Huston Graduates Award Winners
Jul 27 2016 Posted: 12:46 IST


On Sunday July 10, 2016 the 28th Galway Film Fleadh came to a close, following another outstanding year of Irish and international film premieres, screenings, workshops and discussions. The annual awards ceremony took place after the Fleadh’s annual Public Interview, in which renowned director Jim Sheridan regaled a packed Town Hall Theatre and graduates of the Huston School of Film & Digital Media were among the winners.

Directed by Len Collin , MA Production & Direction 2013 , Sanctuary, the film adaptation of the acclaimed Blue Teapot play of the same name, won Best Feature award. Trailer available to view here.


Janet Hayes, MA Screenwriting 2015 won the prestigious Pitching Award with Edges which has been opted by Hot Drop Films. Janet is the  writer /creator of the recent Storyland entry ‘Quinn & O’Grady’ and is currently part of the ‘Fair City’ training scheme.






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