The OFFline Film Festival which takes place in Birr from Thursday, 13th October until Sunday, 16th October have announced a significant increase in prize money for Best Short Film.
The prize fund is now €4000.
The break down of the prizes is:
1st place: €1500 cash and €1000 equipment/studio rental plus a slot at the Galway Film Fleadh
2nd place: €1000 equipment/studio rental
3rd place: €500 equipment/studio rental
The deadline for submissions is Monday, 26th September.
Other events at the festival include screenings at the Birr Theatre and Arts Centre, The Edit Shed and The Chestnut Bar and workshops with industry professionals on all aspects of filmmaking.
For more details visit http://www.offlinefilmfestival.com/