ls of our 2016 Industry events. The 2017 programme will be annouced in October

First Take

First Take at Cork Film Festival aims to prompt fresh thinking about the Irish filmmaking landscape and engender in participants the motivation necessary to be successful as an independent filmmaker. The event will present a mixture of panel discussions, in conversations and networking events for participants.


Doc Day

Ireland’s premier Documentary Industry day and 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 guest double Academy Award winner, Simon Chinn. With peer-to-peer networking throughout the day this event is not to be missed. presented in partnership with Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board.