timberland official website 2018 Nominations Announced for the IFTA Film Drama Awards
The nominations were announced at a press launch this morning at 9 Below on Stephens Green, where Deirdre O’Kane and Liam Cunningham along with IFTA CEO revealed the nominations and details about the upcoming Award Ceremony in Dublin.
The Irish Film and Television Academy commences its 15th anniversary year with the announcement of a superb line up of nominations for the 2018 Awards that reflects a vibrant and successful Irish home industry.
Across the Film categories Maudie receives 6 Nominations, Cardboard Gangsters and Handsome Devil along with Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri and The Farthest each receive 5 nominations. The Drummer and the Keeper, The Killing of a Sacred Deer, Maze and Michael Inside each receive 4 nominations. The Lodgers and Pilgrimage and Song of Granite all receive 3 nominations each and Ladybird is nominated in its two categories.
Across the Drama categories Vikings receives 6 Nominations. Game of Thrones and Peaky Blinders each receive 5 nominations, Paula receives 4 nominations, Acceptable Risk and Into the Badlands receives 3 nominations and Line of Duty, Striking Out receive 2 nominations each.
The Academy CEO, Aine Moriarty commented: a fantastic kick start to the Academy 15th Anniversary year with this superb line up of Irish Nominees showcasing the very best of Ireland creative talent, delivering world class film and drama across the globe. The Academy looks forward to acknowledging their achievements and rewarding excellence at the IFTA Awards Ceremony next month (Thursday, February 15th).