Corona Fastnet Short Film Festival
West Cork, Ireland
THE 5th CORONA FASTNET SHORT FILM FESTIVAL, Schull, West Cork, will run from Wednesday 22nd through to Sunday 26th OF MAY 2013.
Each year over the last weekend in May, the 5-day Festival plays host to in excess of 200 short film screenings. The Corona Fastnet Short Film Festival is an independent festival dedicated to bringing together established and first-time filmmakers in a forum to celebrate the short film. The commitment in Schull is to screen all of the short films entered into competition during the festival in as many different venues throughout the village as possible and to have them available on our archive for Wi-Fi viewing on smart devices within the network of Schull.
Professional and amateur filmmakers working in all aesthetic disciplines and genres including, narrative, documentary, animation, experimental and dance are welcome to submit short films of 15 minutes or less to share in the prize fund of €8,000.
There is so much going on over the 5 days of the festival from, hundreds of Screenings, Special Guest Appearances, Gala Screenings, Parties, Workshops and Round Table Discussions. At the Tented Fringe Family Fun is in abundance, from Puppet Shows, Children’s Film Screenings, Storytelling, Drama, BBQ, Market Stalls and much more.
For further information please visit www.fastnetshortfilmfestival.com or follow us on www.facebook.com/fastnetshortfilmfestival?
The Corona Fastnet Short Film would not be possible without the support of our Title Sponsor Barry & Fitzwilliam importers of Corona Beer and our Festival Associates William and Judith Bollinger, Benny and Cliona McCabe, Michael Satke, Frank Daly, Vivian Edward Nathan, Subaru Ireland and Digital Forge among others. ?The Festival is grant aided by Cork County Council, West Cork Development Partnership, Fáilte Ireland, Culture Ireland, The Irish Film Board and The Arts Council.
Programme launch Wednesday 17th of April 2013Venue
10:00 am - 10:00 pmAdmission & Parking