In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, there will be no increase in the submission fee after the regular deadline on March 27th. The regular submission fee of €40 will be maintained until our final deadline on April 10th.
The Film Fleadh is Ireland’s leading film festival, the international discovery place of New Irish Cinema, and host to the Galway Film Fair, Ireland’s only film & television marketplace. It was also named by MovieMaker Magazine as one of its “50 Film Festivals Worth the Entry Fee” in 2019.
The Galway Film Fleadh awards feature films selected for competition in the following categories:
- Irish Film
- International Film
- Irish First Feature
- International First Feature
- Irish Documentary
- International Documentary
- Cinematography in an Irish Film
Winners in recent years include A Bump Along the Way, For Sama, The Dig, Katie, Michael Inside, The Young Offenders, Song of Granite, Hunt for the Wilderpeople, Song of the Sea, among others.
Early bird deadline: Friday January 31st, 2020 at 5p.m. G.M.T.
Early Bird entry fees are at a discounted rate of €30.
After the Early Bird Deadline, the fee will increase to the Regular price of €40.
Regular deadline: Friday March 27th, 2020 at 5p.m. G.M.T.
There will be a late deadline of Friday, April 10th 2020,
the fee for which is €50.