Cork Film Festival
Cork Film Festival is one of Ireland’s premier cultural events, usually taking place in early November. Established in 1956, the festival has enjoyed a steady growth in scale, in numbers of admissions and guests, in reputation and in media coverage. The festival has developed an ever increasing audience of general public, film lovers and filmmakers.
Cork Film Festival is held in high regard on a local, national and international level. In Cork city and its region it is one of the most important events in the social and cultural calendar.
The programme is wide-ranging, an electric mix of big budget pictures, world cinema, innovative independent films, documentaries and short films from all over the globe. The festival is a major showcase for Irish film production.