Animation Dingle, in partnership with JAM Media, is now in its 5th year and is composed of three parts—Conference, Screenings and Awards.
Dingle IFF offers feature screenings from Ireland and around the globe, covering all genres; it is home to the Gregory Peck Award: For Excellence in the Art of Film, (recipients including Gabriel Byrne, Jim Sheridan, Jean Jacques Beineix, Stephen Frears, Laura Dern and The Peck Family).
Based within the Gaeltacht area, Dingle IFF is proud to promote the Irish language and is the only festival offering an award of €5k plus €2k film equipment hire for Irish script writing with its Físín event.
Animation Dingle 2017's Animation Conference will host keynotes and panels from world leaders in animation.
The festival showcases and recognises the best of student animated film with their International Student Animation Awards, along with screening a programme of animation from Ireland and around the globe.