- The Bog Lane Theatre
The main screening venue for the festival, the Bog Lane Theatre has played host to numerous plays and music gigs in the past. From BellX1 to Lisa Hannigan and Gary Lightbody, The Bog Lane Theatre is the perfect intimate setting for any artistic endeavor.
- Ballymahon Library
Situated in the heart of the town, the recently refurbished public library will play host to numerous talks and discussions over the weekend. The upstairs space of the library is the perfect setting for a weekend of film talk and debate and a must see for anyone coming to the festival.
- Skelly's Bar, Restaurant, B&B
Skelly's Bar, Restaurant, and B & B will serve as the hub for the festival. Here you will find the best food and entertainment Ballymahon has to offer. The campsite is also located at the rear of the building.
Known for its rustic feel and exciting music tradition, Skelly's has become renowned for its unique atmosphere, comfy rooms and some of the best pub grub around.
“ Pick up a camera. Shoot something. No matter how small, no matter how cheesy, no matter whether your friends and your sister star in it. Put your name on it as director. Now you’re a director. Everything after that you’re just negotiating your budget and your fee. ”- James Cameron
“ If there’s specific resistance to women making movies, I just choose to ignore that as an obstacle for two reasons: I can’t change my gender, and I refuse to stop making movies ”- Kathryn Bigelow
“ To be a film-maker, you have to lead. You have to be psychotic in your desire to do something. People always like the easy route. You have to push very hard to get something unusual, something different. ”- Danny Boyle
“ Don’t give up. You’re going to get kicked in the teeth. A lot. Learn to take a hit, then pick yourself up off the floor. Resilience is the true key to success. ”- Melissa Rosenberg