IOM Film Festival '18: Preview Night

IOM Film Festival 2018
Photo by

The Isle of Man Film Festival returns taking place Wednesday 5th - Sunday 9th September 2018!

Now in its 7th year, the Isle of Man Film Festival promotes and celebrates film, both homegrown and international through its short film competition and various events and screenings.

We're back and raring to go with a range of events for all ages and tastes, with renowned film critic Mark Kermode returning as host of this vibrant, family friendly and fun film festival.

IOM Film Festival Team

The IOMFF team are (left to right): Christy DeHaven, Rich Hird, Zoe Guilford, Dave Armstrong and Laura Gill.

The festival this year is bursting with lots of exciting events including a presentation by Mark Kermode, a Q&A session with Katharina Kubrick, an exclusive VIP screening of 2001: a space odyssey and top Manx musicians performing their favourite movie songs.

See the full festival schedule here.

Keep checking Facebook and for updates and details on this years festival line up.

This years sponsors are Isle of Media, The Claremont Hotel and media partners Manx Radio. A founding partner of the festival is the Isle of Man Arts Council. Sponsorship opportunities are still available – If you’d like to partner your business with a community driven, creative initiative get in touch with the team!

Check out the IOMFF YouTube channel for a video round up of all previous festivals, which includes interviews with Mark Kermode, BAFTA winning Director Amma Asante, musician-turned-documentary maker Davy Knowles and more. 

IOM Film Festival YouTube channel.

A sponsored body of
The Department of Education, Sport and Culture
Rheynn Ynsee, Spoyrt as Cultoor
Isle of Man Government
Reiltys Ellan Vannin
Isle of man Government