitching competition, the Galway Film Fleadh aims to encourage budding screenwriters and...
We’re hiring!

We’re hiring!

We are seeking a Programme Editor for a short-term contract. Deadline for applications is Friday 5 May at 12pm. Please see details below:   Essential skills At least three years’ editorial experience, in particular editing copy for clarity and consistency; experience...
Galway Film Fair Marketplace early bird deadline approaching fast!

Galway Film Fair Marketplace early bird deadline approaching fast!

Applications are now being accepted for the Marketplace at the 2017 Galway Film Fair (13th – 15th July), which takes place during the Galway Film Fleadh. The Marketplace at the Galway Film Fair co-ordinates pre-scheduled meetings between filmmakers with projects in...
Guiding Lights 9 / Ireland – Call for applications

Guiding Lights 9 / Ireland – Call for applications

Guiding Lights 9 Ireland – call for applications – deadline: 5pm, Tuesday 11th April 2017 Guiding Lights is the UK’s leading film mentoring scheme, managed by Lighthouse and majority funded by Creative Skillset, and backed by Screen Training Ireland...
Call for entries: Short film

Call for entries: Short film

We are now accepting short film submissions for the 2017 edition of the festival. Filmmakers with animated, documentary and/or dramatic short films are invited to submit their film for selection for the 29th edition of our festival, which will run for 6 days from 11th...
Call for entries: Feature films

Call for entries: Feature films

Feature film submissions are now open for the 29th edition of our festival. Deadlines and entry fees are as follows: Earlybird submission Deadline: Friday February 24th, 2017 €30 Regular submission Deadline: Friday March 31st, 2017 €40 Please click here for more...
Photos from Junior Film Fleadh 2016 day’s 1 and 2

Photos from Junior Film Fleadh 2016 day’s 1 and 2

We’ve been updating our photo galleries! So many excited faces down here with us in the Town Hall Theatre, we just had to share. Are you one of our attendees, or one of their teachers? Drop us an email if you’d like the high resolution...
JFF storytelling competition closed

JFF storytelling competition closed

Our storytelling competition is now closed. Our finalists will be notified in the next few days. The final takes place in the Town Hall Theatre Studio at 12.30pm. Good luck to our finalists, and thanks to all who entered.
Workshops at the Junior Film Fleadh

Workshops at the Junior Film Fleadh

Got a budding filmmaker in the house? Have they got spare time on Saturday, November 12th? We’ve got something to keep those hands and minds excited, engaged and entertained – with a programme of workshops for Galway’s young cinephiles and budding movie...
JFF Saturday Matinee: Hunt For The Wilderpeople

JFF Saturday Matinee: Hunt For The Wilderpeople

Our Saturday matinee for this year’s Junior Film Fleadh is a very special screening of the multi-award-winning family film, Hunt for the Wilderpeople (12), a hilarious and charming buddy-comedy/coming-of-age drama from Taika Waititi (What We Do In The Shadows,...
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