Fingal Film Festival announce the opening of their 2016 submissions. The end of this year sees the beginning of the submission process for the fifth instalment of Fingal Film Festival’s annual event, which will take place in September 2016.
As part of the centenary celebrations in 2016, the festival will be dedicating a slot in the schedule for all subjects relating to the 1916 Rising. Filmmakers creating content in any of the mediums screened at the festival are encouraged to submit for possible inclusion in the Fingal Film Festival 2016.
The opening of the Festival’s submissions for 2016. The categories are as follows:
• Irish Language
• International Films
• Short Films
• Feature Films
• Student Films
• Fingal Newcomer Media Award– (Director / Writer / Producer / DOP (Living in Fingal Area))
• Outstanding Achievement in Media Award – (Director / Writer / Producer / DOP / Journalist) This award will be given to any filmmaker who breaks new ground in any of the categories or creates a new way of storytelling.