Archive for February 18th, 2008

‘08 Bears

18th February 2008

The BBC has a round-up of the winners at this year’s Berlin Film Festival.

The Silver Bear for Best Script 2008 went to Wang Xiaoshuai for Zuo You (In Love We Trust).

O’Halloran Wins Twice

18th February 2008

The Irish Examiner reports on last night’s IFTA winners.

Irish screenwriter Mark O’Halloran won best script for a feature film (Garage) and for a TV series (Prosperity).

The television period drama The Tudors scooped awards in a record seven categories. Garage also won the Best Film category, Best Director for Lenny Abrahamson, and Best Actor in a Lead Role Film for Pat Shortt.