Entries now being accepted for the 2017 Pitching Competition

Entries now being accepted for the 2017 Pitching Competition

[above] Luke Morgan, winner of the 2015 pitching competition We are currently accepting entries for our annual Pitching Competition. As hosts of Ireland’s longest-running film pitching competition, the Galway Film Fleadh aims to encourage budding screenwriters and...
Galway Film Fair Marketplace early bird deadline approaching fast!

Galway Film Fair Marketplace early bird deadline approaching fast!

Applications are now being accepted for the Marketplace at the 2017 Galway Film Fair (13th – 15th July), which takes place during the Galway Film Fleadh. The Marketplace at the Galway Film Fair co-ordinates pre-scheduled meetings between filmmakers with projects in...
Guiding Lights 9 / Ireland – Call for applications

Guiding Lights 9 / Ireland – Call for applications

Guiding Lights 9 Ireland – call for applications – deadline: 5pm, Tuesday 11th April 2017 Guiding Lights is the UK’s leading film mentoring scheme, managed by Lighthouse and majority funded by Creative Skillset, and backed by Screen Training Ireland...
Announcing details of this years Fleadh Forum

Announcing details of this years Fleadh Forum

The Galway Film Fair is pleased to announce the details of our 2016 Fleadh Forum event. The Fleadh Forum is a platform to explore and share ideas about what is happening in the lm industry. It is a chance for lmmakers to come together and exchange news and views. The...
Announcing the finalists of our pitching competition

Announcing the finalists of our pitching competition

The Galway Film Fleadh is delighted to announce the shortlist for the annual Script Pitching Competition final which takes place on Sunday 10th July from 12 noon – 2pm in the Radisson Hotel. Each finalist will have 90 seconds to impress the judging panel (made up of...
Announcing our directors masterclass

Announcing our directors masterclass

The 28th Galway Film Fleadh, in association with Screen Training Ireland, is delighted to announce that Najwa Najjar will be the subject of this year’s Directors Masterclass. Writer/ Director Najwa Najjar received her BA in Political Science and Economics, MA in...
Announcing our ‘Spotlight on Actors’ casting workshop

Announcing our ‘Spotlight on Actors’ casting workshop

The 28th Galway Film Fleadh, in association with Hubbard Casting and Spotlight, are proud to present ‘Spotlight on Actors’, a unique casting workshop unlike any other. The workshop will take place over 3 days, from Thursday 7th to Saturday 9th of July, 2016....
Announcing our screenwriters masterclass

Announcing our screenwriters masterclass

The 28th Galway Film Fleadh, in association with Gréasán na Méan Skillnet, is delighted to announce that Kirsten Smith will be the subject of this year’s Screenwriters Masterclass. Upon realizing she couldn’t exactly make a living as a poet unless she was dead,Kirsten...