Oscar Nominations 2023: Biggest Year Ever For Irish Film Image

Oscar Nominations 2023: Biggest Year Ever For Irish Film

24 January - 8 mins
Podcast Series The Last Word with Matt Cooper

It’s the biggest year ever for Irish film talent at the Oscars with 14 nominations across a wide range of categories.

Martin McDonagh's The Banshees of Inisherin is nominated for nine awards and An Cáilín Ciúin is up for Best International Film.

Roe McDermott joined Matt to discuss which of the Irish nominees are likely to take home an Oscar.

Catch the full chat by pressing the 'Play' button on this page.

8 mins

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