Various Locations, Thursday 10th May - Sunday 20th May 2018
Look forward to a programme of world cinema, film and television masterclasses, school workshops, Q&As, and young critics panels!
The annualCinemagic Film and Television Festival for Young People returns to Dublin from 10-20 May, jam-packed with 100 events and diverse creative opportunities to inspire and motivate young people.
Learn top tips from industry professionals, take part in workshops led by experts in their fields, be part of a production crew for a short film being produced during the festival and enjoy a myriad of movies. The festival features guests from the world of film and television including Award Winning Actress and Cinemagic Patron Saoirse Ronan (Lady Bird, Brooklyn, Atonement); the new wave of Irish filmmakers is represented with Aoife McArdle (Kissing Candice) and Frank Berry (Michael Inside) and animation will be under the microscope with exciting events and screenings with award-winning studios Cartoon Saloon (The Breadwinner, Song of the Sea, The Secret of Kells) and Aardman Animations (Early Man, Wallace & Gromit, Shaun the Sheep).
You can check out the festival's massive programme here.
The seventh Bram Stoker Festival will take place from Friday 26th to Monday 29th October 2018.
The festival takes the legacy of Dublin horror novelist and Dracula author Bram Stoker as inspiration. Get ready for four days of living stories and four nights of deadly adventures.
By day, the Bram Stoker Festival programme presents Gothic intrigue at family-friendly events, talks and interactive experiences and at night, the city will embrace the darkness as a host of venues deliver deadly adventures for festival goers in search of macabre thrills and late-night parties.
Bram Stoker Festiva
Scarefield at Airfield Estate – The Princess and Uncle T
This Halloween immerse yourself in Scarefield, featuring the fictional spooky love story of The Princess and Uncle T at Airfield Estate.
Discover the tale of the Overends sisters, their beloved Uncle Tommy and his princess fiancé in a transformed Victorian/colonial Scarefield House where there will be story-telling, crafts and lots of spooky fun along the way!
Pre-booking is required for Scarefield: The Princess and Uncle T. Tickets for this event are free with your membership or normal daily admission ticket. Places are limited so book now before they are gone!