2018 masterclasses announced

2018 masterclasses announced

The Galway Film Fleadh is delighted to announce Masterclasses with Andrew Scott, Madeleine Olnek and Ed Solomon. The Masterclasses offer a unique chance to learn from experts in their respective fields, in an intimate engaging environment.  The much-acclaimed Irish...
GALWAY ON FILM Programme Announced

GALWAY ON FILM Programme Announced

Black ‘47, Lance Daly’s famine-set thriller will close the 30th edition of the Galway Film Fleadh on July 15th. The unique western-tinged revenge film screens as part of the festival’s ‘Galway on Film’ programme, a rich selection of films that feature Galway and...
Volunteers Sought for 30th Galway Film Fleadh – apply now!

Volunteers Sought for 30th Galway Film Fleadh – apply now!

We are now accepting volunteer applications for this year’s festival.    Volunteering at the Galway Film Fleadh offers an exciting opportunity to get up close and personal with the running of an annual film festival, become a part of the Film Fleadh team and gain a...
First titles announced for 2018

First titles announced for 2018

The Galway Film Fleadh, which will take place from 10th – 15th July 2018, has revealed two World Premieres and two Irish premieres making up part of its 30th festival programme.  A new documentary charting a volatile period in the career of champion boxer Katie...
Film Fleadh TV applications now open

Film Fleadh TV applications now open

Film Fleadh TV are looking for Filmmakers! Greasán na Meán Skillnet & The Galway Film Fleadh are producing a web based magazine programme that will run for the duration of the Fleadh. To see previous years of content, please visit the Film Fleadh TV archive....
Now Accepting Entries for 2018 Pitching Competition

Now Accepting Entries for 2018 Pitching Competition

The 30th Galway Film Fleadh Pitching Competition (running from the 10th – 15th of July 2018) in association with 101 Films International (one of the U.K’s leading entertainment labels), is currently accepting entries for its annual Pitching Competition. As hosts of...
Marketplace Applications Now Open

Marketplace Applications Now Open

Applications are now being accepted for the Marketplace at the 2018 Galway Film Fair (12th – 14th July), which takes place during the Galway Film Fleadh (10th–15th July 2018). The Marketplace at the Galway Film Fair co-ordinates pre-scheduled meetings between...
Short film submissions now open – International shorts welcome!

Short film submissions now open – International shorts welcome!

Short film submissions are now open for the 30th Galway Film Fleadh. As the Film Fleadh looks to the future on its milestone 30th year, we are breaking with tradition and inviting international short filmmakers to submit their films. The Film Fleadh’s advocacy for...
New Film Fleadh Programmer Appointed

New Film Fleadh Programmer Appointed

We are pleased to announce that William Fitzgerald has been appointed as the new festival programmer. He takes over from Gar O’Brien who has stepped down after seven years in the role. Fitzgerald will be responsible for curating the Film Fleadh’s annual line-up of...