2020 was the fourth Little Cinema & Galway City of Film 48 Hour Challenge, and it was the first Challenge to take place virtually as it was during Lockdown (wow, remember that!). Teams could take part remotely around the country.

The Best Film Award went to Team People’s Republic of Cinema with their film House of a Thousand Eyes, captained by Jamie Hooper & Conor Hooper.

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

Best Film – The House of a Thousand Eyes – The People’s Republic of Cinema
Best Cinematography – Barry Fahy – Motionless
Best Editing – Dave Killilea – Random Acts of Kindness
Best Actor – Emmet Byrne – House of a Thousand Eyes
Best Actress – Vera Kilgallon – When Shamie Met Brad
Best Special FX – Ryan McKenna – Random Acts of Kindness
Best Line – Kashi Cepeda – Sleepwalker
Best Prop – Jamie & Conor Hooper – House of a Thousand Eyes