As part of the X-HALE Youth Awards (brought about by the Irish Cancer Society) the X-HALE Film competition has been launched. A number of Foróige projects and clubs have contributed 2 minute films on the issue of smoking. Peer pressure, health effects and other topics are addressed by the young people. The competition closes on the 13th June when the winning entry will be announced – the requirement is to have the highest number of YouTube views.
From the Mahon Youth Project in Co.Cork “Cigarettes Are Manky” From St. Joseph’s Youth Project, Mayfield, Co.Cork “Kickin’ It” Dublin Hill, Ballyvolane Youth Project, Co.Cork “The Wheezy’s” The Loft Youth Project, Letterkenny, Co.Donegal “Following the Pack” Cavan 365, Killymooney Drive, Co.Cavan “The Choices we Make” The Quad Youth Centre, Co.Roscommon “Cruel Creations”