IFTA wins for Michael Inside, Cardboard Gangsters and The Farthest

Posted February 16, 2018 by Suzanne Murray in News
Michael Inside directed by Frank Berry
Michael Inside directed by Frank Berry

Three Wildcard titles picked up IFTA awards last night with Michael Inside written and directed by Frank Berry taking home the main prize of the night for Best Feature Film.  The stunning documentary The Farthest directed by Emer Reynolds won the prestigious George Morrison Feature Documentary award and also the Best Sound award.  Meanwhile John Connors received the Best Lead Actor award for his role in the gritty Cardboard Gangsters.

The IFTA Awards Ceremony took place last night in the Mansion House in Dublin.

Irish audiences will get to see Michael Inside when it goes on release in cinemas on 6th April.  Cardboard Gangsters is now available to view on Netflix and to buy on DVD and The Farthest is still having screenings around Ireland and is also available to purchase on DVD.

FEATURE FILM
Michael Inside

ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE – FILM
John Connors, Cardboard Gangsters

GEORGE MORRISON FEATURE DOCUMENTARY
The Farthest

SOUND
Steve Fanagan, Kieran Horgan, The Farthest