Belfast Film Festival 2020

Thursday, March 26th, 2020 to Monday, April 6th, 2020 (Details provisional)

Visit Website
Director Bennett Konesni speaking in Belfast, photo by Althewebmaster

Director Bennett Konesni speaking in Belfast, photo by Althewebmaster

A rapidly growing and increasingly popular film festival with films showing and events taking place in many venues around Belfast city including the Strand Cinema, the Waterfront Hall, the Culturlann Centre, the John Hewitt Bar and Queen’s University Film Theatre.

Since 1995 it has grown from being a part of the West Belfast Community Festival in to a major international event attracting large audiences, and from a week to two weeks in duration.

Belfast Film Festival has always had a focus on films with a socio-political theme, and as well as bringing a wide range of full length and short films under this umbrella to Belfast has speakers and seminars focusing on a selected theme each year.

Themes in the past have included Reconciliation and Divided Societies; Human Rights and Film; Racism, Community and Film and Societies in Transition: Policing for the People.

Date and details for 2020 subject to confirmation.

Belfast Film Festival

Belfast Film Festival

Fancy Volunteering at Belfast Film Festival 2020 (1st – 9th April) or Docs Ireland 2020 (10th – 14th June)? Well now’s your chance.
Applications are now open!
Just fill in the volunteer form and email it to volunteering@belfastfilmfestival.org by Friday 7th February 2020.
Volunteer-Application-2020… Read Article →

The post Volunteer Applications Now Open for BFF20 and Docs Ireland appeared first on Belfast Film Festival.

Posted: January 13, 2020, 1:47 pm

DATES FOR YOUR DIARY:
Wednesday 10th June  – Sunday 14th June 2020

Docs Ireland is back for 2020! Here’s some important dates for your diary regarding film submissions and the Doc Market.
Docs Ireland is an annual dynamic programme of events showcasing the Irish documentary industry, run by the team behind Belfast Film Festival, and… Read Article →

The post DOCS IRELAND 2020 – Dates for your diary! appeared first on Belfast Film Festival.

Posted: January 10, 2020, 3:20 pm

Belfast Film Festival is recruiting for two key positions
We’re looking for:

Head of Events (full-time Feb – June)
Inclusion / Audience Development Co-Ordinator (full-time)

Full job descriptions and contract details are outlined within each application form.
If you are passionate about film, highly motivated, have relevant experience and want to be part of our… Read Article →

The post We’re Hiring! appeared first on Belfast Film Festival.

Posted: January 6, 2020, 3:46 pm

More Like this:

Dingle International Film Festival

The 2009 festival had a comedy theme, with showings in unusual venues such as …

O’Carolan Harp Festival

This festival of harp music and other events takes place in the birthplace of …

OFFline: Offaly Film Festival

OFFline is a somewhat unusual film festival with at its heart a competition, …

Allianz Garden Show Ireland

Held in the grounds of Antrim Castle, this show mixes gardening, food, music and …