Irish Film Institute International: Programming Irish Film Worldwide

Registration required / Friday July 13th / Huston School Of Film & Digital Media / 10:30 - 12:30
IFI International returns to the Galway Film Fleadh to discuss the programming of Irish film through international channels and to create a space where programmers and organisers of film festivals can meet. With contributions from the Irish Film Institute, Culture Ireland and international film programmers, this workshop-style session aims to discuss common goals and challenges facing programmers, to identify available resources for international exhibition of Irish film, and to exchange views and information in order to find useful outcomes.

Registration from 10:00a.m., event begins at 10:30.

Thanks to Huston School of Film & Digital Media, NUI Galway for hosting the event.


IFI International is the Irish film programming service for international exhibitors which brings over 150 Irish films to over 35,000 people at 100 events in 40 countries each year. Drawing on the collections of the IFI Irish Film Archive and elsewhere, and liaising with directors, producers and distributors, IFI International provides access for cultural exhibitors to new and classic Irish cinema.

The IFI is supported by the Arts Council. IFI International is funded by Culture Ireland.