Kerry Film Festival

Kerry Film Festival is an internationally recognised short film festival which takes place each October.

Presenting outstanding short and feature films, plus a unique film score programme the festival celebrates emerging filmmaking talent, introduces filmmakers to the industry at large, and creates new film experiences for audiences.

From rewarding new filmmakers in our short film competition to enjoying the best film scores live, the festival provides great film experiences for all.

Having a long association with film luminaries such as Paul Greengrass, Finola Dwyer, Jeremy Irons, Liam Neeson, Maureen O’Hara, John Moore and Mark Bomback, who have supported and worked with the festival over the years, Kerry Film Festival is a must for upcoming talent.

And as for a great audience experience? Well we’ve got contemporary short films, iconic classics, live music and exciting world cinema to choose from. Add to that our location, we’re based in beautiful County Kerry, the perfect backdrop for a festival of great cinema!

Highlights of the Kerry Film Festival include an international short film competion, a curated programme of features films, a showcase of Kerry talent, live film music events and niche film events in unique venues.

Through the annual Film Festival and year-round programme of events including the Secret Cine Club, Silver Screenings and Summer Open Air Cinema, the goal of the Kerry Film Festival is to create new and exciting film experiences, create a hub of film creativity and appreciation in Kerry, champion the work of local and national emerging filmmakers and promote the county as a major filmmaking destination.

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