'Cidwm Cymru, Wicked Wales, is an International Youth Film Festival based in Rhyl and Prestatyn, North Wales. The Festival screens short films made by young people 6-26yrs, feature films and a programme of filmmaking and discussion.The Festival was a founding member of the Youth Cinema Network YCN and now works with over 50 youth film festivals and media training institutions from all over the world.
The Festival is in its 4th year and last year screened 108 short films from 24 Countries alongside its Wicked Fringe which screens many British and specialised feature films.The Festival's aim is to support young and emerging filmmakers in Wales providing international exchange opportunities for filmmaking and screening. Wicked Wales also runs a year round progamme of training and runs a community Pop Up cinema, all activities are run by our young volunteers.
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