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2021 Official Selections

Check out this Interactive Brochure on the 2021 Official Selections.

2021 Nominees

Check out this Interactive Brochure on the 2021 Nominees.

2021 Festival Update

Photo Copyright © Salvatore Conte @5ds_photos Many thanks for submitting your film to the 9th Richard Harris International Film Festival 2021, which we have had the pleasure of viewing, and our international jury has evaluated. Once again, we are simply blown away by the quality of films submitted to the festival, particularly given the extraordinarily...

2020 Winners

Previous Next Best Feature Film Best Short Film Director Feature Film Director Short Film Female Actor Feature Male Actor Feature Female Actor Short Male Actor Short Best Documentary Animated Short Best Cinematography Best Writing Short Best Editing Short Midwest Short National-International Newport Beach Student Film Outstanding Talent Special Mention Short Special Mention Feature

2020 Awards Show Announcement

The 2020 Awards were announced on Friday Evening, April 30, 2021 at 8pm Irish Time via You Tube Premiere. You can watch the archived Awards Show ceremony on the following link. Congratulations to all!

Patrick Cassidy’s Compositions to be Performed at Inauguration Mass

Patrick Cassidy’s most celebrated compositions is to be performed at the inauguration Mass for the 46th President of the United States Joseph R Biden. Irish violinist Patricia Treacy is to perform “The Proclamation”, composed by Patrick at the inauguration Mass for the President-elect in what will be one of the only live music events of...

2020 Nominees

Previous Next Best Overall Short Film Newport Beach Category Best Documentary Best Student Short Film National/International Short Best Director Best Male Actor Best Cinematography Best Editing Best Writing Best Female Actor Best Feature Film Male Actor – Feature Film Best Director – Feature Film Female Actor – Feature Film

2020 Official Selections

 2020 Nominees 

Dreams – An Unforgettable Journey

The story of the Limerick Hurling Team 2018 Director & DOP: William Buckley Free Screenings over 4 Days and 20 Venues Facebook event for Dreams – An Unforgettable Journey

2019 Short Film Programme

For more details, please visit the 2019 RHIFF Schedule Page 2019 Short Film Programme at

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