Archive for January 12th, 2010

Nominees for IFTA 2010

12th January 2010 by Maura McHugh

The Irish Film and Television Academy has announced the shortlist of nominees for the 7th Annual Irish Film and Television Awards, which will take place on Saturday 20th February at the Burlington Hotel, Dublin.

The nominees for the two screenwriting awards are:

Script Film
John Carney, Kieran Carney – Zonad (Element Pictures)
Margaret Corkery – Eamon (Zanita Films)
Neil Jordan – Ondine (Octagon Films)
Billy Roche, Conor McPherson – The Eclipse (Treasure Entertainment)

Script Television
Frank Deasy – Father & Son (Green Park Films)
Frank McGuinness – A Short Stay in Switzerland (BBC)
Eugene O’Brien – Pure Mule – The Last Weekend (Accomplice Television)
James Phelan – Rásaí na Gaillimhe (Great Western Films)

A full list of all the nominees is available on the web site.