Blackrock Film Festival 2019

Looking for a film festival with a twist – then the Blackrock Film Festival has everything from a spectacular open air cinema right on the beach to the showing of a 1930s classic in a 100 year old hall. This quirky 4 day film festival is the perfect way to wrap up the summer in the beautiful seaside village of Blackrock over looking Dundalk Bay and the Cooley Peninsula in Louth. From classic musicals, to an 80’s classic, to a silent classic as well as a home grown made movie from Co. Cavan – this festival combines great movies with a stunning setting on Ireland’s Ancient East. Suitable for all the family plan your stay in Blackrock to coincide with the 4 day festival you can enjoy great food, relaxed shopping and a sample of the “Blackrock way of Life” while you are there. It’s not everyday you get to take in a movie while sitting barefoot in the sand so keep an eye out on the website and our Social Media pages for more details


We need a community of volunteers to make this years Blackrock Film Festival bigger and better. We need your help so can you volunteer to assist with ticketing, stewarding, communications, social media, event setup, cleanup, helping out … and everything else that goes to running an event. If so then come this way and sign up to become a Film Festival Volunteer.