Mark McNulty, one of the directors of the Irish Film Festival London announced this year's festival award winners at our launch event on Monday 9th November at Bentley's Swallow Street Rooms.

Mark McNulty, Irish Film Festival London

Mark McNulty, Irish Film Festival London

Best Short Award 2015

Nominees: 

  • Pedestrian Crossing
  • City of Roses
  • Rachel Coming Home
  • Tattooed
  • Trivia Sluts
  • The Gravedigger's Tour
  • Kowalski
  • Meet the Vapers
  • Sit, Stay, Love
  • Dilemma
  • Irish By Design
  • Waiting for Tom
  • Snowfall
  • I've been a Sweeper
  • Violet
  • My Bonnie
  • Let Those Blues In

The winner, chosen by Niall Murphy of scannain.ie is "Waiting for Tom", directed by Ruth O'Looney

Waiting for Tom screens at the Rio in Dalston on Saturday 21st November in the 2.15pm Shorts Programme. Tickets are available here: www.riocinema.org.uk

"Waiting for Tom", winner of the Irish Film Festival London Best Short Award 2015

"Waiting for Tom", winner of the Irish Film Festival London Best Short Award 2015

Best Documentary Award 2015

Nominees: 

  • WB Yeats: No Country for Old Men
  • Name Your Poison
  • A Kind of Sisterhood
  • Older Than Ireland

The winner, chosen by Elizabeth Wood of Dochouse is "A Kind of Sisterhood", directed by Michele Devlin and Claire Hackett.

A Kind of Sisterhood screens at Bertha Dochouse at Curzon Bloomsbury on Sunday 22nd November at 3.30pm. Tickets are available here: www.dochouse.org

"A Kind of Sisterhood", winner of the Irish Film Festival London Best Documentary Award 2015

"A Kind of Sisterhood", winner of the Irish Film Festival London Best Documentary Award 2015

Best Feature Award 2015

Nominees: 

  • Breakfast on Pluto
  • Room
  • A Christmas Star
  • An Klondike
  • Brooklyn
  • You're Ugly Too

The winner, chosen by the Irish Film Festival London team is "Room", directed by Lenny Abrahamson.

Room screens at the Rio in Dalston on Friday 21st November at 8.30pm. Tickets are available here: www.riocinema.org.uk

"Room", winner of the Irish Film Festival London Best Feature Award 2015

"Room", winner of the Irish Film Festival London Best Feature Award 2015

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