The Irish short film New Boy, directed by Steph Green and produced by Tamara Anghie, has been nominated for an Academy Award® in the Best Live Action Short Film category.
Other Irish interests include Martin McDonagh, who has been nominated in the Best Original Screenplay category for In Bruges. Irish producer Redmond Morris is one of the four producers on The Reader, which received five nominations including Best Picture, and Nathan Crowley has been nominated in the category of Best Production Design for his work on The Dark Knight.
The 81st Academy Awards® will take place in Hollywood on 22nd February.
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