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Richard Harris Winners

Hi Guys,

After a successful first Awards Show production for the Richard Harris Film Festival we have time now to say a big thank you to some of the team who made it possible, namely:

Gerard Meagher for the Staging and Lighting.

Art O’Laoire for the sound design and streaming setup.

The 3rd Year students of the Creative Broadcast & Film Production Programme, LIT (pictured)

Nora NíFhlatharta for the animations.

Vera Knowles McGuire for the Voice over of the VT inserts.

Patrick Hogan as the Host (who was absolutely great again) 

And finally, Simon McGuire for putting the show together.

Congratulations to all the winning films. Below is a full list. Also the awards show will be available to watch back again on the RHIFF VOD site. For more info click HERE

Trophies Arrived

2016 Trophies logo

Excitement is building… the trophies arrived today. Special thanks to Robbie, Jenny and the team at JJ Kenneally Jewellers in Limerick for a fantastic job on the trophies again this year.

Nominations for 2016


Hi everyone.

Following last nights successful programme launch we were delighted to announce the nominations from the short listed films for each categories. Here they are again in case you missed them.

Note we would ask all nominated film makers (if they haven’t already done so) to email us the download link for their film ASAP to

Official Selection Camera

Official Selection LIGHTING

Official Selection SOUND

Official Selection EDITING

Official Selection ACTING

Official Selection SCRIPT STORY

Official Selection DIRECTOR

Official Selection ARTISTIC

Official Selection FACTUAL

Official Selection DRAMA

Official Selection INTERNATIONAL

Official Selection LIMERICK

Official Selection OVERALL

Images from last Short Film Awards Show

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For your chance to enter the 7th Annual Limerick Film Festival click the Film Freeway Link Below


Programme Launch Tues 31st March

Programme Cover

We are so looking forward to launching our programme on Tuesday 31st March, 7pm at the George Boutique Hotel. With special guests, Limerick Premiere screenings and a chance to put questions to iconic Irish Film Makers, there will be a lot of interest in experiencing the three day event.

We will also be announcing the Short Film Awards Short List, which will be posted on this site later in the night.

Thanks once again to Jacinta, Ataf and the team of the George Boutique Hotel for looking after us once again.

We hope to see as many of you as possible and look forward to meeting you.

Simon McGuire

Limerick Film Festival Director.


Call for entries now CLOSED!

20140308-010837.jpgHi All

The call for entries to the 6th Annual Limerick Film Festival is now closed. We thank all the film makers who have entered and we have received a massive response again to this years Short Film Awards.


We hope to have the short list announced some time either on or after March 21st. With the large numbers of entries this will be updated in due course.

Best of luck to all who entered and keep an eye here on the website for the updates and programme launch later this month.

Thank You

Simon McGuire

Limerick Film Festival Director.




2 Days to go!


All entry forms and films must be received by 5pm on March 6th.