Feature film submissions are now open for the 30th Galway Film Fleadh, which will take place between 10th – 15th July, 2018.

The festival is Ireland’s leading film event, known internationally as the discovery place of New Irish Cinema, and home to the Galway Film Fair, Ireland’s only film marketplace. The Galway Film Fleadh awards feature films selected for competition in the following categories:

  • Best Irish Debut Film
  • Best International Debut Film
  • Best Irish Film
  • Best International Film
  • Best Irish Documentary
  • Best International Documentary
  • Best Cinematography in an Irish Film

Winners in recent years include ‘Michael Inside’, ‘Sanctuary’, ‘A Date for Mad Mary’, ‘Young Offenders’, ‘Older than Ireland’ and ‘Song of the Sea’, among others.

The deadline for Early Bird submissions is 26th February 2018. Early Bird entry fees are at a discounted rate of €30. After the Early Bird deadline, the fee will increase to the regular price of €40. The regular deadline for submissions is Friday, March 30th, 2018.

Further information and the link to submit via Eventival can be found at www.galwayfilmfleadh.com