Irish Talent at The Oscars


Well, it was a great day for the Irish at the Oscars evn if it didn’t work out quite as planned. Brooklyn‘s Saoirse Ronan didn’t win Best Actress, but won the red carpet with her distinctly Irish-coloured Calvin Klein sequined dress.   I thought perhaps she couldn’t make up her mind about the jewellery and […]

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STUTTERER


Congratulations to Dubliner Ben Cleary on winning Best Live Action Short Film at last night’s Oscars! STUTTERER  #irelandmonth16

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Oscars 2016: Makeup & Hairstyling


Much like costume design, the Oscar for Makeup and Hairstyling tends to go to the more outlandish, colourful films. This is one of the newer categories. The competitive award for Best Makeup was created after the Academy received complaints that Christopher Tucker’s work in The Elephant Man was not recognized. Tucker would win the Oscar […]

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