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Calling all budding Filmmakers!

Spirit of Folk Festival, now in its second year, runs from Fri 21st-Sun 23rd September in Dunderry Park, Co. Meath. The festival is all about family friendly fun to a background of falconry,archery, history, storytelling, astronomy and music ranging from chilled folk singer-songwriters to upbeat, expansive folk-rock, blugrass and traditional.

This year Spirit of Folk will be running FILM FOLKUS, a competition for filmmakers to show off their talent and leave their creative mark!

Applicants will be asked to write and direct a 2 min short over the weekend of the festival. It must include falconry, archery, a viking and at least one cast member they don’t know. All entries must be in by the following Fri 28th Sept. Teams are up to four people and free entry to the festival is given. The winners will have their film displayed on the Spirit of Folk website.

To enter FILM FOLKUS simply send your team name and contact details along with an example of a previous work to cathy@spiritoffolk.com.