Call For: Entries for Boston Irish Film Festival


The Boston Irish Film Festival have announce their Call for Entries for the 16th Annual Film Festival, which will take place at the Somerville Theatre, Davis Square, from Thursday, March 10th – Sunday, March 13th, 2016. Entries are accepted through


There is an early bird deadline of October 15th, 2015 while the regular submission deadline is November 15th, 2015.  Full details can be found here.

The IFF awards, inaugurated in 2003, honor those filmmakers whose work constitutes celebrating the very best of Ireland and the Irish on screen – past, present and future. Submissions will be considered in the following categories:

  • Best Breakthrough Feature
  • Global Vision Documentary
  • Most Inspiring Short/Animation*
    *This year’s winning short will headline our “Sixteen in Sixteen” short film program. 

Winners in each category will receive a flight and accommodation to attend the event. The Awards will be presented during the festival following a special screening of the winning films. Filmmakers will also have the opportunity to set up meetings with US distributors, while at the festival.


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