Leixlip girls help launch TV and Film Festival for young people

Senan Hogan

Reporter:

Senan Hogan

Leixlip girls help launch TV and Film Festival for young people

Leixlip girls - Grace Fennelly (age 7) as Dorothy, Jules Nunan (age 7) as Hermione and Olivia Harrington (age 7) as Matilda handing out free popcorn on Grafton Street today to mark the opening day of Cinemagic International Film & Television Festival for Young People which runs until 9th June.

The programme is jam-packed full of diverse creative opportunities to inspire and motivate young people.

This year's festival includes workshops from Aardman Animations and Brown Bag Films, as well as screenings for all the family.

There will be special Q&A's with Irish Film Directors including Frank Berry and Paddy Breathnach.

For more information see: www.cinemagic.ie