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© Achill Island Film Festival 2023
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The 3rd Achill Island International Film Festival
50 Films Over 3 Days
May 9-11, 2024
We champion the best of local, national and international documentaries, animations, features and short films
in one of the most beautiful places on the planet
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As the island does not yet have a dedicated film house, Achill Island Film Festival transforms local venues into pop-up cinemas. The venue for 2023 is Gielty's Bar & Restaurant!
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The best of Irish and world cinema in one of the most spectacular locations in the world. Expect cinematic-centred craic all round.
The Irish Examiner @irishexaminer
This fest was amazing. Top notch films, super Q&A sessions with filmmakers and subjects, and great staff
I was blown away by the warmth, attention, breath of interesting films, and the thought
that went into this festival
An absolutely perfect place for a film festival,
I will definitely be returning