Fresh Film Festival

Competition Finals booklet

Online Finals booklet

 

And the Senior Winners are …

Ireland’s Young Filmmaker of the year 2020 Cal Arnold O’Driscoll, Dublin for Pirates

2nd | Midsummer Beauty  Oisín McKeogh, Clare

3rd | Synthesia   Milosh Hughes , Dublin

Best School | Four  Ella Nethercottt, Dublin

Best Group | Witch Hunt  Kildare Young Filmmakers, Kildare

Highly Commended

Lost in Transit Josh Lynas, Down

Broken Reflection Sean Treacy, Wicklow

Enkata  Max Hendrickson, Dublin

The Room is Barren and Red    Caoimhe Gallagher Lawson, Leitrim

Specialist Awards

The Flag Kildare Young Filmmakers, Kildare

Textback Le Cheile Secondary School, Cornelia Osuagwu, Dublin

Audience Awards

Final Shot Michael Keane, Cork

Most online views

Perpetuate Fiachra Galvin, Kildare

 

And the Junior Winners are…

Ireland’s Junior Young Filmmaker of the year 2020, Orphan Girl Behy National School Film Club,  Mayo

2nd | Cant we just be nice to the earth  Sparks, Clare

3rd | One Small Change Cappabue N.S., Cork

Highly Commended

Addicted to Blinking Nenagh CBS Primary, Tipperary

Second Best  Our Lady’s of Mercy, Cork

Little man saves Christmas  Thomas Hickey , Cork

Online Views

Addicted to Blinking Nenagh CBS Primary, Tipperary

International junior

The Cosmospenguin in the OPERA Luca Potskhishvili, Lana Berndl Austria

The McGuffin  Avery Christmas Thomas Farm Films United States

Congratulations to all the 2020 Winners

If you want to submit for 2021 check out your category and submit below

 

CONDITIONS FOR ENTRY 2021

To be eligible for inclusion film entries must be:

  • The original work of schools or groups or individuals aged from 7 to 18
  • Aged 7 to 12 for the Junior section,
  • Aged 13 to 18 for the Senior section
  • Completed after 25th of January, 2020 (National)
  • Completed after November, 2019 (International)
  • 15 mins or less in length (Senior section)
  • 10 mins or less in length (Junior section) These times are inclusive of title and end credits
  • Submitted with a digital still, synopsis, completed entry form and fee*

 

HOW TO SUBMIT YOUR ENTRY 

  • You can submit online here or submit with the printed/pdf entry form.
  • The following list of things must submitted with with your completed entry form.
  1. Your film via USB Flash drive or LINK for online entries. Remember to send us the best quality version of your film.
  2. The application fee (National submissions only)

 

JUNIOR / Age 7-12

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The junior category is open to individual young filmmakers and filmmaking groups. Whether you work alone, with friends, a teacher or adult filmmaker if you are aged 7-12 and have made a film then this category is for you.

Comedy, horror, drama, documentary, music video, animation we want to see them all

IRELANDS JUNIOR YOUNG FILMMAKER OF THE YEAR AWARD

  • 1st Prize – Plaque / Equipment
  • 2nd Prize – Plaque
  • 3rd Prize – Plaque

Prizes are awarded by our jury of industry professionals, young filmmakers, previous winners and educators. Highly commended awards given at discretion of the judges to films that may not have made the cut for main prizes but the jury feel deserve recognition.

All winners receive a specially commissioned one off plaque and goody bag.

 

Check out our 2019 montage!: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HWdZN7tu_QI&t=77s

 

 

Please click the links below for application forms

SENIOR / Age 13-18

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The senior category is open to individual young filmmakers and and filmmaking groups. Whether you work alone, with friends, a teacher or adult filmmaker if you are aged 13-18 and have made a film then this category is for you.

Drama, documentary, music video, animation we want to see them all!

IRELANDS YOUNG FILMMAKER OF THE YEAR AWARD

  • 1st Prize – €1,000
  • 2nd Prize – €700
  • 3rd Prize – €300
  • Best Group – Equipment

The awards are adjudicated by our jury of industry professionals, young filmmakers, previous winners and educators. Highly commended awards given at discretion of the judges to films that the jury wishes to recognise.

All winners receive a specially commissioned one off plaque.

Please click the links below for application forms

INTERNATIONAL / Age 7-18

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Fresh are delighted to be an international film festival for young people and we welcome films from around the globe to our festival. The International award will be presented to the best international film.

There are a lot of ways to make is easy for international young filmmakers to submit. Fresh accepts submissions online though our application, via pdf application, via FilmFreeway and If you are a member of the Youth Cinema Network, you may also use the YCN application form below or visit http://www.youthcinema.de/html/submit_films.html

 

 

 

 

 

IRELANDS YOUNG INTERNATIONAL FILMMAKER OF THE YEAR AWARD

The awards are adjudicated by our jury of industry professionals, young filmmakers, previous winners and educators. Highly commended awards given at discretion of the judges to films that the jury wishes to recognise.

All winners receive a specially commissioned one off plaque.

 

Please click the links below for application forms