Feature Article
Welcome to the December edition of our newsletter
News this month
PRESENTATION AND Q&A - Public Sentiment Research
Aosdána elects a new member
RAISE Newsletter
Nollaig Casey appointed Traditional Artist in Residence 2021 at University College Cork
Youth voice - share your good practice
Grants and Awards
Countess Constance de Markievicz Award
International Arts
Call for Expressions of Interest for experts for European Capital of Culture panel – deadline 31 December 2020
News from the community
Cork Midsummer Festival announces call out for applications for exciting opportunities for artists
Fastnet Festival of Film is pleased to announce ‘The Puttnam Award’
Vacancy: Music Generation Development Officer (Leitrim)
Creative Europe Desk
Showcasing Event and Publication launch for 'Across Borders - Across the Board Creative Europe 2017-2019'
Fastnet Festival of Film is pleased to announce ‘The Puttnam Award’

Fastnet Festival of Film is pleased to announce ‘The Puttnam Award’, which will provide €20,000 to fund production of a live-action short film to be made on the Wild Atlantic Way in Cork with a theme reflecting ‘The New Normal’.  

Full details and application requirements will be posted on the festival website when the Call for Entries opens on 1 December. On completion of the adjudication process, four short-listed finalists will be invited to take part in a live pitching event at FFF 2021 (26–30 May). The winning entry will be decided by a panel of leading film industry experts and the inaugural Puttnam Award will be announced at the 2021 Awards Ceremony. The winning short will be screened at Fastnet Festival of Film in 2022. 


Call for entries 1 December 2020 - 28 February 2021


Please email hilary@fastnetfilmfestival.com for further information.