Hundreds of Students in Youghal for First Cut Youth Film Festival

by Denise FitzGerald

Students of South Abbey NS who had 3 films at the Festival, are pictured at Mall Arts Centre.

Presented by Yew Wood Venues, the fourth First Cut Youth Film Festival which was hosted in Youghal Mall Arts Centre, attracted over 800 young students aged from ages 12-18 years during the three day event which was held from Thursday 27 to Saturday 29 April.
An extensive Festival included, on the first day, a Youghal Primary School Animation Programme which was attended by pupils and teachers from local schools Bunscoil Mhuire, Gaelscoil Choráin, and South Abbey NS.
This was followed with a Secondary Schools Programme, hosted by pupils of Pobalscoil na Tríonóide Youghal which showed, on the big screen, a selection of the best Short Films made by 6th class students from 14 Secondary Schools.

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