Irish-Canadian co-production Room, from director Lenny Abrahamson, won big at last night's Canadian Screen Awards. The film took nine prizes.
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.
The Irish Film Board has congratulated Irish co-productions Brookyln and Room on their wins at last night's BAFTA Awards.
Brie Larson won the award for Best Actress (Drama) for her performance in Irish/Canadian co-production Room at the Golden Globes.
Irish Abroad: Saoirse Ronan and Michael Fassbender nominated for the 22nd Screen Actors Guild Awards
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.
Irish Abroad: Santa Barbara Film Festival to honour Room star Brie Larson and Brooklyn star Saoirse Ronan
The Santa Barbara Film Festival's Outstanding Performer of the Year Award will be given to two people this year, both of whom have links to Irish films, Brie Larson for Room and Saoirse Ronan for Brooklyn.
Lenny Abrahamson, Saoirse Ronan, Michael Fassbender, and films Brooklyn and Room nominated for the 2015 Satellite Awards.
Irish films Room wins Best Film and Brooklyn wins the Audience Award at the 2015 Twin Cities Film Festival, Minnesota.