IFTA has announced that the feature documentary GAZA has been selected as Ireland’s entry for the Oscars’ Best International Feature Film category.
The nominations for the 89th Academy Awards have been announced, with nods for Ruth Negga, Consolata Boyle, and The Lobster.
With an unpredected 9 nominations "Irish Oscar nominees are already winners" says Irish Film Board chief James Hickey, ahead of 88th Academy Awards this Sunday.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has announced the shortlist of 10 best live action short film contenders from a qualifying list of 144 films. One of the 10 chosen is Irish writer/director Benjamin Cleary's Stutterer.
Element Pictures' The Favourite wins one award, Best Actress for Olivia Colman as Green Book wins Best Picture and Roma wins Best Director.
Erik Poppe's Norwegian/Irish co-production The King’s Choice has been shortlisted for Best Foreign Language Film at the 89th Academy Awards.
Brooklyn star Saoirse Ronan has commented on her nomination and those for the film and screenwriter Nick Hornby.
The Favourite becomes most nominated Irish Oscar film ever with 10 nominations as Late Afternoon and Detainment also compete in Best Short Films.
Erik Poppe's Norwegian/Irish co-production The King’s Choice has been chosen to represent Norway for Best Foreign-Language Film at the 89th Academy Awards.
Irish eyes are definitely smiling this afternoon as Irish films, filmmakers and actors picked up 9 Academy Award nominations.