27/02/12

27/02/2012 Minister Deenihan congratulates ‘The Shore’ on winning Oscar for Best Live Action Short

Jimmy Deenihan TD Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht congratulated ‘The Shore’ directed by Terry George and starring Ciaran Hinds , Kerry Condon and Conleth Hill on winning the Oscar for Best live Action Short at the Academy Awards this morning (Monday 27th February, 2012. “This short film which received part funding from Tourism Ireland maintains focus on the island of Ireland as a place to create film success. I am especially delighted for the stars of the film who herald from Northern Ireland and also for Terry George a native of Belfast” said Minister Deenihan

 

 

 

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