What is March On Film

March On Film is a Film Making Competition/Festival that encourages aspiring film makers to get out there, and within the period of the month of March, make a film from start to finish.  From students to OAPs, the March On Film festival is open to everyone! So if you're into films and always thought you'd like to give film making a try  then March On Film is the perfect competition/festival for you. And don't be worried about not having the right gear, all you need is a smartphone and you've got a camera and editing suite in one!

All films entered are judged by industry professional and everyone who enters has the opportunity to see their film screened in a cinema. There are also film related prizes to be won, with the top prize being a film mentorship package which allows you to be mentored on your next film project by a panel of Ireland's top Film Industry Professionals.

The beauty of the March on Film competition is that it is open to everyone. It's aim is to straddle the world between novice and professional filmmakers, encouraging those interested in film making to give it a try within a structured time frame.

From weekend Guerrilla film makers to complete novices with only an iPhone and a laptop anyone can enter. And on top of the possibility of winning great prizes, by the end of the month each team will come out with a finished film that they have made themselves! If you would like to take part go to the registration page and send us your details!


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* All this years screenings, including the Finalist's Screenings and Awards Presentation, will be held at the UCD cinemas.