2019 was the third Little Cinema & Galway City of Film 48 Hour Challenge, and we introduced 3 news award categories of: Best Use of Prop, Best Use of Line and an Audience Award.

The Best Film Award went to Team 48 Hours of Friendship with their film Loving Alex, captained by Jamie Hooper.

Other awards as judged by a team of industry professionals were as followed:

Best Film – Loving Alex – 48 Hours of Friendship
Best Cinematography – Fintan Geraghty – Daughter
Best Editing – Emily Murray & Aisling Ní Chúláin – Loving Alex
Best Actor – Emmet Byrne – Loving Alex
Best Actress – Ambre Shoneff – Hashtag
Best Line – Vera Kilgallon – The Pick Up
Best Prop – John Cavanagh – The Invigilator’s Bae
Audience Award – Loving Alex