THE three-day Mid-Ulster Film Festival kicks off next Friday, May 6,
at An Creagan Centre, between Cookstown and Omagh.
The bogland setting will be turned into a film village for the
weekend, with one of the only Cine mobiles in Ireland on location
The festival aims to bring together filmmakers and film fans from
Ieralnd to cebrate celebrate a weekend of film in a unique setting
that sees the An Creagan Centre below the foothills of the Sperrins
Mountains, transformed into a film village over the course of the
The Cinemobile will be screening a range oflocal short films, award
winning films, animation, documentaries, and features over the
6th,7th 8th May. Details of films to be screened, will be updated on
the festival website.
In addition, the festival will host a number of workshops and
seminars including Script writing with Barry Devlin (A Man of No
Importance, All Things Bright and Beautiful, Ballykissangel),
Introduction to Directing for Film with Graham Cantwell (A Dublin
Story), The Changing Face of Post Production with Yard Media's
Lawrence Fee, Animation with Rogue Rocket and Make up for film with
Finally, the festival will close with a screening of Alexander
Payne's multi-award winning indie hit film `Sideways'.
Workshops on scriptwriting, animation and make-up have been announced.
For more information on workshops, free presentations, and
screenings check out http://www.midulsterfilmfestival.com.
For booking details contact 028 8076 1112.
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