Updates from the Galway Film Fair

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21st Galway Film Fair 13th - 16th July 2017

Masterclasses application deadlines extended

The deadline to apply for 3 of our 4 masterclasses has been extended. Screenwriting Masterclass with Richard Kelly: Open until 1p.m. Wednesday July 12th Director's Masterclass with Amir Bar-Lev: Open until 1p.m. Thursday July 13th Actor's Masterclass with Michael...

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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 part of Bórd...

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Announcing details of this years Fleadh Forum

The Galway Film Fair is pleased to announce the details of our 2016 Fleadh Forum event. The Fleadh Forum is a platform to explore and share ideas about what is happening in the lm industry. It is a chance for lmmakers to come together and exchange news and views. The...

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Announcing the finalists of our pitching competition

The Galway Film Fleadh is delighted to announce the shortlist for the annual Script Pitching Competition final which takes place on Sunday 10th July from 12 noon – 2pm in the Radisson Hotel. Each finalist will have 90 seconds to impress the judging panel (made up of...

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Announcing our directors masterclass

The 28th Galway Film Fleadh, in association with Screen Training Ireland, is delighted to announce that Najwa Najjar will be the subject of this year’s Directors Masterclass. Writer/ Director Najwa Najjar received her BA in Political Science and Economics, MA in...

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Announcing our 2016 film programme

We pull back the curtain to reveal our 2016 programme, complete with special events, special guests and a huge selection of cinema that will appeal to all audiences. Featuring fifteen World Premieres and countless European and Irish Premieres, this feast of film...

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Announcing our ‘Spotlight on Actors’ casting workshop

The 28th Galway Film Fleadh, in association with Hubbard Casting and Spotlight, are proud to present ‘Spotlight on Actors’, a unique casting workshop unlike any other. The workshop will take place over 3 days, from Thursday 7th to Saturday 9th of July, 2016....

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