Cinemagic is an international film festival for young people based in Belfast, Northern Ireland. It was established in 1990 and over the years it has developed a worldwide reputation for excellence in children’s programming and is currently the largest award-winning children’s film festival in Great Britain and Ireland.
The 2012 festival will take place on the following dates:
5th-18th October 2012 Children’s Programme (Audience Age: Under 12)
19th – 29th November 2012 Teenage Programme (Audience Age: 12+)
The festival includes international film screenings, movie premieres, special guests, discussions, competitions and master classes in all aspects of filmmaking. Cinemagic is funded by Northern Ireland Screen supported by DCAL. Cinemagic is a competitive festival with awards for:
- Best feature and best short film for a teenage audience – judged by a jury of young people aged 15-18
- Best feature and best short film for a children's audience – judged by a jury of young people aged 10-14
Films made within the years 2010 – 2012 are eligible for competition. We are interested in all types of films and programmes for children and young people from preschool through to young adult.
Please find ENTRY FORM and REGULATIONS on www.cinemagic.org.uk
To enter, send a DVD preview, either in English or with English subtitles, and a completed entry form to:
Chris Shaw, Festival Programmer
49 Botanic Avenue
Belfast BT7 1JL
DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES 20th July 2012.
All entries will be judged by a previewing committee. Successful entrants will be notified by 24th August 2012.
For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org or call +44 (0)28 90311900
Cinemagic is funded by Northern Ireland Screen supported by DCAL