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Reel Art

Reel Art is an Arts Council scheme designed to provide film artists with a unique opportunity to make highly creative, imaginative and experimental documentaries on an artistic theme. Operated in association with Filmbase and the Audi Dublin International Film Festival, Reel Art will support two films with a grant of €70-80,000 per project.

Deadline for Reel Art 2017: Friday 13th October 2017 at 5pm.

Hardcopy applications must be submitted to Filmbase, Curved Street, Temple Bar, Dublin 2 and received by the deadline in order to be eligible for consideration.

Film artists interested in applying for Reel Art are invited to attend an information session on the scheme on Tuesday 5th September at 3pm in Filmbase, Curved Street, Temple Bar, Dublin 2. This session will outline the purpose and priorities of the award and will answer questions on the scheme. Anyone interested in attending should register their interest by sending an email to

Click the links below to find out more:

–   About Reel Art
–   Application Guidelines
–   Additional Information
–   Past Recipients
–   Contact Us