The first ever Children’s Film Festival at Ballina Arts Centre takes place on Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th October 2017 and the team is delighted to announce this great programme of events.
Don’t miss out on the chance for your child to experience the magic of great film and also to take part in a workshop teaching them how to create a film set; where they will then film and edit their movie – which will be available on a YouTube channel to share with friends and family!
Showing on Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th October at Ballina Arts Centre – Embers – “Let your imagination glow” is a mixture of Irish and International Children’s Film and Animation with the programme including short films for ages 4+, Feature Films, Family Films, plus a LEGO movie workshop.
Film screenings include: Box of Delights, Miniscule: Valley of the Lost Ants, Song of the Sea, Lost and Found, James and the Giant Peach, Whale Rider and many more.
For full listings of films and times for the children’s film festival at Ballina Arts Centre please call into the Box Office or check out www.ballinaartscentre.com.
Tickets: €5 Family ticket: €15
Make your very own LEGO movie in this exciting workshopbrought to you by createschool.ie on Saturday 7th October at 11am.
Brick Flicks stop motion workshops make LEGO mini figures come alive! All you need to bring is your favourite LEGO character to cast as the star of your own legendary adventure. The workshop involves hands on learning and some simple demonstrations. Children work in small groups to create a film set; they will then film and edit their awesome mini movie using iPads. The final masterpieces will then be available on a YouTube channel for to share with friends and family! Please note that this workshop is strictly suitable for ages 8yrs+
11am – 1.30pm. Price: €15
Info / booking for all Embers Film Festival @ Ballina Arts Centre events: 096 73593.
Ballina Arts Centre, Barrett St., Ballina, Co. Mayo www.ballinaartscentre.com