Archive for October 7th, 2010

Junior Pitching Competition

7th October 2010

Junior Film Fleadh

The Galway Junior Film Fleadh, in association with Galway Film Centre and SpunOut, (a leading national youth organisation) have announced their third annual story pitch competition open to young people between the ages of 13 – 18 years old.
Young people are invited to write a short (500 word) idea for a story – for a feature film, a short film, a documentary, a book or even a video game.

Three short-listed applicants will be invited to present it on the stage at the Town Hall Theatre in Galway to an assembled audience and jury during the festival on the 4th November.

Maura McHugh (Screenwriter)
Felim Mac Dermott (Artistic Director Galway Film Fleadh)
Emily Lindenmuth (Editor,

Prize: Sponsored by Galway Film Centre
€100 voucher towards a course at Galway Film Centre + 1 year’s membership to the Centre (allowing entry to the RTE short script award) + weekly newsletter + discount on other courses

Closing date – Wednesday 20th October 2010.

Post or email entries to:
Junior Galway Film Fleadh Script Competition
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