Making a Short Film on Your Smartphone Workshop

Sat 10th Dec | 12pm – 04.00pm | O’Donoghue Centre, University of Galway | Age Range 13-18 yrs

All places on this workshop are currently taken but if you would like to add your name to our waiting list please email with workshop waiting list in the subject box

The Junior Galway Film Fleadh, in association with the National Network of Young Irish Film Makers & Animators is delighted to present a FREE Filmmaking Workshop (Making a Short Film on Your Smartphone) with Robert Fitzhugh from The Dublin Smartphone Film Festival. It takes place on Saturday 10th December from 12 to 4pm in the O’Donoghue Centre, University of Galway followed by a screening of the short.

Working from a prepared script this hands-on workshop will include a step-by-step breakdown of the filmmaking process from script to editing and will be followed by a screening of the short film. Participants will come away armed with new skills and know-how.

To take part you will need a smartphone and to have downloaded some free software called CapCut.

Places are limited so if you’d like to apply for this workshop please click here.

Deadline is 9th December. For more information contact –

About Dublin Smartphone Film Festival

The Dublin Smartphone Film Festival is more than a festival. For the last 5 years it has worked to try and make filmmaking more accessible to everyone. Expensive equipment shouldn’t be a barrier to creativity so through education DSFF have helped thousands of students to take their first steps into the world of filmmaking. DSFF focus on filmmaking as a whole process giving students the fundamentals but with technology they have at their fingertips.


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