The Irish Film Industry converted their record 9 nominations into 2 wins as Dublin born writer/director Benjamin Cleary won Best Live Action Short Film for his short Stutterer, and Brie Larson won Best Actress for Lenny Abrahamson's Irish Film Board backed Room.
Irish actors Saoirse Ronan and Michael Fassbender have been nominated for the 22nd annual Screen Actors Guild Awards. Brie Larson and Jacob Tremblay have also been nominated for their performances in Irish co-production Room.
The Irish Film Board has congratulated Irish co-productions Brookyln and Room on their wins at last night's BAFTA Awards.
Scannain chats about Fire Fire with director Ben Wheatley and stars Armie Hammer, Sharlto Copley and Jack Reynor. Free Fire is in cinemas now.
Irish-Canadian co-production Room, from director Lenny Abrahamson, won big at last night's Canadian Screen Awards. The film took nine prizes.
Brie Larson won the award for Best Actress (Drama) for her performance in Irish/Canadian co-production Room at the Golden Globes.