The nominees are out for the 2015 IFTA - Film and Drama Awards

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Colin Farrell has been nominated for his role in Miss Julie
Colin Farrell has been nominated for his role in Miss Julie

The IFTAs are now split in two, and the first installment for 2015, for Film and Drama, have just announced who is in the hunt for the prizes.

The top scorer in the Film nominations is Frank and Patrick's Day, with nine nominations each while Love/Hate and Vikings lead the way with seven in the Drama category.

Colin Farrell, Michael Fassbender, Jack Reynor, Domhnall Gleeson, Sinead Cusack and Deirdre O'Kane are some of the big name actors up for awards in film while the likes of Tom Vaughn Lawlor, Jamie Dornan, Caitriona Balfe, Charlie Murphy, Aiden Gillen and Cillian Murphy are all up for their TV work.

Academy CEO, Aine Moriarty stated that: “This year’s Nominations showcase to the world what Ireland’s small but excellent film and television community has to offer. Their hard work over the last 12 months has delivered world-class standards with some of the most diverse and engaging Irish films and dramas along with great feature documentaries and shorts. We look forward to acknowledging and celebrating the great work of the home industry on the Ceremony night ahead.”

Best Film
I Used to live here
Patrick's Day
Song of the Sea
Director Film
Lenny Abrahamson - Frank
Gerard Barrett - Glassland
John Carney - Begin Again
Terry McMahon - Patrick's Day
Script Film
Gerard Barrett - Glassland
Frank Berry - I Used to Live Here
Will Collins - Song of the Sea
Terry McMahon -Patrick's Day
Actor in a Lead Role in Film
Moe Dunford - Patrick's Day
Colin Farrell - Miss Julie
Michael Fassbender - Frank
Jack Reynor - Glassland
Actress in a Lead Role in Film
Tara Breathnach - A Nightingale Falling
Jordanne Jones - I Used to Live Here
Simone Kirby - Jimmy's Hall
Deirdre O'Kane - Noble
Actor in a Supporting Role in Film
Domhnall Gleeson - Frank
Allen Leech - The Imitation Game
James Nesbitt - Gold
Andrew Scott - Pride
Actress in a Supporting Role in Film
Kerry Condon -Gold
Sinéad Cusack - Queen and Country
Sarah Greene - Noble
Catherine Walker - Patrick's Day
George Morrison Feature Documentary
Blood Fruit - Ferndale Films
In A House That Ceased To Be - Atlantic Film Alliance
One Million Dubliners - Underground Films
Road - DoubleBand Films
Unbreakable- Ross Whitaker
Animation Short
An Ode to Love - Matthew Darragh
Fresh Cut Grass- Boulder Media
Somewhere Down the Line - Julien Regnard
The Ledge End of Phil (from accounting) - Paul Morris
Short Film
Boogaloo and Graham - Michael Lennox / Ronan Blaney / Brian Falconer
I Am Here -David Holmes
Rockmount - David Tynan
Skunky Dog - James Fitzgerald
Drama In Association with BAI
The Fall Season 2
Game Of Thrones
Love/Hate 5
Director Drama
David Caffrey - Love/Hate 5
Ciaran Donnelly - Vikings
Colm McCarthy - Peaky Blinders Series 2
Dearbhla Walsh - Penny Dreadful
Script Drama
Stuart Carolan - Love/Hate 5
Tom Collins/Eoin McNamee/Paul Walker -An Bronntanas
Colin Murphy - The Guarantee
Colin Teevan – Charlie
Actor in a Lead Role in Drama
Jamie Dornan - The Fall Series 2
Aidan Gillen - Charlie
Cillian Murphy - Peaky Blinders Series 2
Tom Vaughan Lawlor - Love/Hate 5
Actress in a Lead Role Drama
Caitriona Balfe - Outlander
Michelle Beamish - An Bronntanas (The Gift)
Maria Doyle Kennedy - Corp + Anam
Charlie Murphy - Love/Hate
Actor in a Supporting Role in Drama
John Connors - Love/Hate
Liam Cunningham - Game of Thrones
Stephen Rea - The Honourable Woman
Andrew Scott - Sherlock: His Last Vow
Actress in a Supporting Role in Drama
Charlotte Bradley - An Bronntanas (The Gift)
Aisling Franciosi - The Fall Series 2
Charlie Murphy - The Village (Series 2)
Mary Murray -Love/Hate 5
Director Of Photography
PJ Dillon -Vikings
Michael Lavelle - Patrick's Day
James Mather - Frank
Piers McGrail -Glassland
Costume Design
Joan Bergin - Vikings
Consolata Boyle - Miss Julie
Lorna Marie Mugan - Peaky Blinders
Eimear Ni Mhaoldomhnaigh -Jimmy's Hall
Uná Ní Dhonghaíle -The Missing
Nathan Nugent - Frank
Emer Reynolds - One Million Dubliners
Emer Reynolds - Patrick's Day
Make-Up & Hair Sponsored By M.A.C
All is by My Side
Ripper Street
Original Score
Ray Harman - Patrick's Day
David Holmes – ‘71
Stephen McKeon - Queen and Country
Stephen Rennicks – Frank
Production Design
Tom Conroy - Vikings
Mark Geraghty - Vikings
John Paul Kelly - The Theory of Everything
Donal Woods - Downton Abbey
The Canal
Game of Thrones
Patrick's Day
International Film
The Imitation Game
The Theory of Everything
International Actor
Steve Carrell – Foxcatcher
Benedict Cumberbatch – The Imitation Game
Jake Gyllenhall – Nightcrawler
Eddie Redmayne – The Theory of Everything
International Actress
Patricia Arquette - Boyhood
Toni Collette - Glassland
Jessica Chastain - Miss Julie
Julianne Moore - Still Alice