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The Favourite and Late Afternoon Lead the Irish Nominations at 90th Academy Awards

Posted: 22nd January 2019

Fís Éireann/Screen Ireland congratulates the teams behind the Element Pictures-produced The Favourite and Louise Bagnall’s short film, Late Afternoon, following today’s Academy Award® nominations. The Favourite, directed by Yorgos Lanthimos, received an astounding 10 n...

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Irish Supernatural Comedy Extra Ordinary to Have World Premiere at SXSW

Posted: 18th January 2019

Irish supernatural comedy Extra Ordinary starring comedian/writer/actress Maeve Higgins (Naked Camera, Inside Amy Schumer), Barry Ward (Jimmy’s Hall, MAZE), Will Forte (Nebraska, Run & Jump), and Claudia O’Doherty (Trainwreck, Love, Inside Amy Schum...

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Enjoy Irish Film and Animation on TV This Christmas

Posted: 20th December 2018

This Christmas, enjoy a host of Irish films on TV, including the Academy Award®-nominated Brooklyn and Song of the Sea and Golden Globe-nominated Sing Street to Irish favourites such as The Guard and A Date for Mad Mary. See below for more: Screen Ireland Films Saturday, 22 December The Guard...

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Nora Twomey’s The Breadwinner Wins Four Major Awards at the 2018 Emile Awards

Posted: 10th December 2018

Fís Éireann/Screen Ireland congratulates the team behind Nora Twomey’s debut animated feature, The Breadwinner, which won four major accolades at the 2018 Emile Awards in Lille, France, including Best Direction, Best Storyboarding, Best Character Animation and Best Background and...

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