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Fingal Film Festival Now Accepting Submissions


Deadline: June 30th 2016, 3 p.m

Fingal Film Festival is now accepting submissions for the fifth instalment of its annual event, which will take place 30th September – 2nd October, 2016.

The Festival team are preparing for what promises to be the best year so far with bigger awards, a host of amazing guest speakers and a load of other surprises that will be announced, as the team roll out its full schedule over the next six months.

As part of the centenary celebrations in 2016, the festival will be dedicating a slot in the schedule for all subjects relating to the 1916 Rising. Any filmmakers creating content in any of the mediums screened at the festival is encouraged to submit for possible inclusion in the Fingal Film Festival 2016.

The opening of the Festival’s submissions for 2016. The categories are as follows:

* Animation

* Irish Language

* International Films

* Short Films

* Documentaries

* Feature Films

* Student Films

* Fingal Newcomer Media Award – (Director / Writer / Producer / DOP ( Living in Fingal Area) )

* Outstanding Achievement in Media Award – (Director / Writer / Producer / DOP / Journalist ) This award will be given to any filmmaker who breaks new ground in any of the categories or creates a new way of storytelling.

For more information on how to submit your film, please visit or email