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“Belfast” : The Movie

So I have just heard that a movie “Belfast”, directed by our very own (is he?) “Sir” Kenneth Branagh has been short-listed for an Oscar. Some things are beyond Satire. About 99.9% of us who have lived thru The Troubles … Continue reading

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“The Shore”…Good Enough For An Oscar?

The Arts Community here is at its self-congratulatory worst because a locally produced/directed movie (“The Shore” Terry George)¬†won two Oscars in Hollywood. Best “short” movie. I watched it last night on BBC4. There is something ……almost but not quite…..unique about … Continue reading

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