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Young Film Critics Wanted For November CineFocus Jury

Posted on 03rd November 2014 | Cinemagic News

Do you enjoy watching films? Would you like to see new films from around the world? Ever thought of being a film critic? If so, this year’s Cinemagic Belfast ‘CineFocus’ film jury’ is for you!

Cinemagic International Film and Television Festival for Young People is recruiting jury panels of 12-25 year olds to watch and judge a series of  films from around the world during the November Cinemagic Belfast 2014 Festival programme.

The jury will meet on various dates in November in festival cinemas in Belfast (Odyssey Cinemas and Queen's Film Theatre) where they will enjoy a feast of film, learn how to review and critique, and choose the winning films of the festival which will be announced at the closing night the festival on 28th November in Odyssey Cinemas Belfast

Cinemagic film jury members will have the opportunity to meet other young film fans, learn about the role of the film critic, meet filmmakers and festival guests and play an important in Cinemagic Belfast, with this year marking the Festival’s 25th Anniversary.

Chris Shaw, Cinemagic Festival Programmer said “Jury members will play a key role in our 25th Anniversary Festival. The CineFocus jury offers young people the chance to meet others with a similar passion for film, to discuss and debate, and to make new friends, whilst expanding their understanding of the different genres of film.”

To register for the November Cinemagic Belfast 2014 Festival Jury
Please download a CineFocus Jury Registration Form and return to Cinemagic, or email Claire Shaw claire@cinemagic.org.uk or telephone +44 28 90 311 900 by 15th November 2014.

The cost to participate in the 12-25 yr old Jury is £10.00 per person.

Jury Timetable

12-14 yr olds

Mon 17th November / 7.00pm Jack & the Cuckoo Clock Heart- Odyssey Cinemas
Sat 22nd November / 10.30am A Christmoose Story Odyssey -Cinemas
Sat 22nd November / 1.00pm Mission: Sputnik- Odyssey Cinemas
Sun 23rd November / 10.30am Bobby & the Ghost Hunters- Odyssey Cinemas
Sun 23rd November / 1.00pm Windstorm- Odyssey Cinemas
Fri 28th November / 6.30pm Closing Night Showcase- Odyssey Cinemas

15-17 yr olds

Sat 22nd November / 10.30am Violet- Queen’s Film Theatre
Sat 22nd November / 1.00pm False Movement -Queen’s Film Theatre
Sat 22nd November / 3.00pm The Good Life- Queen’s Film Theatre
Sat 22nd November / 6.30pm Class Enemy- Queen’s Film Theatre
Fri 28th November / 6.30pm Closing Night Showcase- Odyssey Cinemas

18-25 yr olds

Sun 23rd November / 1.00pm Jack- Queen’s Film Theatre
Sun 23rd November / 3.30pm Metalhead -Queen’s Film Theatre
Sun 23rd November / 6.30pm Beneath the Harvest Sky- Queen’s Film Theatre
Sun 23rd November / 9.00pm Arctic- Queen’s Film Theatre
Fri 28th November / 6.30pm Closing Night Showcase- Odyssey Cinemas

The Cinemagic Festival is funded by Northern Ireland Screen supported by DCAL, Belfast City Council, Northern Ireland Tourist Board, and DSD.

 

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Press Information:

Claire Shaw, Cinemagic Press Officer. Tel +44 28 90 311 900

Email claire@cinemagic.org.uk

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