Beara Film Fest (BFF) was established on 23rd Janurary 2018 by Castletownbere native Gerard O'Leary whom himself has featured in many productions on both stage and screen.
BFF is situated in the busy fishing port of Castletownbere on the south west coast of Co.Cork,Ireland.This festival is officially not only just unique to County Cork but in fact it's the only one of its kind in IRELAND.
BFF is a proud supporter of gender equality balance within the film industry.
This film festival is FREE to submit for independent film directors from or living in Cork that have shot their short film entirely in Cork,West Cork or the Beara Peninsula to be considered for screening at this exclusive film festival.
Once a year for one night only this charitable event takes place in the former St.Peters Church of Ireland,Castletownbere show casing the talented work of independent directors.
It's free for the general public to attend just a donation at the door for the festivals chosen charity that gets no funding other than the generosity of the people.
BFF 2018s chosen charity was
Chosen charity for 2019 will be
Cork Penny Dinners .
This is strictly an over 18s event due to some subject content not being suitable for younger viewers as laid down by the Irish Film Classification Office.
ID may be required at the door.