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Two Northern Ireland Screen Short Films Nominated For Iris Prizes' At Cardiff Festival

26 days ago   |   By Northern Ireland Screen

Iris Prize announced the nominees for the 2019 Iris Prize Festival taking place in Cardiff from 8 th to 13 th October. Two of Northern Ireland Screen's funded short films, Equal and Becoming Cherrie , are selected for awards at the LGBT+ Film Festival.
Gillian Callan's film EQUAL has been shortlisted for the Iris Prize itself competing against a total of 36 films for the ultimate award. The winning director will be presented with £30,000 to make their next short film in the UK, supported by the Michael Bishop Foundation.
Equal is based on the battle for same-sex couples to legalise civil...
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