Workshops at Junior Galway Film Fleadh


A wide range of workshops are on offer facilitated by film industry professionals.

Workshops take place during the festival in November each year in Galway city.

Previous workshops have included:

Acting for the Screen with Gary Lydon (The Guard, Brooklyn, Love/Hate, Striking Out and Pure Mule), Amy-Joyce Hastings (Lily, Sanctuary, The Tudors) and Linda Bhreathnach (Ros na Rún, Native).

Our animation workshops have been hosted by Brown Bag Films (Doc McStuffins) and Kilkenny’s Oscar nominated Cartoon Saloon (The Breadwinner, Song of the Sea). Edith Pieperhoff Her award-winning short films have been selected for national and international film festivals and been shown on Irish, British, French and German TV stations. 

Concept Design for Film + Gaming Industry with Eva Wildermann (Disney City Girl, Dungeons + Dragons),

Costume Design with Cosplay Ireland, Block by Block – Pixel Art

Creativity + Copyright with

Creating Music for Short Films with Anna Mullarky (My Fellow Spoonges)

Filmmaking 101 with Little Cinema’s Kenny Gaughan

Film Industry Jobs They Don’t Tell You About In School

From Page to Screen – How Novels and Comic Books inspire the movies

Introduction to TV Presenting

Introduction to VR Film

Making a Movie on your Phone with Robert Fitzhugh (Founder of the Dublin Smartphone Film Festival)

Manga Comic Book Workshops with John Jennings

Special FX Make Up for the Movies

Screenwriting 101 with Shane Perez

Radio Broadcasting with Garry Kelly (Galway Bay FM)

Please contact us if you have suggestions for a workshop or if your school or group would like to avail of a workshop.