Fingal Film Festival Prepares for Launch of Third Year


Fingal Film Festival prepares for launch of third year with an great line up of National & International screenings and events in 2014.

Submissions are NOW open until May 2014, Fingal Film Festival are accepting the following categories, Feature Films, International, Short Films, Documentary, Animation, Student Films, also this year they have added a new category, Irish Language.

The festival in 2014 will host an eclectic mix of Short films, International, Feature Films, Animations, documentaries, and Irish Language, both National and International and as always, the festival encourages filmmakers from Fingal to submit their work for the prestigious “Best Fingal Newcomer” Award.

For more information on how to submit your film email:

In the coming months the team will also be announcing the line up of industry professionals who will be facilitating 2014 workshops and who will be on this year’s 2014 PANEL. The organiser’s advise people to keep an eye on the website as places for these workshops are limited and will fill up fast.

“This year we have received great support and sponsorship from Fingal Leader Partnership as one of our main sponsors in 2014. Without the support of some of our sponsors, it would be very difficult to get this festival off the ground every year,” says Managing Director Liz Kenny”.

Fingal Film Festival was announced as winner of this year’s Arts & Culture award in Fingal Community 2013. Liz was delighted to accept this year’s award:  “It’s a great achievement for a festival running only two years. We are proud of this award and the voluntary team that work effortlessly with the festival every year and our supporters. We form part of the festival landscape in Ireland, but continuously strive to be different, we have eight awards a year for best Feature Film, Best Documentary, Best Animation , Best student, Best newcomer in fingal award , Best short film, Best international Film, Best Irish Language Film all of these awards will be driven by the submissions in 2014.”

So start submitting your film today.


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