17th Foyle Film Festival

Now in its 17th Year - Foyle Film Festival is one of the main social events in Northern Ireland and has become firmly established as one of Ireland's leading and biggest International film festivals. During the ten day festival, cinema goers will be spoilt for choice with the best in Contemporary, International and Irish film. Ranging from foreign language, classic movies, documentaries, shorts and animation. For those more interested in the creative process of filmmaking the festival will offer cutting-edge masterclasses in special effects and industry focused events, not to mention the festival club entertainment. The education element continues to be a unique part of the Seagate Foyle Film Festival and will continue to offer a challenging cultural programme. The application forms and rules and regulations for the competition are available to down load from the Seagate Foyle Film Festival website: www.foylefilmfestival.com, alternatively a hard copy can be sent on request by emailing competition@nerve-centre.org.uk or calling (44) 028 71 267432. Competition Screenings: Categories: Best Irish Short, Best International Short, Best Animation, Best Feature, Best Documentary Duration: Shorts must be between 3 - 40 mins. There is no time limit for the other categories (Feature, Animation and Documentary) Formats: Selection Process: VHS, NTSC, DVD Accepted Entries:35mm or 16mm for all categories, excluding Documentary one. For Documentary category we accept 35mm, 16mm, and all digital formats, excluding digibeta. Digital Screenings (Out of Competition): Categories: Short Live Action and Feature Duration: Shorts must be between 5 - 10 mins Formats: Selection Process: VHS, NTSC, DVD Accepted Entries: All digital formats (excluding Digibeta) for selected films. The deadline date for entry submission is 1st September 2004. Early Bird Entry by 19 July are free of charge. Thereafter fees of £5.00 will be charged if your print arrives by the 23 August and £10.00 if it arrives by 1 September, we have included an extended deadline of 6 September, where a fee of £20 will be charged. No entries will be accepted after this extended deadline date. Please feel free to call Seagate Foyle Film Festival if you have any queries on Tel: (44) 028 71 267432 Email competition@nerve-centre.org.uk or s.kelpie@nerve-centre.org.uk (Shauna Kelpie, Festival Director)


Northern Ireland
United Kingdom


Telephone: (44) 028 71 267432
Email: competition@nerve-centre.org.uk
Website: http://www.foylefilmfestival.com/