The 34th Cinemagic International Film and Television Festival for Young People returns from 30th September to 31st October 2023.

The Festival funded by Belfast City Council and by Department of Communities through Northern Ireland Screen offers unmissable film exhibition and filmmaking opportunities for young people, families, schools, and young film directors, with over 100 events in Ulster Museum, Queen’s Film Theatre, The Belfast Barge, Strand Arts Centre, Black Box, Accidental Theatre and Odeon Cinemas Belfast.

Festival goers will have the chance to experience a thought-provoking world cinema programme that spotlights youth issues and social issues, an extensive education programme, talent lab industry masterclasses, classic and brand-new family and teen films, the Cinemagic Young Filmmaker Competition weekend, and Film Jury panels for young film critics.

The 2023 Cinemagic film line-up features over 150 films including 30 international previews and 3 special Gala Screenings including the Northern Ireland Premiere of heart-warming Danish animation Rosa and The Stone Troll, and the Northern Ireland Premiere of The Inventor, which brings the world of Leonardo Da Vinci to life in a new stylised animated feature.

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Tickets & Pricing
  • Admission £2 - £10
Sat, 30 Sep 2023 10:00am - 2:00pm
Sun, 01 Oct 2023 10:15am - 4:00pm
Sat, 07 Oct 2023 10:00am - 4:00pm
Sun, 08 Oct 2023 10:15am - 4:00pm
Tue, 10 Oct 2023 6:00 - 7:00pm
Thu, 12 Oct 2023 10:00 - 11:00am
Sat, 14 Oct 2023 10:00am - 4:00pm
Sun, 15 Oct 2023 10:15am - 4:00pm
Wed, 18 Oct 2023 10:30 - 11:30am
Thu, 19 Oct 2023 10:30am - 8:00pm
Fri, 20 Oct 2023 10:30am - 11:30pm
Sat, 21 Oct 2023 10:15am - 3:00pm
Sun, 22 Oct 2023 10:15am - 4:00pm
Mon, 23 Oct 2023 1:30 - 3:00pm
Wed, 25 Oct 2023 10:00am - 5:00pm
Fri, 27 Oct 2023 3:00 - 7:00pm
Sat, 28 Oct 2023 10:30am - 7:00pm
Sun, 29 Oct 2023 10:15am - 4:00pm
Mon, 30 Oct 2023 11:00am - 2:00pm
Tue, 31 Oct 2023 10:15am - 5:15pm

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