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Irish Film & Television Awards Shortlist Announced
30 Sep 2004 :

The nominations for the 2004 Irish Film & Television Awards have been announced with Paddy Breathnach’s ‘’Man About Dog’ scoring ten nominations, Lenny Abrahamson’s ‘Adam & Paul’ is shortlisted for eight.

There are 26 categories decided on by a select Jury of leading International and Irish industry professionals. Aine Moriarty, CEO of the Irish Film and Television Network (IFTN), which organises the event said;

”The nominee line-up of Irish titles and talent is very impressive this year and is a great indication of the very strong talent base coming out of Ireland. We are delighted with the positive response received from the industry ¬ submissions were up by 30% on last year and the 122 Irish and international jury members have worked very hard on the short-listing and are now facing the difficult task of choosing the winners to be announced at the Ceremony on 30 October.”

Following on from the success of the Awards in 2003 this year’s ceremony promises to be a highly prestigious and glamorous event with a host of film stars, TV personalities, executive directors, producers and distinguished guests in attendance to toast the undisputed talent that exists within the Irish film and television industry. The ceremony will be broadcast by RTÉ One on the 1st November 2004.

Jury Shortlisted Nominees 2004:

Best Irish Film
Adam & Paul
Blind Flight
Inside I’m Dancing
Man About Dog

Best Actor
Colin Farrell, A Home at the End of the World
Gerard McSorley, Omagh
Tom Murphy, Adam & Paul
Stephen Rea, The Halo Effect
Karl Shiels, Capital Letters

Best Actress
Eva Birthistle, Ae Fond Kiss
Eva Birthistle, Timbuktu
Michèle Forbes, Omagh
Brenda Fricker, Inside I’m Dancing
Louise Lewis, Adam & Paul

Best Film Director
Lenny Abrahamson, Adam & Paul
Paddy Breathnach, Man About Dog
Alan Gilsenan, Timbuktu
Damien O’Donnell, Inside I’m Dancing
Pete Travis, Omagh

Best Editing
Dermot Diskin, Man About Dog
Kevin Lavelle, Starfish
Mairead McIvor, Capital Letters
Emer Reynolds, Timbuktu
Isobel Stephenson, Adam & Paul

Best Cinematography
Cian de Buitlear, Man about Dog
PJ Dillon, Timbuktu
Mark Garrett, Freeze Frame
Donal Gilligan, Omagh
Peter Robertson, Inside I’m Dancing

Best Production Design
Tom Conroy, Inside I’m Dancing
Jim Furlong, Cowboys & Angels
Alan Gilsenan, Timbuktu
Ashleigh Jeffers, Freeze Frame
Paki Smith, Man About Dog

Best Music
Go Blimps Go, The Halo Effect
Ray Harman, Timbuktu
Stephen McKeon, Blind Flight
Stephen Rennicks, Adam & Paul
Kevin Shields, Lost in Translation

Best Hair / Makeup
Barbara Conway/Terry Ralph, The Halo Effect
Dee Corcoran/Ailbhe Lemass, King Arthur
Bernadette Dooley / Morna Ferguson, Laws of Attraction
Tom McInerney, Adam & Paul
Linda Mooney, Man About Dog

Best Costume Design
Joan Bergin, Laws of Attraction
Lorna Marie Mugan, Inside I’m Dancing
Lorna Marie Mugan, Man About Dog
Grania Preston, Cowboys & Angels
Leonie Prendergast, The Halo Effect

Best Script
Jeffrey Caine, Inside I’m Dancing
Lance Daly, The Halo Effect
Pearse Elliott, Man About Dog
Guy Hibbert & Paul Greengrass, Omagh
Mark O’Halloran, Adam & Paul

Best Short Film
Full Circle
Take It Back
Two Fat Ladies
Undressing My Mother
Yu Ming Is Ainm Dom

Best Animation
The Boy Who Had No Story
Dublin 1
God’s Early Work
The Life & Death of Peter Sellers
Norman Normal

Best TV Drama or Drama Series/Soap
The Clinic
Holy Cross
The Return
Ros na Run

Best Current Affairs/News Programme
Congo Heart of Africa
Prime Time: Intellectual Disability
Prime Time: Ireland's Teenage Criminals
Prime Time: The Lost Generation
Spotlight: Superdollar Plot

Best Entertainment Programme
The Bronx Bunny Show
Close Encounters with Keith Barry
The Des Bishop Work Experience
The Panel

Best Lifestyle Programme
Manchan sa tSin
The Restaurant
Show Me The Money
Three 60
Wild Trials

Best Sports Programme
Fearless 3 Irish Special Olympians
Final Words - Hurling '03
Go Racing
Martin O'Neill - Man and Bhoy

Best Documentary
Battle of the Bogside
Christine’s Children
Imagining Ulysses
Waiting for Houlihan
Who Kidnapped Shergar

Best Children’s/Youth Programme
The Boy Who Had No Story

Best Actor in a TV Drama
Simon Delaney, Pulling Moves
Ciaran Hinds, The Mayor of Casterbridge
Dylan Moran, Black Books
James Nesbitt, Wall of Silence
David Wilmot, The Clinic

Best Actress in a TV Drama
Orla Brady, Proof
Orla Brady, Servants
Amanda Burton, Silent Witness
Niamh Cusack, Too Good to be True
Anne Marie Duff, Shameless

Best Supporting Actor in Film/TV
Colum Convey, Holy Cross
Gary Lydon, The Clinic
Ciarán Nolan, Man About Dog
Jim Norton, Proof
Peter O’Toole, Troy

Best Supporting Actress in Film/TV
Susan Lynch, 16 Years of Alcohol
Susan Lynch, Bodies
Rachel Pilkington, The Clinic
Jasmine Russell, Capital Letters
Ger Ryan, The Return

Best Irish Language Short/Animated film/Programme
Cinegael Paradiso
Leargas Ná Lig Sinn i nDearmad
Ros na Run
Yu Ming Is Ainm Dom

Best New Talent
Des Bishop, The Des Bishop Work Experience
Pearse Elliott, Man About Dog
Karl Geary, Timbuktu
Allen Leech, Cowboys & Angels
John Simpson, Freeze Frame

Dr Philip Nolan, CEO of eircom, commenting on the shortlist, said, "I would like to congratulate every nominee and wish them every success this year. This year¹s shortlist of nominees reflects the innate creative talent of Irish people at home and abroad. The calibre of all the entrants ­ acting, producing and craft - reflects this talent and the investment being made by Ireland as a whole. eircom is very pleased to continue our support for the Awards and the Irish film and television industry."

For Furhter Awards Information go to Irish Film & Television Awards Website.

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