The Cork Film Festival proudly presents its programme of training, networking and industry engagement catering to both the emerging and established film professional.

Below are details of our 2016 Industry events. The 2017 programme will be annouced in October.


alt-fundIndustry Day 1: Alt.Fund (2016)
Alt.Fund – Designed for emerging film professionals, explores innovative ways of financing projects and engaging audiences. Exploring innovative crowdfunding strategy and working with creative agencies, this event opens up a whole other side of the filmmaking industry and looks outside of traditional models of getting work made



venividiphoto-net_cff_day-8_web_12Industry Day 2: Doc Day (2016)
Doc Day is the Festival’s flagship documentary symposium for established professionals working in documentary. With national and international programmers, distributors, producers and agencies, this day-long event explores shifts in the industry and culminates with a keynote lecture from Kim Longinotto, a paragon of documentary cinema. With peer-to-peer networking throughout the day this event is not to be missed.