September Newsletter

SEPTEMBER EVENTS CORK FILM FESTIVAL AND GENESIUS PICTURES PRESENT A SPECIAL SCREENING OF ‘STARFISH’ JOANNE FROGGATT AND TOM RILEY STAR IN BILL CLARK’S FILM STARFISH the true life story of sepsis survivor Tom Ray Monday 25th September, 6:30pm, The Gate Cinema, North...
Cork Film Festival June Newsletter

Cork Film Festival June Newsletter

AVA – Cork Film Festival All Year Round AVA is live! You can now enjoy films from the 2016 Festival all year round, for free, via our new online film library, AVA. We’ve installed special viewing stations in Central Library Cork, and launched the project with ‘Best of...
Cork Film Festival announces 2016 award winners

Cork Film Festival announces 2016 award winners

Irish short film Gridlock is in contention for an Oscar®, after being selected as the Grand Prix Irish Short winner at the Cork Film Festival 2016 Awards Ceremony on Sunday, November 20. The award was presented ahead of the Closing Gala screening of the sell-out, A...
New industry events at this year’s Festival

New industry events at this year’s Festival

Brand new documentary industry day to take place at the 61st Cork Film Festival, in partnership with the Irish Film Board. Featuring industry leaders from Hot Docs, Sheffield Doc/Fest, Channel 4 and the British Film Institute.     8 November 2016: Documentary films...
Music Documentaries at the 61st Cork Film Festival

Music Documentaries at the 61st Cork Film Festival

Music documentary programmer Si Edwards gives us an overview of the music docs at this year’s Festival.   The wonderful thing about both film and music is that they both lend themselves perfectly to the world of the obsessives among us. Of course, both can...